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Caught My Eye 6/17/14

Frustrated Scholar Creates New Way to Fund and Publish Academic Work  recounts the experience of Tim Petersen, a postdoctoral fellow in biology at Harvard University. He became disillusioned with the...

Caught My Eye 6/17/14

Frustrated Scholar Creates New Way to Fund and Publish Academic Work  recounts the experience of Tim Petersen, a postdoctoral fellow in biology at Harvard University. He became disillusioned with the...

Caught my Eye 5/19/14

University Presses Under Fire is a broad ranging article written by Scott Sherman and appearing in the Nation. In it Mr. Sherman that contends that university presses are under serious threat by a va...

ATG Caught My Eye 4/17/14

Marshall Breeding’s Library Systems Report 2014 was just posted by American Libraries.  In it Marshall offers a highly informed, thoroughly researched, and comprehensive report on a library tec...

Caught My Eye 1/6/14

   Texas library offers glimpse of bookless future – and according to this piece it “looks a lot like an Apple Store.”  Of course the article refers to the Bexar County’s Bibi...

Caught My Eye 1/4/14

 Scientific Data Lost to Poor Archiving is a Library Journal article that centers on the loss of the data on which many published studies depend.  Author Ian Chant notes that  “a recent study i...

Caught My Eye – 12/12/13

Digital Public Library of America: Young but Well Connected is a progress report on DPLA in the Chronicle of Higher Education by Jennifer Howard claiming that “after only seven months, the Digi...

Caught My Eye 11/5/13

Why the Brain Prefers Paper is an article that appears in the Oct. 15, 2013 issue of Scientific American.  In order to read it via the link above you will need to have an account on the website.  How...