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LwL Episode 23: Harry Wright

In Episode 23 of the Librarians with Lives podcast I chat to Harry Wright, who was a Library Assistant at a public library in Oxford, but will shortly be moving to an equivalent role at Friends Meeting House in London. 26 more words


My heroes: Retraction Watch and the librarians who love them

I had the good fortune to hear Ivan Oransky, cofounder of Retraction Watch, at the Massachusetts Health Sciences Library Network (MAHSLIN) annual meeting… 348 more words

March Journal Club - The Boolean is Dead?

Hi everyone! If, like me, you work as an instruction/reference/liaison/research librarian in an Australian university library, then I guess that you’re really busy right now! Here at my place of work, we’re in the midst of delivering umpteen lectures, presentations, demonstrations, workshops, drop-in sessions and one-on-one consultations to undergraduates, postgraduates and higher degree research candidates. 353 more words


Responding to and reimagining resilience in academic libraries.

Authors: Jacob Berg, Angela Galvan, and Eamon Tewell

ABSTRACT:  This article briefly introduces library staff to the concept of resilience, beginning with its origins and how it came to academic libraries. 67 more words

Academic Libraries

2023'e Doğru Türkiye'de Üniversite Kütüphaneleri (Mevcut Durum, Sorunlar, Standartlar Ve Çözüm Önerileri) Raporu

Çağın gereklerine uygun ve dünya ile rekabet edebilir bir eğitim, öğretim ve araştırma
altyapısı için üniversitelerin en azından kendi alanlarında üretilen bilgiye erişebilecek
ve bu bilgiyi 7/24 kullanıcılarının hizmetine sunabilecek altyapıya sahip olmaları gerekir. 903 more words


How do your promote your academic library's special collection?

I’ve just been having a conversation with our Special Collections Librarian here at Massey about ways we can promote our special collections. If we think about our main target market (which realistically is history academics and postgrads) then its quite small, but the value and impact they can derive from t the collection is quite high. 79 more words