Author Archive for Kathryn

Canadian government documents and websites at risk!

The distribution of government documents is crucial to keeping citizens informed and able to make decisions.  Governments everywhere have experienced budgetary concerns and as a result, many depository programs are faced with challenges that seem insurmountable considering the lack of funds and staff to assure the maintenance of access to […]

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Celebrate your users!

Dag Hammerskjold Library has created an  map that focuses on United Nations research.  Researchers can tell their story and share what information they have found at a UN information center and add it to the interactive Findery map.  Combining GIS with user behavior, the UN Finderly map can also help […]

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In the spirit of the festive season, GIOPS (Government Information and Official Publications) has decided to give the gift of blog to everyone!  But what is GIOPS, you may ask?  The GIOPS group within the IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions) family focuses on information produced by governments, […]

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