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Excited about #Science: #AcademicLibraries get their students and community engaged

Dr. Dave demonstrates Bernoulli’s principle with a leaf blower and toilet paper at Ohio State University’s Whiz Bang Science Café at Worthington Libraries.
Photo: Worthington (Ohio) Libraries… 960 more words
Academic Libraries

The Accidental Library Director

If you would have told me just over a year ago that I would be a library director, hysterical laughter would be my response:

But here I am. 827 more words


Let's dance! Thoughts and cases on academic and public library collaboration

Written in collaboration with awesome public library ninja Marie Engberg Eirikkson from Gladsaxe Public Libraries and with contribuation from great library peeps from around the globe. 1,873 more words


University of Iowa Libraries: UI Libraries collaborates to expand access to research data

University of Iowa Libraries: UI Libraries collaborates to expand access to research data. “Students, faculty, and researchers across the Midwest and beyond will gain crucial access to large research datasets through a secure, cloud-based platform called CADRE (Collaborative Archive & Data Research Environment). 21 more words

Tweaks & Updates

Big Picture Librarian

We are part of an amazing profession built on helping others. As I’ve been pondering my next steps in the profession and what my place is in it ( 1,365 more words


Halloween 2018: Pumpkin Carving (Updated with winners)

This year’s selection of pumpkins decorated by our student assistants.

And the winners are:

3rd Place TIE: Cat-o-lantern & Baby Jack with Braces

2nd Place:  36 more words


Access to research should be free and easily available, right? This is the ethos of Open Access – that anyone can benefit from the research that public money funds. 584 more words

Open Access