Tag Archive for 'Digital Library of America'

ARL Statistics 2012–2013 Published

ARL has released the ARL Statistics 2012–2013, the latest in a series of annual publications that describe the collections, staffing, expenditures, and service activities of ARL’s 125 member libraries. ARL has also released ARL Academic Health Sciences Library Statistics 2012–2013, which covers 60 health sciences libraries at ARL institutions, and […]

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Authors Guild v. HathiTrust: Implications for Libraries

Jonathan Band, policybandwidth and legal counsel to the Library Copyright Alliance (LCA), has released an analysis of the recent Authors Guild v. HathiTrust decision, “What Does the HathiTrust Decision Mean for Libraries?” As Band notes, “The decision has implications for libraries that go far beyond the specific facts of the […]

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Don’t miss the chance to join 20,000 colleagues as the ALA Annual in Las Vegas!

ALA Annual Conference Las Vegas, June 26-July 1, 2014 Transforming Our Libraries, Ourselves read more: http://ala14.ala.org/

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UNISA Research and Innovation week 12 – 16 March 2012 Pretoria, South Africa

Read information about this great event organized by our South African colleagues 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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ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Acquisitions

ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Acquisitions Session: September 23 – October 18, 2013 This four-week online course provides an overview of acquiring, providing access to, administering, supporting, and monitoring access to electronic resources. Gives a basic background in electronic resource acquisitions including product trials, licensing, purchasing methods, and […]

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HathiTrust Partners With DPLA For Discovery Of Public Domain And Open

Read the press release here.

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