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A Librarian’s Guide to #OER in the Maker Space | School Library Journal | #makerspaces #resources #tech #digital #libraries

OER Commons is a digital library where educators can find resources to develop, support and amplify their maker space practices. The site is searchable by subject, grade level or standard. 70 more words


Two centuries of mapping and locating

How can a historian cope with all invitations to look at celebrations and centenary events? On this blog you will expect me to present a different look at such events. 4,149 more words

Legal History

Library School - Collection Management

This is the second of two posts covering the modules I completed in Semester 2 (Spring 2015) of library school. The first was on the Organising Knowledge module. 588 more words


Ancestry.com & Gannett Collaborate To Bring >80 U.S. Newspapers Online — #Genealogy

Dateline 24-August-2015 — Two days ago this announcement / presswire was published: here . It said that more than 80 newspapers would be digitized and brought online. 222 more words


Creating the First Cultural #DigitalLibrary in Canada's North | University of Alberta #libraries #culture

(Edmonton) When you live 400 kilometres from the nearest library, getting information can be a real challenge. Professor Ali Shiri of the University of Alberta’s School of Library and Information Studies is leading a project to address this issue. 110 more words


Comparison of Digital Archives from the Point of Sustainability

Sümeyye Akça

Hacettepe University Department of Information Management, 06800 Ankara, Turkey. Email: sumeyyeakca@hacettepe.edu.tr

Zehra Taşkın

Hacettepe University Department of Information Management, 06800 Ankara, Turkey. Email: ztaskin@hacettepe.edu.tr… 210 more words

Conference Proceedings

A New Ranking Scheme for the Institutional Scientific Performance [IMA]


We propose a new performance indicator to evaluate the productivity of research institutions by their disseminated scientific papers. The new quality measure includes two principle components: the normalized impact factor of the journal in which paper was published, and the number of citations received per year since it was published. 113 more words

Instrumentation And Methods For Astrophysics