Monthly Archive for March, 2013

Fundamentals of Collection Development & Management: April-June ALCTS Web Course

ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Assessment Session: April 29 – June 7, 2013 This six-week online course introduces the fundamental aspects of collection assessment in libraries. The course is designed for those who are responsible for or interested in collection assessment in all types and sizes of libraries. The […]

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Where Are MOOCs Really Going?

Beyond the Buzz, Where Are MOOCs Really Going? Read the Wired article here. Just in time. Michael Horn and Clayton Christensen say the real disruptive potential of MOOCs lies in their ability to provide customized learning experiences as demand moves from the traditional degree toward on-the-job education. And although a […]

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Fundamentals of Collection Development & Management: April-May ALCTS Web Course

ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Development and  Management Session:  April 29 – May 24, 2013 This four-week online course addresses the basic components of collection development and management (CDM) in libraries. The course was developed by Peggy Johnson, University of  Minnesota. Complete definition of collection development and collection management […]

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The Librarian As A Landscape

Check yhy you need a librarian in this landscape and road.  

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Is Digital Preservation A Fairy Tale?

Read About Snow Byte And The Seven Formats…

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Would You Care For Second-Hand E-books?

That’s a possibility, according to this New York Times article.  

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Buy Your Own Books For The Benefit Of Your Library Collections?

To see the approach taken by a Toronto Public Library private partnership look here, and access the service here.

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