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Digging Deeper: The Form and Function of Manuscripts

Digging Deeper: The Form and Function of Manuscripts | Information Science | Scoop.it
Digging Deeper: The Form and Function of Manuscripts introduces you to the ways medieval manuscripts are interpreted, conserved, and disseminated in the digital age.
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Never trust a corporation to do a library’s job — The Message — Medium

Never trust a corporation to do a library's job - The Message - Medium
As Google abandons its past, Internet archivists step in to save our collective memory.
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Fresh Node.js links #4 | News, Articles, Tutorials and Libraries

Fresh Node.js links #4 | News, Articles, Tutorials and Libraries | Information Science | Scoop.it
Hoist is an integration platform as a service https://hoist.io/ Scott Corgan takes us on a tour of that code along with nash, the library he wrote to craft this command line masterpiece. http://hangouts.readthesource.io/hangouts/nash-divshot-cli/ Tutorial explaining how to create a drag-and-drop functionality with React.js http://kentwilliam.com/articles/rich-drag-and-drop-in-react-js https://www.joyent.com/blog/announcing-the-inaugural-nodejs-incubator-members Promise You Call Me Back – another
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Conference Presentation: Slide Deck: “The Digital Public Library of America and Academic Libraries: How the DPLA Advances Teaching, Learning, and Research” | LJ INFOdocket

Conference Presentation: Slide Deck: “The Digital Public Library of America and Academic Libraries: How the DPLA Advances Teaching, Learning, and Research” | LJ INFOdocket | Information Science | Scoop.it
Here's a slide deck shared during a presentation at the just concluded ACRL 2015 in Portland, OR. Title The Digital Public Library of America and Academic Libraries: How the DPLA Advances Teaching, Learning, and Research Authors/Presenters Michael J. Paulus, Jr.
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School librarians: more than checking out books | Community Advocate

School librarians: more than checking out books | Community Advocate | Information Science | Scoop.it
Collaborating with teachers and the community, coordinating special projects, and utilizing new technology are all part of a typical day of a Northborough or Southborough school librarian.
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Homage to Libraries and Librarians… time to pen yours?

Homage to Libraries and Librarians… time to pen yours? | Information Science | Scoop.it
If you have five minutes I would like to give you a virtual tour in words around Wood Green Central...
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Researching Sex, Sexuality and Sexology

Researching Sex, Sexuality and Sexology | Information Science | Scoop.it
Sexology, the interdisciplinary scientific study of sex has been an integral component to the study of humanity. If you are currently researching any topics relating to the areas of sexology, sexuality or sex, consider visiting The New York Public Library's research collections! Whether you find sexology to be deeply fascinating or awfully embarrassing, there is a plethora of resources available to conduct your research.
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Σχολική βιβλιοθήκη

Σχολική βιβλιοθήκη | Information Science | Scoop.it
Σύστημα διαχείρισης μιας σχολικής βιβλιοθήκης Λογισμικό εργαστηρίου
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Περί βιβλιοθηκών....και άνοιξης - Η Αυγή Online

Περί βιβλιοθηκών....και άνοιξης - Η Αυγή Online | Information Science | Scoop.it
Εικόνες με ήλιο και γαλάζιο ουρανό μάς έρχονται στον νου καθώς προχωρά αυτός ο βροχερός Μάρτης. Περιμένουμε όλοι την άνοιξη. Με πολλαπλά σημεία ανάγνωσης της φράσης, η ελληνική κοινωνία ζει με την προσμονή αυτή...
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Desertificación bibliotecaria y bibliotecarios : transformaciones y desafíos, algunas reflexiones sobre este trabajador del conocimiento. - Infotecarios

Desertificación bibliotecaria y bibliotecarios : transformaciones y desafíos, algunas reflexiones sobre este trabajador del conocimiento. - Infotecarios | Information Science | Scoop.it
Desertificación bibliotecaria y bibliotecarios : transformaciones y desafíos, algunas reflexiones sobre este trabajador del conocimiento
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UNESCO’s Open Access (OA) Curriculum is now online | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

UNESCO’s Open Access (OA) Curriculum is now online | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization | Information Science | Scoop.it
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Εγώ και η βιβλιοθήκη

Εγώ και η βιβλιοθήκη | Information Science | Scoop.it
Library at Melk Abbey in Austria Του Νίκου Τσούλια       Είναι σχέση πάθους και αγάπης, είναι σχέση ερωτική και πνευματική. Είναι βέβαια και σχέση παρακολουθητική, γιατί τροφοδοτείται από την ίδια ...

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How do you design the library of the future? — Medium

How do you design the library of the future? — Medium | Information Science | Scoop.it
ARE you sitting comfortably? Here is the Story of the Decline of the Academic Library.
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When This Kid Asked For A New Book, Local Police Gave Him A Whole Library

Bookstores around the nation are closing their doors and libraries are even quieter than usual, but there’s a glimmer of hope for the classic paperback. Something called Little Free Libraries is encouraging literacy across the country.

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Discussion topic: Games and libraries

Discussion topic: Games and libraries | Information Science | Scoop.it
This week’s discussion topic will look at the connection between libraries and games – this seems to be as varied as the types of libraries themselves. From a traditional focus on board games to th...
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Reading literary fiction improves empathy, study finds

Reading literary fiction improves empathy, study finds | Information Science | Scoop.it
New research shows works by writers such as Charles Dickens and Téa Obreht sharpen our ability to understand others' emotions – more than thrillers or romance novels, writes Liz Bury
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Ψηφιακές βιβλιοθήκες σε Ελλάδα και εξωτερικό - Ξεφυλλίστε τις | AlfaVita - Εκπαιδευτικό Ενημερωτικό Δίκτυο

Ψηφιακές βιβλιοθήκες σε Ελλάδα και εξωτερικό - Ξεφυλλίστε τις | AlfaVita - Εκπαιδευτικό Ενημερωτικό Δίκτυο | Information Science | Scoop.it
Ενημερωθείτε από το εκπαιδευτικό δίκτυο της ΑλφαΒήτα!
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Will Libraries Exist in the Future? If So, They’ll Be Very Different.

Will Libraries Exist in the Future? If So, They’ll Be Very Different. | Information Science | Scoop.it
Around the turn of the 20th century—a golden age for libraries in America—the Snead Bookshelf Company of Louisville, Ky., developed a new system for large-stack library shelving. Snead’s multifloor stack systems can still be seen in many important libraries built in that era, for instance at Harvard, Columbia, the Vatican,...
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