What we gain from keeping books – and why it doesn’t need to be ‘joy’ is an article in the Guardian in which Anakana Schofield disagrees with "tidying guru Marie Kondo and her advice "to ditch reading we don’t find joyful." Ms. Schofield counters that "one’s personal...read more
Register to Attend Date/Time: Tuesday, January 22, at 2:00 – 3:00 PM Eastern Presented by: Susan Doerr, Assistant Director, Digital Publishing and Operations Director, University of Minnesota Press Stephane Rosen, Accessibility Specialist, University of Michigan...read more
Do yourself a favor and check out AbeBooks' Weird Book Room! According to beacons of news & culture like The Times of London, Canada's Globe and Mail, and the New York Times, the Weird Book Room is "the finest source of everything that's bizarre, odd and...read more
Library consortia partner on innovative institutional repository solutions According to Library Technology Guides "the Private Academic Library Network of Indiana is developing collaborative instances of two open-source institutional repository platforms,...read more
ALCTS Web Courses Session Course Title January 14 to February 22 Fundamentals of Cataloging January 14 to February 22 Fundamentals of Metadata February 11 to March 22 Fundamentals of Acquisitions February 11 to March 8 Fundamentals of Electronic Resources Acquisitions...read more
Title: Transforming Libraries to Serve Graduate Students Editors: Crystal Renfro and Cheryl Stiles Softcover: 978-0-8389-4606-0, $88 Imprint: Chicago: ACRL, 2018 "Graduate students are critical stakeholders for academic libraries. As libraries continue to reinvent...read more
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