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RESOURCE: Linking Things on the Web: A Pragmatic Examination of Linked Data for Libraries, Archives and Museums

A new paper by Ed Summers (Library of Congress) on linked data for cultural heritage organizations. Here's the abstract: The Web publishing paradigm of Linked Data has been gaining traction in the ...
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Artículo sobre por qué Linked Data son importantes para bibliotecas, archivos y museos, las dificultades con las que podemos encontrarnos en el proceso, y posibles soluciones prácticas.

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The languages of the U.S. — in one map

The languages of the U.S. — in one map | Libraries and Archives 2.0 | Scoop.it
Among other findings, Italian is a popular language in a county in southeastern Montana.
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Mapa con los idiomas más hablados en USA. Publicado en The Washington Post

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Personal space awaits in the library

Personal space awaits in the library | Libraries and Archives 2.0 | Scoop.it
 

What’s your third space?

If you’re not at home and you’re not at work, where do you most like to spend time, enjoy yourself, feel part of the world?

Judith Hare says, increasingly, people’s third space is a library.

Via Anne Whisken
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Reflexión sobre el papel de la biblioteca como espacio comunitario.

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The future of libraries? In Japan, elevated study pods encourage conversation

The future of libraries? In Japan, elevated study pods encourage conversation | Libraries and Archives 2.0 | Scoop.it
Japan’s Seikei University has ingeniously designed isolation spheres which can be used for meetings or for group work. (This isn't your garden-variety university library design. Japan's Seikei U.

Via Anne Whisken
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Salas para trabajos en grupo en una biblioteca de Japón, con un diseño realmente futurista e innovador.

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RESOURCE: Linking Things on the Web: A Pragmatic Examination of Linked Data for Libraries, Archives and Museums

A new paper by Ed Summers (Library of Congress) on linked data for cultural heritage organizations. Here's the abstract: The Web publishing paradigm of Linked Data has been gaining traction in the ...
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Luis Larrea's comment, March 3, 2013 7:44 AM
Artículo sobre por qué Linked Data son importantes para bibliotecas, archivos y museos, las dificultades con las que podemos encontrarnos en el proceso, y posibles soluciones prácticas.
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Preservación digital. Tutoriales de instalación y uso | Bibliopos: Bibliotecas y Oposiciones

Preservación digital. Tutoriales de instalación y uso | Bibliopos: Bibliotecas y Oposiciones | Libraries and Archives 2.0 | Scoop.it
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Using Calibre For E-Book Management: Downloading and Setting Up

Using Calibre For E-Book Management: Downloading and Setting Up | Libraries and Archives 2.0 | Scoop.it
This first installment in TeleRead's ongoing Calibre user guide covers the process of downloading Calibre to your computer, and getting it properly set up.
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Manual on-line sobre el software Calibre, quizás el más utilizado para la gestión de e-readers.

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A Different Kind of Library Down Under

Sydney Australia will be getting a new library; library as learning space, meeting space and playing space.
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Video (en inglés)

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Libraries, immigrants, and digital literacy | Reading, Writing, Research

Libraries, immigrants, and digital literacy | Reading, Writing, Research | Libraries and Archives 2.0 | Scoop.it
Lots of people have trouble learning to use computers and the Internet. Immigrants have special problems. Libraries are devising creative ways to help.
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Reflexión sobre el papel que pueden jugar las bibliotecas en la integración de los inmigrantes, ofreciendo formación tanto del idioma como de alfabetización informacional.