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...

Caught My Eye 10/21/13

Reinventing Libraries Keynote Panel Looks into Industry’s Future  appears in Digital Shift and highlights “Reinventing Libraries,” a virtual event produced by Library Journal and School Library Journ...

Caught My Eye 8/26/13

Caught My Eye 8/26/13 According to this post from Facebook entitled, Technology Leaders Launch Partnership to Make Internet Access Available to All, Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO has launched R...

Caught My Eye 6/6/13

Publishers Propose Public-Private Partnership to Support Access to Research is a piece by Jennifer Howard in the Chronicle of Higher Education that reports on the formation of CHORUS (the Clearinghou...

Caught My Eye 6/4/13

Shared Governance and Library Faculty: Jazzing Academic Community appeared in ACRLog and is a guest post from Sue Wiegand, Periodicals Librarian at St. Mary’s College in Notre Dame, IN.  Sue recounts...

Caught My Eye 5/13/13

Here are a few item from Publishing Perspectives; Magellan Media; Washington State University; JISC and LibraryScienceList.com we thought you might finding of interest. Big Data and MOOCs Herald Chan...

Caught My Eye 4/17/13

Here is an eclectic list of recent publications that includes an editorial in a local newspaper in Steamboat Springs, CO; a report in the NY Times on academic conferences and journals;  a SPARC prime...

Caught My Eye 4/3/13

  The Big Roundtable Rethinks The Editorial Model For Long-Form Journalism, Hits Its Kickstarter Goal  is an article in TechCrunch  that discusses a new long-form journalism startup called The B...

Caught My Eye 4/1/13

  Here are a few recent articles and posts that we thought you might find of interest:   For Libraries, MOOCs Bring Uncertainty and Opportunity In this article in the Chronicle of Higher Ed...

Caught My Eye 3/16/13

Here are a number of fascinating articles/posts from a variety of sources including Forbes, CNET; All Twitter; JCB: the Journal of Cell Biology; and GalleyCat. What Happens to Publishers and Authors ...

Caught My Eye 3/5/13

Here are a variety of items from a number of diverse sources including Good Ereader; Lapham’s Quarterly; the Chronicle of Higher Education; the Wall Street Journal and the New England Journal o...