Monthly Archive for October, 2013

Cha(lle)nging The Dynamics Of Privilege In Archives And Technology

Give thought to this archivistic post here.

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ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management, November 18 – December 13, 2013

LIMITED SPACE REMAINING ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management Session 5:   November 18 – December 13, 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 […]

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Peru: Open Access Week, October 2013

Semana Internacional del Acceso Abierto en Perú Fecha: 23 Octubre 2013 (17:00 – 20:00 horas) Lugar: Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Ciudad Universitaria, VEO (Sala E) Enlace de transmisión en vivo: http://envivo.pucp.edu.pe/acceso — En el marco de la Semana Internacional del Acceso Abierto 2013, la Sección de Bibliotecología y Ciencias de la Información […]

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The Value of Research Data: Metrics for datasets from a cultural and technical point of view

This report presents a first landscape study of creating and promoting data metrics and the assessment of the use of datasets in scientific work as a tool to stimulate data sharing. Read more about this Knowledge Exchange repoprt

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Incentives, Integration, and Mediation: Sustainable Practices for Populating Repositories

Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR): Ten years ago, Clifford Lynch, CNI Executive Director, described a key moment in scholarly communication in his publication, Institutional Repositories: Essential Infrastructure for Scholarship in the Digital Age. However, despite their great potential, some of the issues Lynch described in 2003 still resonate, particularly […]

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Report Maps International Repository Approaches

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) has launched a report on international approaches to caring for digital content. The study revealed the different emphases that digital projects place on access to versus digital content preservation. Read this Research information articke here and access the report here.  

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Reuse of Books = Art

See why and how here.

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