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Technology Blog | Tech At Bloomberg. Wired Blogs. Scientific American Tech Blogs. Techmeme. TechPort - Technology news aggregator. Top 50 Librarians Blog List in 2019 | Library Blogs | Library Website. 1. Librarian And Information Science News Buffalo, NY About Blog LISNews is a collaborative weblog devoted to current events and news in the world of Library and Information Science.Frequency about 1 post per week. Since Nov 1999 Blog Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 14,314. View Latest Posts ▸ Doing blogger outreach and want to connect with new influencers in niche markets? Feedspot media database has over 100K Influential Bloggers in 1500 niche categories. 2. International About Blog Portal on all aspects of ebooks and digital content and for all creating, reading, publishing, managing, curating, and distributing the written word and other content in digital format, including publishers, writers, editors, content developers, distributors, educators, librarians and information science professionals.Frequency about 2 posts per week. 3.

About Blog Teen Librarian Toolbox is a professional development website for teen librarians, created by Karen Jensen. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. TechURLs – World's simplest tech news aggregator. Boolean Strings – By Irina Shamaeva. Search Engine Watch. ResearchBuzz – News and resources covering social media, search engines, databases, archives, and other such information collections. (Tara Calashain) Slate: Technology. Search | Google Blog. Research Blog. Education | Google Blog. This Week in Google.

Official Google Webmaster Central Blog. Reliable Source (This is a) | Overcoming "Fake News" and Beyond. EDUCAUSE Review. Blog | Marcy Phelps and Associates | Confirming what you know and finding what you don't. The Scholarly Kitchen. OCLC Next - Next provides insight and information about the work being done by and for libraries all over the world. Did you catch all of the 2017 end-of-year book lists? Probably the most noteworthy are The New York Times best sellers lists. Barnes and Noble publishes one, as does Publishers Weekly. Amazon publishes a most purchased books list as well, which gets a lot of attention. As you know, we at OCLC have a different list—the books that are the most shared, as measured by interlibrary loan requests!

We’ve been gathering this data for many years and publishing it here for the past two years. Well, in 2017, ILL requests once again were closely aligned with current events—what was taking place in the news and popular culture.* Here are latest themes in interlibrary loan based on our data. Hanging Together – the OCLC Research blog. Social Media News. Lifewire: Search Engines. MIT Technology Review.

No Shelf Required: Portal on all aspects of ebooks and digital content. Lorcan Dempsey's Weblog - On libraries, services and networks. Library Journal INFOdocket — Information Industry News from Gary Price. Biz & IT | Ars Technica. The Credo Blog - Referencing the Library World's Hottest Topics | First Year Experience. Library Journal Blogs: Technology. WIRED. Information Science : Articles. Retraction Watch - Tracking retractions as a window into the scientific process at Retraction Watch.

WebJunction. The Ultimate Homepage of Tech! Bookmark with All My Faves. Mary Ellen Bates—Bates Information Services—A world-leading business reseach and consulting company. Library Babel Fish | Blog U. IRL Podcast: Online Life is Real Life (actually, a podcast) The Signal Blog - | Labs | Library of Congress. Google Developers. Internet Search.

K.G. Schneider's blog on librarianship, writing, and everything else. Library Journal INFOdocket — Information Industry News from Gary Price. ACRLog | Blogging by and for academic and research librarians. Techmeme. The User Experience. SearchReSearch (Dan Russell) Traffick: The Business of Search. Electronic Resources and Libraries – Exploring trends, technologies, e-resource management, and digital services in libraries. David Weinberger: Joho the Blog - Let's just see what happens.

The hosts of the BardCast podcast consider Cymbeline to probably be Shakespeare’s worst play. Not enough happens in the first two acts, the plot is kuh-razy, it’s a mishmash of styles and cultures, and it over-explains itself time and time again. That podcast is far from alone in thinking that it’s the Bard’s worst, although, as BardCast says, even the Bard’s worst is better than just about anything. Nevertheless, when was the last time you saw a performance of Cymbeline? Yeah, me neither. We saw it yesterday afternoon, in its final performance at Shakespeare & Co in Lenox, Mass.

It was directed by the founder of the company, Tina Packer, and showed her usual commitment to modernizing Shakespeare by finding every emotional tone and every laugh in the original script. These two embellishments are emblematic of the problem with the play. To be clear, most of the interpretations seem to bring Shakespeare’s intentions to life, even if unexpected ways. Internet Meme Database. Blog — Information is Beautiful. The Eurozone? The European Economic Area? The European Free-Trade Area?

The European Customs Union? Whaaat? A graphic that hopefully clarifies the complexity the European Union and the UK’s various routes for Brexit. Inspired by this Bloomberg graphic. » See the visualization The Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards 2017 is now open, celebrating the world’s most excellent information design. To mark our sixth year – and the increasing importance of data visualization & infographics across all media – we’re refreshing & relaunching the Awards. So whichever data-driven artform you choose, your challenge is to illuminate the topic: Arts, Environments, Current Affairs, Corporate, Humanitarian, Science, Sports – and for everything outside the box – Unusual. Thanks to our beloved sponsor Kantar we have a pair of free tickets to our fancy London ceremony for every shortlisted entry & $20,000 in cash for the winners. 30+ expert judges, plus a public visitor vote, make the final call. (more…) Harvard Business Review: Technology.

Search Buzz Video Roundup. Open Culture: The best free cultural & educational media on the web. Social Media Today. Brian Solis. Cyborg Anthropology. Library Babel Fish (Barbara Fister) TWiT (This Week in Technology) Shows. Control Alt Achieve. Information Literacy. ACRLog welcomes a guest post from Mark Lenker, Teaching & Learning Librarian at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. As a librarian, I worry about the ways that emotion, especially anger, influences our interactions with information. So much of our political discourse is intended to arouse indignation, and I’m concerned about indignation’s impact on one’s ability to learn. Higher education needs to become more intentional about preparing students for inflammatory discourse as a potential hazard in the information landscape.

An important Pew study offers a lens for understanding the cyclical relationship between our media habits and the increasing political polarization of the United States. The short version is that media consumers spend more time with media that confirms their political outlook, and that ideological reinforcement makes one less receptive to dissenting views. The degree of outrage and distrust in our political discourse makes this dynamic quite unsettling. The User Experience. Google For Education (@GoogleForEdu) | Twitter.

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Open Access Week—now in its 10th year—also mobilises action for progressive policy changes so that researchers and the public get immediate online access to the results of scholarly research, and … Read More “Open In Order To…Promote Knowledge Sharing, Not Criminalize It” Open In Order To…Maximize Reuse Possibilities of Research It’s Open Access Week, a yearly global event to raise broad awareness about the opportunities and benefits for open access to scientific and scholarly research.

Open Access Week—now in its 10th year—mobilises action for progressive policy changes so that researchers and the public get immediate online access to the results of scholarly research and the … Read More “Open In Order To…Maximize Reuse Possibilities of Research” Library Connect: A Global Program from Elsevier for Academic, Medical, Corporate and Government Librarians. Cengage Blog - Innovative teaching, learning and research solutions.

The Gale Blog – Librarians, Professors, Researchers, Students, and Hobbyists. Discovery Pulse Blog | EBSCO Information Services. New Resources for Chinese Studies and More Post by Rachel Freeman Posted on May 25, 2017 in EBSCO Discovery Service With EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS), the highest quality information resources are at your fingertips. To improve your EDS experience, new content is regularly made available from the world's top publishers Read More » Webinar Replay: Grant Access Easily with Secure Gateway Technology Post by Rachel Freeman Posted on May 17, 2017 in EBSCO Discovery Service, Partnerships We hosted the live webinar, Grant Access Easily with Secure Gateway Technology, on May 10, 2017 with Robert Scaysbrook, OpenAthens International Sales Manager, and Tim Lull, EBSCO Information Services Vice President of Sales – Software as a Service.

Read More » New App: Phrase Check Post by Rachel Freeman Posted on May 10, 2017 in Apps and Extensions, EBSCO Discovery Service Phrase Check uses the EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) API to run targeted searches to displays the first result if it is not returned by EDS. Proquest Blogs. The Digital Shift — On Libraries and New Media, powered by Library Journal and School Library Journal. 5 Tips for Makers on a Budget from a Teen Librarian By The Digital Shift on August 4, 2017 “Teen Librarian Toolbox” blogger and SLJTeen Live! Panelist Karen Jensen shares some ideas and resources for low-budget maker spaces.

The Chatty Librarians: Podcasting | Field Reports By The Digital Shift on June 27, 2017 Library staff are the folks who love to talk about books. Library Ideas Launches Movie and TV “Hotspots” By Matt Enis on June 22, 2017 Library Ideas, developer of the Freading ebook and Freegal music solutions for libraries, is launching the GoChip Beam, a new type of device for lending movies and television series. Marmot Launches Digital Archive By Matt Enis on June 19, 2017 Marmot Library Network has developed a Digital Archive and repository solution, enabling its member libraries to showcase digitized collections of images, postcards, books, magazines, videos, recorded oral histories, music, and academic research. More Latest Stories. ALA TechSource Blog | Professional Tools.

Search Engine Search Engine Land | Must Read News About SEO, SEM & Search Engines. Bing Search Blog | This is a place devoted to giving you deeper insight into the news, trends, people and technology behind Bing. The Verge. The Keyword | Google. Refinery: Tech (Not all search) Information Today: Library Stuff. Musings about librarianship (Aaron Tay)