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AFACT argues to keep copyright status quo | ZDNet

AFACT argues to keep copyright status quo | ZDNet | Information Science | Scoop.it
In a lengthy submission to the review on Australian copyright law, the content industry has argued against changing the Copyright Act to be more flexible in the digital age.
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Infographic: 40 Ways to Stay Creative

Infographic: 40 Ways to Stay Creative | Information Science | Scoop.it
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European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - Meet Poppy, the open-source, 3D-printed robot set to inspire innovation in classrooms

European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - Meet Poppy, the open-source, 3D-printed robot set to inspire innovation in classrooms | Information Science | Scoop.it
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Minutes of the 5th meeting of the Member State expert group on a pan-European open data portal of 11 September 2014

The document contain the minutes of the 5th meeting of the Member State expert group on a pan-European open data portal held on 11 September 2014.
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Digital Citizenship Week: Share Awesome Online

Digital Citizenship Week: Share Awesome Online | Information Science | Scoop.it
Given how ubiquitous technology is, and with kids getting more tech-savvy than ever and new gadgets, social media platforms and apps being released every day, keeping children safe online is very important....
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Καθ'οδόν για την ελληνική αγορά οι πρώτες Δωροκάρτες Google Play

Καθ'οδόν για την ελληνική αγορά οι πρώτες Δωροκάρτες Google Play | Information Science | Scoop.it
Σύντομα αναμένεται να φτάσουν στην ελληνική αγορά οι πρώτες δωροκάρτες Google Play. Πρόκειται για προπληρωμένες κάρτες που θα διαθέτουν τα καταστήματα λιανικής για την αγορά apps, βιβλίων, ταινιών, μουσικής και της συνδρομητικής υπηρεσίας Music All...
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Στις αίθουσες το 2015 το χαμένο αριστούργημα του Όρσον Ουέλς

Στις αίθουσες το 2015 το χαμένο αριστούργημα του Όρσον Ουέλς | Information Science | Scoop.it
Θεωρείται ένα ημιτελές αριστούργημα που ποτέ δεν είχε την τύχη να προβληθεί στις κινηματογραφικές αίθουσες: το «The Other Side of the Wind» ήταν το τελευταίο -ανολοκλήρωτο- κινηματογραφικό πρότζεκτ με το οποίο καταπιάστηκε ο Όρσον Ουέλς και που τον...
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2 ΠΕ/ΤΕ Βιβλιοθηκονόμοι στο ΤΕΙ Πελοποννήσου

2 ΠΕ/ΤΕ Βιβλιοθηκονόμοι στο ΤΕΙ Πελοποννήσου | Information Science | Scoop.it

Δύο θέσεις ΠΕ/ΤΕ Βιβλιοθηκονόμων στο ΤΕΙ Πελοποννήσου (Καλαμάτα και Σπάρτη). 


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Εκδήλωση | Η Χρησιμότητα της Σχολικής Βιβλιοθήκης | 23-24.10.2014

Στις 23 και 24 Οκτωβρίου πραγματοποιήθηκε εκπαιδευτικό σεμινάριο από την Βιβλιοθηκονόμο Μολέ Βασιλική στο...

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Virtual Conferences: Free Professional Development

Virtual Conferences: Free Professional Development | Information Science | Scoop.it
Conferences have always been a source for professional development and networking with other professionals in the field. For the busy professional or student, national conferences can be expensive ...
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A Call for Digital Media Ethics - Publishing Perspectives

A Call for Digital Media Ethics - Publishing Perspectives | Information Science | Scoop.it
Marcello Vena of AllBrain in Italy is repulsed by a recent report on publishing on Vox.com and calls for a renewed sense of ethics in those covering digital media.
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Conferences and events: academic and special libraries in Ireland

Conferences and events: academic and special libraries in Ireland | Information Science | Scoop.it
Today's guest post on conferences and events comes from our Ireland Coordinator, Dr Eva Hornung: I'm on the committee of the Academic & Special Libraries Section of the Library Association of I...
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Open Access: Looking Back at Ten Years of Open Access Publishing

Open Access: Looking Back at Ten Years of Open Access Publishing | Information Science | Scoop.it
Wednesday, November 19th, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET / 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM PTJoin our panelists as they reflect on a decade of Open Access publishing at Oxford University Press and explore the challenges and opportunities of Open Access for publishers, scholars and librarians.
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Περί βιβλιοθηκών...και βιβλίων - Η Αυγή Online

Περί βιβλιοθηκών...και βιβλίων - Η Αυγή Online | Information Science | Scoop.it
Η διαδρομή του βιβλίου έχει πολλές στάσεις. Αφετηρία της, το μυαλό του δημιουργού του. Μυθοπλασία, επιστήμη, γνώση, γεννημένες από την ανάγκη της έκφρασης. Και η μηχανή ξεκινά. Με παραδοσιακούς ή σύγχρονους τρόπους, στον εκδότη και στους εργαζόμενους του εκδοτικού οίκου, στον τυπογράφο και στους...
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Top 10 Cloud Myths

Top 10 Cloud Myths | Information Science | Scoop.it
Cloud computing is uniquely susceptible to the perils of myths due to the nature, confusion and hype surrounding it, according to Gartner, Inc. These myths slow things down, impede innovation and i...
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Agenda of the 5th meeting of the Member States expert group on the pan-European open data portal of 11 September 2014

This is the agenda of the 5th meeting of the Member States expert group on the pan-European open data portal of 11 September 2014
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EU Open Data Portal, presentation by Agnieszka Zajac, Publications Office, at the 5th meeting of the sub-group on the pan-European open data portal on 11 September 2014

These Powerpoint slides explain the state of play of the development of the Open Data portal of the EU institutions, agencies and bodies given at the 5th meeting of Member States experts on the develo
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The Future of Book Distribution

The Future of Book Distribution | Information Science | Scoop.it
I wrote a post called "Distribution 101" in February about distribution in which I laid out the what's what of distribution. If you don't understand what distribution is, you might want to start there....
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States Should Spend Less on Prisons, More on Schools

States Should Spend Less on Prisons, More on Schools | Information Science | Scoop.it
The savings from criminal justice reforms wouldn't fully finance the increased education investments needed, partly because states will likely spend much of the savings elsewhere. But reordering state priorities away from maintaining large prison pop...
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What I Want from Library Ebooks | Peer to Peer Review

What I Want from Library Ebooks | Peer to Peer Review | Information Science | Scoop.it
In my last column I discussed the various problems that I have with ebooks for academic libraries. Now I’d like to lay out what I want from library ebooks and what it would take for me to switch from print to electronic as the preferred format for books.
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The Size of the Open Access Market

The Size of the Open Access Market | Information Science | Scoop.it
A report from Simba Information tallies the total value of the open access marketplace, putting OA at 2.3% of the total market for STM journals. It documents as well, without comment, that more an...
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Free For All: Inside the Public Library

Free For All: Inside the Public Library | Information Science | Scoop.it
Help us make our film about America's amazing public libraries and the urgent need to keep them open, innovating, and free for all.
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How Your Technology Is Manipulating You

How Your Technology Is Manipulating You | Information Science | Scoop.it
In his new best seller, A Deadly Wandering: A Tale of Tragedy and Redemption in the Age of Attention, New York Times journalist and Pulitzer Prize winner Matt Richtel explores the neuroscience of our obsession with our phones in the context of a dead...
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Call for Nominations: 2015 CLA Advancement of Intellectual Freedom in Canada Award

Call for Nominations: 2015 CLA Advancement of Intellectual Freedom in Canada Award | Information Science | Scoop.it
The CLA Intellectual Freedom Advisory Committee is now seeking nominations for the 2015 CLA Advancement of Intellectual Freedom in Canada Award. The deadline for submissions is Friday, November 14,...
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