JISC Collections to Acquire Content Complete Ltd

JISC Collections, the organisation which manages the acquisition and provision of digital resources for universities and colleges in the UK, has reached an agreement to acquire Content Complete Ltd, ...

SLA 2010 Board of Directors Election Results

The Special Libraries Association (SLA) announced the results of its Board of Directors election today. When the polls closed on October 1, 2802 SLA members had cast their ballots and participated in...

Elsevier Launches SciVal Funding

Elsevier Launches SciVal Funding Solution to help U.S. Research Institutions better compete for grants. Optimizes Grant Seeking Process by Integrating Current Funding Opportunities with Historical Aw...

RFS Announces "Not Next Time!" Campaign

Rosalind Franklin Society Announces “Not Next Time!” Campaign to Ensure that Women Scientists are not Considered as an Afterthought for Awards Contact: Mary Ann Liebert, (914) 740-2100 ex...

Making Search Work – a UKeiG course

Making ‘Search’ Work A UKeiG course, to be held in the The City Suite, Thistle City Hotel, Barbican, London, EC1V 8DS Tuesday, 10th November 2009, 9.30-16.30 Course Outline Many organisat...

Subscriber Predictions

From Ramune Kubilius – Collection Development / Special Projects Librarian, Northwestern University, Galter Health Sciences Library   The commercial & digitized e-books scenes still will ta...

2009 EBSCO Charleston Conference Scholarship Winner

Congratulations to Marie Kennedy, Serials and Electronic Resources Librarian, Loyola Marymount University!  She’s the 2009 winner of the EBSCO Charleston Conference Scholarship!  We look forwar...

The Daily Princetonian speaks on Kindles

Princeton joined Amazon.com’s Kindle ereader pilot project in May. This article has discussions from some of the end users of the product. Bottom line:  some like the Kindle, others don’t...

OCLC announces partnership with WALDO

OCLC and the Westchester Academic Library Directors Organization (WALDO) are pleased to announce a partnership to provide expanded electronic content offerings to OCLC member libraries in Connecticut...

NLM Fellowships

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is accepting applications for its Associate Fellowship program, a one-year training program for recent MLS graduates and librarians early in their career. In th...