We’ve all heard—and many of us have probably invoked ourselves—the admonition “don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good.” It’s a concept that has kind of a fraught history in library discourse, because it embodies a tension that exists...
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"All images courtesy of Professional Library Literature with special thanks to the anonymous creator of these brilliant book parodies, who, I suspect, may be in fear of losing their job if outed. Additional thanks to B.T. Carver of LISNews for drawing our attention to this delightful webpage. There are more of the same on the site."
New York Daily News After new report, councilman calls for unification of city libraries Capital New York (Galante was put on indefinite leave last week by the library's board after Mayor Bill de Blasio and Queens Borough President Melinda Katz...
The digital repository launched earlier this month is discussed in this announcement from Washington University in St. Louis. From the Announcement: Washington University Libraries, the library system of Washington University in St.
Illegally breaking into licensed library content doesn’t require sophisticated hacking skills—just a legitimate network account. Higher education recently discovered such accounts for sale on the Internet.
The $25 million grant is the largest grant ever given by the William Penn Foundation. It’s also the largest grant ever received by the Free Library of Philadelphia. The renovations are part of the just announced 21st Century Libraries Initiative.
Radical Librarianship: how ninja librarians are ensuring patrons' electronic ... Boing Boing This information is often thoughtlessly collected and stored, allowing government or law enforcement to make requests for library computer records.