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Ranganathan

While reminding myself which number I needed for ‘Law 2′ I found quite a discussion about the applicability of Ranganathan’s ‘Five Laws of Library Science’ to libraries today and to digital information.  266 more words

Unreliable sauces

I’m trying to focus on some off-line work at the moment, but it’s December, silly season is kicking in, and I keep getting lost down webby paths. 21 more words

Information Profession

Welcome!

This blog will chronicle my experiences working through my Masters of Library Science degree at Wayne State University— for now, it will be centered around my first class, LIS 6010: Intro to the Information Profession. 38 more words

Workshop 2: What is the Library and Information Profession (Wednesday 19th March, 2014)

The workshop titled, ‘What is the Library and Information Profession’, was the second one held for the benefit of students enrolled in INN634 Professional Practice. 221 more words

Professional Development Activities

Who should lead Knowledge Management initiatives?

As with many roles that those with LIS qualifications find themselves in, Knowledge Management is not something that you can say you work in and not expect a couple of follow up questions. 955 more words

Information Profession

Seeking and Sharing Health Information Online: Comparing Search Engines and Social Media

Seeking and Sharing Health Information Online: Comparing Search Engines and Social Media
Source: Microsoft Research

Search engines and social media are two of the most commonly used online services; in this paper, we examine how users appropriate these platforms for online health activities via both large-scale log analysis and a survey of 210 people.

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Technology And Internet

RESPONDING TO CHANGE: FEE BASED LIBRARY SERVICES AS PANACEA FOR LIBRARY DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA

AUTHOR: EBELE N. ANYAOKU

FROM UNIZIK JOURNAL OF RESEARCH IN LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE VOL. 3 NO 2. DECEMBER, 2012

PUBLISHED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE, … 174 more words

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