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CBSE

Change is the only permanent thing in the world!

Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE, was established in the year 1929. It is one of the largest and oldest board of secondary education in India. 499 more words

Philosophical

Recap of Minitex ILL Conference

This year was the 25th anniversary of this annual conference, and a festive atmosphere was definitely in the air. Just when I thought I may need to fetch more caffeine, Lee Rainie took the stage for the opening keynote, which worked better than caffeine! 384 more words

General
Oh, I love London Society! It is entirely composed now of beautiful idiots and brilliant lunatics. Just what Society should be – Oscar Wilde
History

Planning. Paragraphs. Post-it notes: A Dyslexic, part-time PhD student shares his writing tips and tricks

“I go through spells where I don’t do anything. I just sort of have lunch—all day.”

Writing is not my natural forte, I like the Nora Ephron quote above about her writing process, so similar to mine.

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Organising your PT Phd by @SRDent89

Barbara Kingsolver

The following is an excerpt and emulation of Barbara Kingsolver’s work, and also an interview of the author herself. Enjoy! 1,310 more words

Academic

“Dear Esteemed Author:” Spotting a Predatory Publisher in 10 Easy Steps

If you read the title and had some idea what it meant, you have probably received a letter from a dubious-looking publisher, asking you to submit your work. 2,262 more words

Education