Back-to-School Scams Target Students with Library-Themed Emails

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Mobile Libraries: Culture on the Go

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National Bookmobile Day is April 22, part of National Library Week (April 19-25). . A library is a place that stores information, a place where people from all walks of life have the opportunity to obtain textual and audiovisual material for education, entertainment, and enlightenment.

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COVID-19 Guidance for School Libraries

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COVID-19 Guidance for School Libraries. This Guidance has been developed by a Working Party convened jointly by CILIP, the CILIP School Libraries Group (CILIP SLG) and the School Library Association (SLA). all library services resumed?).

The Big Issue and Library Champion Bobby Seagull bring the case for library funding to Parliament

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The Big Issue and Library Champion Bobby Seagull bring the case for library funding to Parliament. Education, informal learning and skills. 250m investment in the Culture Investment Fund, of which 50% is to be allocated to library and museum sector development.

Designing Libraries: Making space for makerspaces

CILIP

Recently I heard a librarian say that introducing makerspaces into libraries was one of the riskiest undertakings the service had ever embarked upon. I found this a little odd, since we are all in the information business and a lot of library time is taken up with answering ?how

Libraries Week 2019 celebrates libraries in a digital world

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Libraries Week 2019 celebrates libraries in a digital world. Annual Libraries Week celebrations (7-12 October 2019) will showcase how libraries have transformed their digital offer, featuring events and activities in more than 1,000 libraries across the UK.

National Working Party to provide COVID-19 Guidance for School Libraries

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National Working Party to provide COVID-19 Guidance for School Libraries. COVID-19 has been an unprecedented challenge for school library staff. s many dimensions to school libraries which need consideration. ?

Higher Education Skills Survey Report 2018

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Higher Education Skills Survey Report 2018. CB Resourcing in partnership with CILIP proudly launched their HE Skills Survey at CILIP headquarters to an audience of senior figures from academic libraries. Higher Education

UX in Libraries: Cognitive maps

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UX in Libraries: Cognitive maps. andypriestner ) is a freelance UX trainer and consultant and Chair of the UX in Libraries conference andypriestnertraining.com uxlib.org. Higher EducationAndy Priestner ( info@andypriestnertraining.com.

Celebrating LGBT+ History Month in Libraries!

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Celebrating LGBT+ History Month in Libraries! February is LGBT+ History Month and libraries, information services and Learning Resource Centres up and down the country are organising events, activities, workshops and performances to celebrate LGBT+ people. Manchester Libraries.

The Library of Everything

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Emerging Technologies: The Library of Everything. Library of Babel ([link] in real life ? a (practically) infinite library. ? CILIP non member newsletter. Close. With limited space on shelves and hard drives alike, librarians can spend significant amounts of time ?weeding?

Open research needs library support

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Open research needs library support. Open research needs library support. The document, which is available in a variety of formats, includes the opportunity for library and information professionals to contribute directly through GitHub. Higher Education

Dominic Cummings: Libraries are "desperately needed"

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Dominic Cummings: Libraries are ?desperately Dominic Cummings: Libraries are ?desperately DURING the 2019 General Election Boris Johnson said he loved libraries and wanted to invest in opening more of them, but added: ?We libraries plus internal historians?

Turning over new leaves: Can outdoor spaces help libraries grow?

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Turning over new leaves: Can outdoor spaces help libraries grow? Turning over new leaves: Can outdoor spaces help libraries grow? ?IF IF you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need,? If you have a garden in your library, everything will be complete!?

Truman Library Ground-breaking Ceremony

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Truman Presidential Library in Independence, MO, is undergoing a year-long renovation that will result in a new Truman permanent exhibition, new amenities for visitors, and enhanced educational and community programming. Truman Library’s renovation. The Harry S.

Join us on a Presidential Libraries Road Trip!

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In celebration of Presidents Day, we are featuring a series of Citizen Archivist tagging and transcription missions using Catalog records from each Presidential Library: a Presidential Libraries Road Trip !

New guide to improving library services using key library assessment methodologies

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New book on improving library services with assessment data. Facet Publishing announces the publication of Putting Library Assessment Data to Work by Selena Killick and Frankie Wilson. Effective library assessment is crucial for a successful academic library.

Overdrive CEO, Steve Potash, makes the case for public libraries

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Overdrive founder and CEO, Steve Potash makes the case for Public Libraries. Steve Potash, Lord John Bird, Bobby Seagull, Johanna Brinton Abela and Erica Lazzaro at the launch of Public Libraries: The Case for Support. 1 invested in public libraries.

CILIP celebrates new partnership with Sharjah Public Libraries (SPL)

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CILIP celebrates new partnership with Sharjah Public Libraries (SPL). CILIP, the UK library and information association, has announced a new partnership with Sharjah Public Libraries as part of the successful Working Internationally for Libraries project, funded by the Arts Council England.

A greener library: The Bodleian?s push for sustainability

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A greener library: The Bodleian?s A greener library: The Bodleian?s As well as looking at some of the easy wins on the sustainability agenda, this article also explores the cutting edge of library sustainability, with the focus on library buildings, their resources and users.

The digital transformation of Senate House Library

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The digital transformation of Senate House Library. The second episode sees further coverage of Kevin Widdop's interview with Senate House Library?s Digital transformation at Senate House Library. And a lot of libraries use a website to bring people onsite and that there?s

Community hubs keep libraries in the heart of local users

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Community hubs keep libraries in the heart of local users. Community hubs keep libraries in the heart of local users. It is no secret that public libraries have been hit hard by austerity. its library service has lost staff and been forced to reduce opening hours.

UPDATED State Records Management Education Materials

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We are pleased to announce the State Records Management Education Materials have been updated and are available on the Records Management Interagency Coordinating Council (RMICC) website. The Texas State Library and Archives Commission added information about the Texas Digital Archive and updated our logo. For more ideas on using and sharing these educational materials, check out the Companion Information document.

UX in Libraries: Behaviour Mapping - decisions and desires

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UX in Libraries: Behaviour Mapping - decisions and desires. While the routes we take may not command much of our attention, in service industries such as libraries, it is worth inspecting choices of route more closely. Higher Education

?Could do better? ? School Librarians deliver their report card to Education Minister Nick Gibb

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School Librarians deliver their report card to Education Minister Nick Gibb. The research was commissioned by the Great School Libraries campaign ? a 3-year evidence-based campaign run by CILIP, the library and information association, the School Library Association (SLA) and CILIP?s

UX in Libraries: Affinity Mapping ? Bringing your research to life

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Related content: UX in Libraries. Higher Educationcore technique for processing the research data you gather, because as I never tire of saying: there?s s no point in gathering data if you are not going to do anything with it.

With goodwill and a good plan, libraries can deliver

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With good will and a good plan, libraries can deliver. With good will and a good plan, libraries can deliver. Libraries?Deliver Library and Information Professional spoke to him at this year?s The folks who use and need library services, there is an appreciation there.

CILIP celebrates new partnership with African Library and Information Association (AfLIA)

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CILIP celebrates new partnership with African Library and Information Association (AfLIA). The partnership will provide a platform for knowledge exchange, sharing of best practice and promoting research and learning in Library and Information Science.

UK Library Association responds to Boris Johnson?s comments on the Andrew Marr Show

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UK Library Association responds to Boris Johnson?s s Library and Information Association has responded to comments made by Conservative leader Boris Johnson during his interview with Andrew Marr on Sunday 1st December. I love libraries? Manifesto for Libraries?

Making Access Happen through the Digital Public Library of America

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It is clear that collaboration is the path to the future, and nowhere is this more apparent than through the efforts of the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) to connect people to our nation’s shared history.

Community Webs to bring web archiving to public libraries

Archive-It

The Internet Archive is accepting applications from public librarians to participate in a program of continuing education, training, and services to enable public libraries to build collections of historically-valuable, web published materials documenting their local communities.

The Fenway Library Organization provides affordable digital preservation to its members

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Preservica’s Cloud Edition for Consortia delivers value of complete Preservica offering for budget-strapped Academic Libraries. Preservica, the market leader in SaaS-based active digital preservation, is pleased to announce that the Fenway Library Organization (FLO) has selected Preservica’s Cloud Edition for consortia to preserve and safeguard digital content for its members. The libraries will preserve archival materials that are part of the institutional memory.

27 Public Libraries and the Internet Archive Launch “Community Webs” for Local History Web Archiving

Archive-It

The program will provide education, applied training, cohort network development, and web archiving services for a group of public librarians to develop expertise in web archiving for the purpose of local memory collecting. by the Archive-It team.

Scholar Calling on Writers for New Book: Impacts of the Cloud on Records Management and Archives

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Barragan (San Jose State University) Introduction “The Library of Babel” is a short story conceiving of a universe in the form of a nearly infinite library containing all possible books. Impacts of the Cloud on Records Management and ArchivesA book edited by Salvador P.

Dartmouth College Library selects Preservica for long-term digital preservation needs

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Boston, MA and Oxford, UK – Aug 15 2018 – The Dartmouth College Library, an integral part of the private Ivy League research university in Hanover, New Hampshire, has chosen Preservica ’s cloud-hosted active digital preservation software to protect and provide greater online access to the heritage and institutional assets of the college. The Dartmouth College Library is focused on supporting and enhancing new modes of scholarship and research innovation at Dartmouth.

#VoteLibraries this December

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A new campaign, led by CILIP, the library and information association, is calling on politicians to put local communities at the heart of their election campaigns. Whatever happens in the coming weeks and months, the library?s Pledge your support and download the library supporters?

Archiving the Web @EBRPL: Creating and following a web collecting policy in a public library

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By Emily Ward, Digital Archivist, East Baton Rouge Parish Library. The first iteration of the EBRPL Collections Development Policy for Web Archives was modeled after the Intellectual Property Rights section of the Bentley Historical Library.

ESI, ROT, and LBJ – Thoughts on Data Management While Visiting the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

A friend met me there, and one of the things we’d hoped to do (besides listen to a lot of live music) was visit the LBJ Presidential Library housed at the University of Texas campus. From the 4th floor mezzanine, you can see the upper floors of the library through glass — Five through Nine contain Johnson’s documents — five floors of paper documents, that may be historically significant and valuable to researchers.

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Records Management Outreach to Elementary Schools and Colleges

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What did the library media specialist do for the students? Whenever students had free time (recess and/or lunch), they would volunteer to come and help the library media specialist in the library. The students started to understand about library records.

The JavaScript Supply Chain Paradox: SRI, CSP and Trust in Third Party Libraries

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All of which means this: Versioned external libraries can easily be protected with SRI because the contents of that specific version will never change. They might change the API endpoints the library calls. is a perfect example as it relates to client-side libraries.