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Βιβλιοθήκες- «παράθυρα» στη γνώση, σε απομακρυσμένα και ακριτικά χωριά της Ελλάδας

Βιβλιοθήκες- «παράθυρα» στη γνώση, σε απομακρυσμένα και ακριτικά χωριά της Ελλάδας | Information Science | Scoop.it
Μία ακόμη βιβλιοθήκη θα ανοίξει τις πόρτες της για να υποδεχτεί δεκάδες φίλους των βιβλίων
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Περί βιβλιοθηκών... στην περιφέρεια ξανά - Η Αυγή Online

Περί βιβλιοθηκών... στην περιφέρεια ξανά - Η Αυγή Online | Information Science | Scoop.it
Εφημερίδα Αυγή - Ελλάδα - Ειδήσεις, Ρεπορτάζ, Ενημέρωση
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Περί βιβλιοθηκών ... και τεχνογνωσίας - Η Αυγή Online

Περί βιβλιοθηκών ... και τεχνογνωσίας - Η Αυγή Online | Information Science | Scoop.it
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Ο σκοταδισμός της πνευματικής ιδιοκτησίας – #opensource #digitalrights #greek

Ο σκοταδισμός της πνευματικής ιδιοκτησίας –  #opensource #digitalrights #greek | Information Science | Scoop.it
  Εδώ και πολλά χρόνια οι εταιρίες παραγωγής οπτικοακουστικού υλικού και οι οργανισμοί συλλογικής διαχείρισης πνευματικών δικαιωμάτων προσπαθούν να αντιμετωπίσουν τη διακίνηση πνευματικού έργου μέσ…
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Προτεραιότητα οι Δημόσιες Βιβλιοθήκες για το Υπουργείο Παιδείας

Προτεραιότητα οι Δημόσιες Βιβλιοθήκες για το Υπουργείο Παιδείας | Information Science | Scoop.it
Προτεραιότητα οι Δημόσιες Βιβλιοθήκες για το Υπουργείο Παιδείας
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Authority toolkit: a tool for creating and modifying LC/NACO authority records in OCLC

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WIPO Magazine: ‘Time for a single global copyright framework for libraries and archives’

WIPO Magazine: ‘Time for a single global copyright framework for libraries and archives’ | Information Science | Scoop.it
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Free librarian Natalya Sharina, detained for 'anti-Russia propaganda'

After police allegedly found work by banned writer Dmitry Korchinksy, Natalya was forced to spend two nights in a prison cell and is now under house arrest, facing up to five years in jail – simply for exercising her right to freedom of expression. Demand that the Russian authorities release her immediately.
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Österreichische Nationalbibliothek - Austrian National Library

Österreichische Nationalbibliothek - Austrian National Library | Information Science | Scoop.it
The beautiful baroque library of the Hapsburg empire
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Blog 2015 - Librarianship: “a glorious, attractive and enriching life”

Blog 2015 - Librarianship: “a glorious, attractive and enriching life” | Information Science | Scoop.it
At the Indiana Library Association conference in 1921, opening speaker Dr. A.S. Root, espoused the importance of library education and promoting the profession “…as a glorious, attractive and enriching life…”
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Librarians! Here's a Little Snark to Brighten Your Day

Librarians! Here's a Little Snark to Brighten Your Day | Information Science | Scoop.it
Library work can be stressful. But laughter is a great way to relieve stress, which is why I follow @LousyLibrarian on Twitter.
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Librarians in the Digital Age | American Libraries Magazine

Librarians in the Digital Age | American Libraries Magazine | Information Science | Scoop.it
ALA President Sari Feldman and President-Elect Julie Todaro respond to a recent Wall Street Journal editorial about librarians in the age of Google.
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Περί βιβλιοθηκών... και βιβλίων για όλους - Η Αυγή Online

Περί βιβλιοθηκών... και βιβλίων για όλους - Η Αυγή Online | Information Science | Scoop.it
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Updated: the story of Wikipedia and libraries is being rewritten around the world this week with #1Lib1Ref « Wikimedia blog

Updated: the story of Wikipedia and libraries is being rewritten around the world this week with #1Lib1Ref « Wikimedia blog | Information Science | Scoop.it
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How young librarians are figuring out the field's future — NewsWorks

How young librarians are figuring out the field's future — NewsWorks | Information Science | Scoop.it
This piece is part of our Rebirth Of The Library show Take a look at the rest of our stories  here pulse/libraryscience/   Today s information professionals say that Google hasn t made them
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You are not what you read: librarians purge user data to protect privacy

You are not what you read: librarians purge user data to protect privacy | Information Science | Scoop.it
US libraries are doing something even the most security-conscious private firm would never dream of: deleting sensitive information in order to protect users
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NASA Posts a Huge Library of Space Sounds, And You’re Free To Use Them

NASA Posts a Huge Library of Space Sounds, And You’re Free To Use Them | Information Science | Scoop.it
Create digital music, motion, mode, and more.
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DONATE a Solar-Equipped Library for Rural/Slum Community

DONATE a Solar-Equipped Library for Rural/Slum Community | Information Science | Scoop.it
True Happiness is Giving Society is a small community of women Volunteers who have purposed to give back to our society so as to ensure that the youth and upcoming generation have access to modern libraries, books, reading materials, computers etc Our First project in August 2015 was a (first of its kind outside the capital city) Basketball Camp for over 50 students (40 Girls/10 boys) held for one week at Raliew Girls secondary School in Siaya-Rural Kenya Our Second Project involves Purchasing and distributing of 20 feet and 40 feet containers pre-fabricated into libraries to the rural community starting with the kids that we met and offer them a chance to access more reading materials and a place to interact with fellow students and the world via the web. These containerized libraries will be fully powered through Solar power for ease of maintenance and also to promote clean energy within the communities. (Web pic:Sample container Library ) Each library unit will consist of books, computer devices, reading devices, floor mats for the younger learners, reading tables and chairs and will be attached to the schools and communities we already work with in Siaya and Kuwinda Slum in Nairobi. (Web pic:Sample container Library ) Each library unit will consist of books, computer devices, reading devices, floor mats for the younger learners, reading tables and chairs and will be attached to the schools and communities we already work with in Siaya and Kuwinda Slum in Nairobi. In return our Donors will be recognized in all the libraries we deploy and support with their names permanently remain on the walls and furniture of the facilities as a token of appreciation. o requires on the impact of the reading facilities and libraries to the performance of the children and their community as we do have communities where adults are also going back to school.. This money will be used as follows:- 1. Purchase and customizing, Installation of solar system of container library usd 5,000 2.Equipment and Books usd 5,000 Our passion and your dream to make this world a better place will be realized by giving back to the communities and the children of this world through access to modern educational facilities that will ensure that their future is secured and that they will be able to depend themselves given the knowledge that ME and YOU will have allowed them to have access to. Walk with us in this journey with your financial contribution-Lets make my rural Kenyan school in Siaya a better experience for our children. Short URL Link:- http://goget.fund/1O3UHHq
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The New York Public Library’s Erotica Collection

The New York Public Library’s Erotica Collection | Information Science | Scoop.it
“The works are hidden treasures, many of them awaiting discovery. Not even the curators and librarians know everything that is there. ‘There were many materials in the library’s special…
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4 Future Trends You Are Bound to See in K-12 School Libraries | The Edvocate

4 Future Trends You Are Bound to See in K-12 School Libraries | The Edvocate | Information Science | Scoop.it
Modern K-12 public libraries will offer intensely engaging learning environments to all students. How they will go about doing this is less certain, but the
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A Long Overdue Thank You to My Library

A Long Overdue Thank You to My Library | Information Science | Scoop.it
One rioter finally thanks her library for getting her through some tough times.
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