Library Success: A Best Practices Wiki Welcome to Library Success: A Best Practices Wiki. This wiki was created to be a one-stop shop for great ideas and information for all types of librarians. All over the world, librarians are developing successful programs and doing innovative things with technology that no one outside of their library knows about. productivity: What to measure Productivity is such a variable in editing. How fast you edit depends not only on your abilities and the state of the text but also on the type of content and medium you’re editing for. Think about it: website copy is written for a wider audience than a textbook. It’s less dense than a textbook and rarely uses footnotes.
Primary Sources for the Humanities: Europe & UK Check the A-Z list of Primary Sources for additional resources. If you need help, please contact Rebecca Dowson, Liaison Librarian: English Literature and History at 778.782.4304 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Ask a librarian. This digital library contains some of the core printed primary and secondary sources for the medieval and modern history of the British Isles. A collection of links to European primary historical documents that are transcribed, reproduced in facsimile, or translated. They shed light on key historical happenings within the respective countries and within the broadest sense of political, economic, social and cultural history. Europeana A collection of approximately 6 million digitized items including books, paintings, films, sound recordings, museum objects and archival records.
KVK, Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog - English Meta search interface for more than 500 million books and serials in library and book trade catalogs worldwide. More ... About KVK KVK News (in German) The Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog KVK is a meta search interface which allows you to access library and book trade catalogs online via Internet. Real Estate Brokerage Business Plan Sample RJ Wagner & Associates Realty, Inc., is an S corporation domiciled in the state of Texas. This corporation is capitalized by one single stockholder and one principal investor, Regina Wagner. Regina Wagner is a licensed broker and the sponsoring broker for this firm. The licensed broker of this firm will sponsor licensed real estate agents (independent contractors) in the state of Texas.
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productivity: How to measure it Editing productivity can be widely variable, but measuring it is worth the effort. You’ll discover how fast you edit specific types of content and how much copy you’ve actually edited. These measurements can prove your worth to your boss (even if your boss is you) and can help you estimate fairly accurately how long a new project will take to edit. Last week, I looked at which measurements to use. This week, I discuss how to measure your editing rate. Book Series: The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe Originally founded by series editors Margaret King and Albert Rabil and the Press in 1993 as a modest proposal to make available in English translation perhaps a dozen key texts by women writers who contributed to the development of humanism during the European Renaissance (ca. 1300-1800), the Other Voice in Early Modern Europe series began publishing books in 1996. After the first half-dozen books were published, it soon became clear that the mission of the series had grown into the larger ambition of the textual recovery, not just of works by or about women that called for gender equality and equal education, but other important works, many quite popular in their day, from many different disciplines and genres, including religious history and devotional writing, economic equality and female autonomy essays, anatomy and medical treatises, philosophical and scientific works, and imaginative literature (including memoir, fiction, drama, and lyric and epic poetry).
Renaissance Liturgical Imprints: A Census (RELICS) We are interested in global questions about worship in Renaissance Europe. Our definition of liturgy, often a topic for spirited discussion, is rather loose; when in doubt about a particular book, we include it. We wish to portray here the European books of ritual for the several Catholic churches and also books for Protestant and Jewish faiths during the tumultuous generations before 1601. Our goal is to help colleagues find the books that can strengthen their research. Polytechnic eLearning System Welcome to the VLE of the Polytechnic of Namibia This is the Virtual Learning Environment of the Polytechnic of Namibia. To login this system, please follow the following steps:
Libraries in Second Life By 2007, there were more than 40 libraries in Second Life and the number is increasing. Many of those libraries can be found in Cybrary City, part of the information archipelago on Second Life. This place was built for libraries to set up their virtual services and for displaying their resources. Libraries can provide their services while also learning new skills for 21st-century librarianship. Second Life libraries Code of practice: Standards of editing and proofreading - Society for Editors and Proofreaders 5.1 Before accepting work as an editor 5.2 Before accepting work as a proofreader 5.3 Responsibilities of the editor and the proofreader 5.4 Copy-editing printed materials: Basic skills 5.5 Editing websites 5.6 Proofreading printed materials: Basic skills 5.7 Collation 5.8 Proofreading online content 5.1 Before accepting work as an editor 5.1.1 Application of general editing skills Members and associates should take all reasonable care to ensure, by virtue of their skills, training and/or experience, that they are competent to fulfil the expectations implied by the use of the words 'editor' and 'copy-editor'.