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LSE cited as example of best practice in digital and information literacy

I delighted to report that LSE's MY592 Information Literacy for Research programme, has been highlighted as an example of good practice in enhancing the information literacy skills of postgraduate ...
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Want to influence the world? Map reveals the best languages to speak

Want to influence the world? Map reveals the best languages to speak | Information Science | Scoop.it
New method of measuring cultural transmission suggests some tongues spread ideas better than others
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openaccess.gr/blog » Η αναφορά στις άδειες Creative Commons- παραδείγματα καλής χρήσης

openaccess.gr/blog » Η αναφορά στις άδειες Creative Commons- παραδείγματα καλής χρήσης | Information Science | Scoop.it
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Xρήστης ελεύθερου λογισμικού: Το Google Drive υποστηρίζει πλέον τα ανοικτά έγγραφα ODF

Xρήστης ελεύθερου λογισμικού: Το Google Drive υποστηρίζει πλέον τα ανοικτά έγγραφα ODF | Information Science | Scoop.it
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Neil Gaiman, reading and libraries

Neil Gaiman, reading and libraries | Information Science | Scoop.it
As I was wondering what to share with our ILN community in the last week before we go on holidays, holidays that I am very much looking forward to after a very busy year,  I came across again Neil ...
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Creating the Future of Ebooks | Peer to Peer Review

Creating the Future of Ebooks | Peer to Peer Review | Information Science | Scoop.it
In my last two columns I explored what I called the “mess of ebooks” and explained what I want from library ebooks. In this column I want to discuss a possible future that could be good for libraries and for publishers. Right now everything is in flux. Publishers are understandably wary of selling Digital Rights Management (DRM)-free ebooks to libraries, and the patron driven acquisition (PDA) model some libraries want might not be sustainable for publishers. Libraries are struggling to buy book
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Colombian Online Library El Libro Total Expands Into Print - Publishing Perspectives

Colombian Online Library El Libro Total Expands Into Print - Publishing Perspectives | Information Science | Scoop.it
Colombia's El Libro Total, a free multimedia online library of more than 45,000 titles, is now expanding into mobile and print editions.
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tovima.gr - Ο BHMA FΜ για καλό σκοπό στον Πειραιά

tovima.gr - Ο BHMA FΜ για καλό σκοπό στον Πειραιά | Information Science | Scoop.it
«Eνα βιβλίο, ένα ευρώ, για ένα καλό»: με αυτό το σύνθημα το (καθιερωμένο πλέον) φιλανθρωπικό χριστουγεννιάτικο bazaar βιβλίου του BHMA FM ανοίγει τις...
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Θυμάσαι πώς να διαβάζεις δωρεάν; - Στέλλα Κάσδαγλη

Θυμάσαι πώς να διαβάζεις δωρεάν; - Στέλλα Κάσδαγλη | Information Science | Scoop.it
Φτιάξαμε ένα web app με όλες τις δανειστικές βιβλιοθήκες της Ελλάδας. Μπορείτε να τις ψάξετε στο χάρτη ή με το όνομα της περιοχής στην οποία μένετε.
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Public Libraries: “Independent Library Report for England” Published Today | LJ INFOdocket

Public Libraries: “Independent Library Report for England” Published Today | LJ INFOdocket | Information Science | Scoop.it
The full text report is embedded below. It was published by the UK Department for Culture, Media & Sport and the Department for Communities and Local Government Coverage of Report From the BBC Public libraries in England are at a crossroads and must adapt if they are to survive, an independent report into the future of the service has said.
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The Lord of the Libraries - YouTube

The Lord of the Libraries - YouTube | Information Science | Scoop.it
Before winning an Emmy for his work on "Heroes," then-student Chris Martin wrote and directed 2004's "The Lord of the Libraries" - a tale of action, adventur...
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Doing Better With Open Access Advocacy

Doing Better With Open Access Advocacy | Information Science | Scoop.it
When thinking about open access to content, is it appropriate to equate disabling downloads with lack of support for the visually impaired?
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Περί βιβλιοθηκών...και μούχλας - Η Αυγή Online

Περί βιβλιοθηκών...και μούχλας - Η Αυγή Online | Information Science | Scoop.it
Όταν ο δημοσιογράφος ξέρει τα πάντα! Ναι, τότε δεν χρειάζονται οι βιβλιοθήκες. Αρκεί η γνώμη τού δημοσιογράφου. Η κρίση του και η άποψή του ως θέσφατο. Συμπεριλαμβάνει όλη τη γνώση και τη σοφία της ανθρωπότητας. Ναι, οι βιβλιοθήκες είναι άχρηστες...
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Worldreader on Book Donations in the Digital Age - Publishing Perspectives

Worldreader on Book Donations in the Digital Age - Publishing Perspectives | Information Science | Scoop.it
Dani Zacarias of Worldreader argues book donations have a dramatic impact on the developing world and it is both easier and cheaper in the digital age.
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If Ebooks are Software, It's Time for Version 2.0 - Publishing Perspectives

If Ebooks are Software, It's Time for Version 2.0 - Publishing Perspectives | Information Science | Scoop.it
Low-cost ebook conversions enabled massive growth of the market, but there were many errors. It's now time to upgrade those ebooks to a higher quality.
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Manual for the Future of Librarianship Submission Form | Transforming Libraries

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5 tips για να πάψετε να διαμαρτύρεστε πως δεν έχετε χρόνο για διάβασμα

5 tips για να πάψετε να διαμαρτύρεστε πως δεν έχετε χρόνο για διάβασμα | Information Science | Scoop.it
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3 Ways Social Media Can Improve School Culture

3 Ways Social Media Can Improve School Culture | Information Science | Scoop.it
I was having a great conversation the other day with a good friend, and she was sharing how many boards aren't really worried about "social media" because they are needing to actually focus on impr...
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tovima.gr - Ο πολιτισμός στον ναό του χρήματος

tovima.gr - Ο πολιτισμός στον ναό του χρήματος | Information Science | Scoop.it
Με την είσοδό του στο Μέγαρο της Τράπεζας της Ελλάδος, μεταξύ των οδών Πανεπιστημίου και Σταδίου, τον επισκέπτη τυλίγει ένα άρωμα χρήματος και Ιστορί...
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