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A Glimpse Inside the Hidden Vault Where Harvard Keeps Millions of Books | Gizmodo #libraries

Harvard’s flagship library, Widener, is an imposing granite cube built quite literally as shrine to the book. A central alcove cuts through the stacks to show off a prized relic: an original Gutenberg bible. 105 more words

Librarianship

UBIR working now

I hope you have all had a restful Bank Holiday weekend. It seems that UBIR has too, as it is now accessible as normal. Apologies for any inconvenience caused, and as ever, if you do encounter any problems with accessing any of our electronic resources, don’t hesitate to get in touch.

UBIR

Patience is the key for libraries that publish.

I don’t know about anyone else but as a child it was always really exciting when my Dad took us to the library once a week as it meant new stories, new adventures etc. 488 more words

Libraries

Reflections on the State

Today was the last day of my three week student placement at The State Library of NSW. My heart is a little heavy because I know that three weeks is not nearly enough to absorb all that is contained within their vast collection. 615 more words

NSW

Further thoughts on Peer Review & speeding up traditional journal publication

Back in January, I wrote about Peer Review. It’s a big topic! Here are some more reflections, following on from my last blog post about it. 977 more words

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How To Clean Up Repositories

According to the FTM Mac 3 Companion Guide “A repository is the location where an original source exists. This could be a library, archive, county courthouse, or cousin’s home.” From other gleanings a Repository should be a location where Documents are housed. 172 more words