Library Networking: Journals, Blogs, Associations, etc. In Libraryland, there are many ways of keeping up and keeping connected with your fellow librarians This page does not necessarily indicate every site that has an RSS feed.
Since most of these people are librarians, it's always worth checking for an RSS feed for their journals, blogs, etc. (What's RSS?) This page: Library Networking, generally | Library Journals and Indexes | Library and Librarian Blogs | Library Newsgroup | Library and Related Associations (Subject-Matter Library Associations) | Library Conferences Library Networking, generally Library Journals and Indexes Including online-only journals Web Directories of Library Journals: Library Periodical Indexes: Library and Librarian Blogs There are too many library blogs for me to keep track of.
Library Blogs, Collaborative Efforts: LIS News - A collective blog run by Blake Carver, updated and commented upon by its readers Carnival of the Infosciences - Best of the library blogs in the past week Blogs by and for Librarians: Hathi Trust Digital Library - Search Home. Library Networking: Journals, Blogs, Associations, etc. School Library Journal. Developing Library and Information Center Collections - web references. Searcher's Voice - The Lost Art of Sourcing.
SEARCHER'S VOICE The Lost Art of Sourcing by Barbara Quint Editor, Searcher Magazine We live in an age of information affluence, an age in which the average user would more likely be willing to pay for services that reduce information flow than increase it.
Oddly enough, that kind of fits into the skill set and professional orientation of we information professionals. Despite our commitment to gathering and preserving information — all information, in practice we try to gather the “good stuff.” In the previous era of information scarcity, we might have made token statements of regret that we could not afford all the information (and I use the “infotainment” definition of information) that we might otherwise wish to amass. But in our heart of hearts and while ALA’s Intellectual Freedom troops weren’t watching, we really felt professional satisfaction from picking out the quality and rejecting the dross.
So what about a Watson loaded by librarians? Wow! — bq. Library Technology Guides: Discovery Layer Interfaces. The magazine of the American Library Association. Library and Information Research. J Med Libr Assoc Volume 98(4); October 2010. Editor's Letter Susan Starr J Med Libr Assoc.
Jan 2014; 102(1): 1. doi: 10.3163/1536-5050.102.1.001 Editorial Jane Blumenthal J Med Libr Assoc. Case Studies Paula G. J Med Libr Assoc. Judith E. J Med Libr Assoc. Papers Joanne Gard Marshall J Med Libr Assoc. Jill T. J Med Libr Assoc. Margaret J. J Med Libr Assoc. Lori R. J Med Libr Assoc. K. J Med Libr Assoc. Research Reports Susan A. J Med Libr Assoc. Jeffrey T. J Med Libr Assoc. Reviews Book Reviews Martha F. J Med Libr Assoc. Sarah Fletcher Harper. Journal of Library Innovation. Library Philosophy and Practice title page.
Library Philosophy and Practice (LPP) is a peer-reviewed electronic journal that publishes articles exploring the connection between library practice and the philosophy and theory behind it.
These include explorations of current, past, and emerging theories of librarianship and library practice, as well as reports of successful, innovative, or experimental library procedures, methods, or projects in all areas of librarianship, set in the context of applied research. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice. Library Journal: Library News, Reviews and Views. Libraries.