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Top 5 take-aways from the UKSG annual conference

Last month I attended the UKSG annual conference in Glasgow which was a dynamic meeting of librarians, publishers, intermediaries and technology vendors. There were talks and plenary sessions which explored a number of different topics in scholarly communication, as well as plenty of opportunities to network with colleagues. 573 more words

Open Access

Ripon College

Ripon College (visited 4/16/15)

For a college that many people have never heard of, it has some famous alumni including Harrison Ford (who, although he didn’t technically finish his senior thesis, from what I’m told, is still considered an alum!), Spencer Tracy, Al Jarreau, about a dozen NFL and several NBA players, and McKey Sullivan (winner of America’s Next Top Model). 1,035 more words

College Visits

USF SI @ FLA 2015: 2015 Alice Smith Lecture

Save the Date! The USF School of Information will once again host the 2015 Alice Smith Lecture and Distinguished Alumni Award at the alumni reception at FLA on… 79 more words

Library And Information Science

"I Don't Know, Can You Tell Me?"

The other day I was volunteering at the local library. My role is typically a greeter and usually the words that come out of my mouth for 2 hours are: 395 more words

Library And Information Science

Let's Learn Library OverLoad!

Hello Readers!

I know it’s been awhile. School sure has been keeping me busy! Just thought I’d write a quick recap from the last time I posted: 333 more words

Library And Information Science

Labor History Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Hornbake Library

Friday, May 1, 1:30 – 4:30 pm

Join a community interested in promoting labor history by editing the popular online encyclopedia Wikipedia. Part celebration and part workshop, Edit-a-Thons are organized around a single topic as a means to build awareness and community.  191 more words

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