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Guidelines for Parliamentary Research Services

The Guidelines for Parliamentary Research Services, a joint publication between IFLA and the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), was launched on 13 August at the Section’s pre-conference in Cape Town, South Africa. 234 more words

Library 2.0

The fall of the Library Fortress

The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder
– Ralph W. Sockman

Some months back I attended Nordic Library Meeting in Stockholm. 871 more words

Academic Libraries

Relevancy Ranking in Discovery Services

Imagining an academic library without a discovery service (be it Ebsco, Summon, Primo…etc) has become practically impossible. Where else could you begin general keyword searches or article title searching? 1,513 more words

Linked Open Data in Libraries

– Written by Library Lab Fellow Knut Anton Bøckman, library system consultant at The Royal Library, Copenhagen

Linked Open Data (LOD) is a method for making structured data more useful on the web. 1,338 more words


"The Library is a strong brand" - new issue of REVY is out

I have the great pleasure of being editor-in-chief of Danish library journal REVY. REVY is journal for Danish Research Library Association and is published four times a year in 2.100 copies per issue and open access online at… 483 more words


A best case research library scenario: the partnership data service profile between Library & IT services at NYU

New York City & The Labs - day 5, March 20: NYU Data Services

Written by Library Lab Fellow Michael Svendsen — project head of The Digital Social Science Lab (#DSSLucph) at… 1,244 more words