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Some notes on the history of tolerance

Tolerance and intolerance are themes at the center of many contemporary debates, and their prominence has become stronger after the tragic events in France on January 7 and 8, 2015. 2,917 more words

Legal History

Cloud Digital Libraries

I noticed this morning a blog post on the Wellcome Library plans to build a cloud-based digital library platform, ‘Moving the Wellcome Library to the cloud… 155 more words

Digital Libraries

Dabbling in Digital - An Initiation with British Library Labs

British Library Labs is an initiative funded by the Mellon Foundation, currently in its third year. The project actively encourages researchers and developers to work with the Library and its digital… 428 more words

British Library

Browse More Than 1,000 Original Sketches Of Mid-Century Fashion | Co.Design

Image Credit: The New York Public Library Digital Collections: Art and Picture Collection

In 1957, three New York designers Walter Teitelbaum, Leo Boren, and Howard Steel founded a company called Creators Studio that produced fashion design concepts. 80 more words

Technology

Cultural Heritage Institutions and Archives have the potential to set the agenda for major applications of Linked Data

Cultural Heritage institutions like libraries, museums and archives are faced with many different challenges in preparing Linked Data, as this essay will survey. For example there is rich variety between the different institutions, in terms of what they collect and what function they serve, even what language they speak, which can lead to different preferences in metadata standards. 3,229 more words

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The Information Professional - Embracing New Roles and Technologies With Confidence

It’s here! We have a finalised list of speakers for our upcoming seminar on the 22nd of June. The venue is confirmed as Gort Public Library, Queen Street, Gort. 482 more words

Networking

Digital Libraries: Summer 2012

Instructor:

Catherine Stollar Peters

School:

University at Albany

Semester:

Summer 2012

Description:

This course will focus on methodology and techniques of creating and using digital libraries. 101 more words

2012