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Resource Description & Access (RDA): RDA: What it is --

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Are Libraries Dead?

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by the Reader’s Carnival Team





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The noble library has been around since 2600 BCE, the most famous being the Library of Alexandria. These institutions collected, archived and shared the world’s knowledge.
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RDA Templates

Cataloging educator Deborah Fritz and library software developer Richard Fritz founded "The MARC of Quality" in 1992 to provide training, software, and datab...
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Libraries are branching out into digital - Fortune

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Libraries are branching out into digital Fortune But last year the Ann Arbor District Library came to them with an offer so exotic even they hadn't encountered one like it before -- for a flat fee the library wanted to give away everything...
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Will Eisner Graphic Novel Grants for Libraries | Games & Gaming Round Table (GameRT)

Wish my academic library had a heavy focus on the arts because THIS WILL EISNER GRANT SOUNDS AMAZEBALLS! http://t.co/Q0jr9oCL6T #comics
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Libraries: More Than Books | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Most librarians can help you find books. But in Colorado, they are helping patrons build skills and explore new careers. http://www.gatesfoundation.org/unite...
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Conversations with President Becker: Paul Courant - The Future of Academic Libraries

Georgia State University President Mark Becker had a public conversation about the future of academic libraries on Feb. 22, 2012, with Paul Courant, universi...
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What difference do prison libraries make? | CILIP

What difference do prison libraries make? The link between literacy levels and reoffending: http://t.co/gTlTGB3l3p
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Crunch time for future of libraries

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SOUTHEND’S libraries will remain open after enough people volunteered to help run them for free.
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Changes from AACR2 to RDA. Part 1

http://ala.org/alcts An ALCTS webinar. RDA: Resource Description & Access was published in June 2010 and has been undergoing a test by the U.S. national libr...
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The Public Library as Publisher - Library Journal

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Library Journal The Public Library as Publisher Library Journal Public libraries have been publishers before, largely of annual reports, bulletins, and printed catalogs of special collections–items that are now integrated into the catalog itself or...
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Resource Description and Access (RDA): Information and Resources in Preparation for RDA (Aquisitions and Bibliographic Control, Library of Congress)

Resource Description and Access (RDA): Information and Resources in Preparation for RDA (Aquisitions and Bibliographic Control, Library of Congress). Access information about cataloging policy and practices, cataloging training and documentation, and authority records.

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11 issues facing academic libraries right now. | Deepening the ...

11 issues facing academic libraries right now. | Deepening the ... | Libraries | Scoop.it
A friend asked me if I had any thoughts on the top issues facing academic libraries right now, for a class she's teaching for first year LIS students. It turns out -- no surprise -- I do have thoughts about that!
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African history The Lost Libraries of Timbuktu (full) .mp4

Aminatta Forna tells the story of legendary Timbuktu and its long hidden legacy of hundreds of thousands of ancient manuscripts. With its university founded ...
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