by Jonathan H. Harwell, Georgia Southern University
Speaking of bringing knowledge online, the Digital Public Library of America is just the tip of the iceberg. All of us need to be aware of several huge digital projects in the making, which Charles Henry, President of CLIR, described at their symposium in Milwaukee this week.
Meanwhile, academic faculty are building their own digital textbooks. E-textbooks are really taking off, with new tools available to help create them. The Chronicle has the rundown.
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.