Crowley Company Honored with Four 2021 Platinum Modern Library Awards

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The post Crowley Company Honored with Four 2021 Platinum Modern Library Awards appeared first on IG GURU. Featured IG News Information Governance Scanning Crowley Company Honored Modern Library AwardsFrederick, Md. –

Public Libraries as part of the HM Government ?roadmap? for COVID-19 Recovery

CILIP

Public Libraries as part of the HM Government ?roadmap? CILIP welcomes the recognition of libraries as essential services and library staff as ?key in the Government?s Although many library services have been ?open? digital library offer?

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Mobile Libraries: Culture on the Go

Unwritten Record

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.

Open letter concerning proposed cuts and closures to Croydon Libraries

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Croydon Libraries: Open letter concerning proposed cuts and closures to Croydon Libraries. Dear Councillor Lewis, Open letter concerning proposed cuts and closures to Croydon Libraries. Elizabeth Ash, Save Croydon Libraries. Public libraries

Six-Library Vulnerability in NGA

ForAllSecure

The US government has published a software library called six-library designed to parse and manipulate satellite imagery and data for both internal and public use. Imagine if all of the sudden satellites across the world stopped working.

Wartime Reading: The Library War Service

Unwritten Record

When America entered World War I in 1917, the American Library Association decided to take part in the war effort by establishing the Library War Service. Its purpose was to provide library services to American soldiers in training camps and overseas. Poster used in A.L.A.

Apprenticeships: supporting new talent in to libraries

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Apprenticeships: supporting new talent in to libraries. Last summer Kirklees Libraries recruited two new apprentices as part of a council-wide programme to develop and deliver apprentice opportunities. ve worked for Kirklees libraries for 35 years.

Welsh Library Team of the Year

CILIP

Welsh Library Team of the Year. NHS Wales Library and Knowledge Service and Newtown Area Library have been recognized by CILIP Cymru Wales, the Library and Information association in Wales, for their incredible commitment and innovative services during a turbulent 2020.

COVID-19 Guidance for School Libraries

CILIP

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

CILIP

The Big Issue and Library Champion Bobby Seagull bring the case for library funding to Parliament. At a Parliamentary event at the House of Lords today, The Big Issue and Library Champion Bobby Seagull will join forces with CILIP, the UK library association, to make the case for long-term sustainable funding for libraries. We welcome the news of the Government?s However, the overall financial situation for Local Government remains precarious.

Honey, I blockchained the library

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Honey, I blockchained the library. Honey, I blockchained the library. A new kind of library. What could that mean for libraries? And for academic libraries and publishers, could micropayments per journal article supersede today?s in a new kind of library ?

Libraries: don't mess with trust

CILIP

Libraries: don't mess with trust. Libraries: don't mess with trust. s (ODI) mission is to help companies and governments to build an open, trustworthy data ecosystem. Jeni Tennison, CEO of the ODI discusses how libraries could fit into it without damaging themselves.

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?

CILIP announces Honorary Fellowships including Library Champion Bobby Seagull

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CILIP announces Honorary Fellowships including Library Champion Bobby Seagull. Bobby Seagull and CILIP are delighted to announce that he will be continuing in the role of CILIP Library Champion for 2020-21.

Data, analysis and the library: Joining the dots at the Department for Work and Pensions

CILIP

Here he speaks to Information Professional Editor Rob Green about how librarians and library services are now a central part of that function, and how the library service is supporting the wider needs of the Department. s library services more directly within the DWP?s

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. ?

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.

Time to end a decade of library austerity

CILIP

Time to end a decade of library austerity. CILIP and Library Champion Bobby Seagull delivered a petition to Downing Street last Thursday calling for an end to a decade of public library austerity and demanding secure revenue funding for public libraries in the Chancellor?s

Documentation Theory for Information Governance

ARMA International

iv] Further, “the practices of government [and other public and private institutions] become formal or official to the extent that they are documented.” [v] This article aims to consider what a documentary focus can offer to the practices and understandings of information governance. This article’s documentary focus shows documentation’s central position in information governance and sheds light on the diverse kinds of documents and practices that deal with information.

US Government Publishing Office Website Defaced

Dark Reading

The Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) website was attacked by a group of hackers claiming to represent the government of Iran

CILIP welcomes Labour Party Manifesto commitment to libraries

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CILIP welcomes Labour Party Manifesto commitment to libraries. s Library and Information Association, has welcomed the commitment in the Labour Party?s s 2019 General Election manifesto to secure the long-term future of public libraries. Manifesto for Libraries?,

[Podcast] Strategic Considerations for Information Governance Audits

AIIM

Information governance audits, in particular, are used to ensure compliance with relevant information governance policies and procedures. On this episode of the AIIM on Air podcast , your host Kevin Craine explores Information Governance Audits with AIIM member Andrew du Fresne.

[InfoToday.eu] Archiving and Preserving Tweets Using a Library Management System

Hanzo Learning Center

The Welsh Government's Information and Archive Service carried out a mini-pilot project to explore making tweets available via its Library Management System. Compliance News

Community hubs keep libraries in the heart of local users

CILIP

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.

Library History with Heritage & University Archives, Part 2

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In this second installment of Library History with Heritage & University archives, we’ll be looking at the trajectory of the Library School since its reorganization in 1947. Strozier Library, 1957, view this item in the digital library.

Beyond digital literacy: STEM learning ideas from library professionals in the UK and Ireland

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Libraries are not just books ? We need] strong advocates who see the library as a place where STEM-rich learning takes place. ? In the words of one research participant, STEM learning in libraries is about ?promoting in other libraries or from STEM or education organisations ?

Chinese Cycldek APT targets Vietnamese Military and Government in sophisticated attacks

Security Affairs

China-linked APT group Cycldek is behind an advanced cyberespionage campaign targeting entities in the government and military sector in Vietnam. GOBLIN PANDA was focused on Vietnam, most of the targets were in the defense, energy, and government sectors.

CILIP Statement re: Proposed cuts to National Library of Wales Budget

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CILIP Statement re: Proposed cuts to National Library of Wales Budget. There can be few national institutions that fulfil this task more directly nor more effectively than the National Library of Wales. We note that even prior to the current budget consultation, the Welsh Government?s We recommend that urgent attention should be given to the Library?s We recommend that Welsh Government should review the National Library?s

CERT France – Pysa ransomware is targeting local governments

Security Affairs

CERT France is warning of a new wave of attacks using Pysa ransomware (Mespinoza) that is targeting local governments. CERT France cyber-security agency is warning about a new wave of ransomware attack that is targeting the networks of local government authorities.

An Island Library and Archives explored

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An Island Library and Archives explored. An Island Library and Archives explored. The present day Manx Museum and National Trust is supported by the Isle of Man Government and its Trustees are appointed by Tynwald. It first opened its doors in November 1922, including an active library from the outset, managed by the first librarian William Cubbon. or free to search from the library reading room. The Library and Archives team. Libraries forum.

Information Governance Innovations in 2019

Everteam

If 2018 showed us anything, it’s that information governance has captured the attention of organizations of all sizes. Maybe they don’t all refer to the work they do on ensuring their information is well governed as “information governance,” but they are thinking about what’s needed and doing the work to make it happen. Here’s a look at some of the things we believe is going to help organizations get better at information governance.

Should library services be cutting their most dynamic spaces?

CILIP

Should library services be cutting their most dynamic spaces? Photo credit: Should library services be cutting their most dynamic spaces? A recent report, Libraries on the Move , by Dr Alyson Tyler, studied the impact of mobile libraries in Scotland. Having the library visit has lessened feelings of isolation and brings the wider world to my door? The decline is more dramatic than that of static libraries and affects those most in need. Libraries don?t

Reflections on the Libraries? Responses to Coronavirus, Resource Discovery and the Future

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Reflections on the Libraries? In my workplace, physical library services have stopped completely, with no readers and no staff permitted to access buildings. All of that is gone now, as the libraries are closed to readers and staff. The Temporary Digital Bodleian Library.

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?

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. Courtesy photo by Lacey Helmig, Truman Library Institute). He said: “It seems to me that the dedication of a library is in itself an act of faith. Truman at Groundbreaking for Truman Library, 5/8/1955.

Introducing Films of State, a Conference on Government Films

Unwritten Record

Today I am thrilled to tell you about something we’ve been working on: Films of State, a three day online conference focused on government films and NARA’s holdings, scheduled for April 7-9, 2021. You can view them on our YouTube channel using the links below: Government and the Land.

State Library of South Australia chooses Preservica to safeguard region?s vibrant story

Preservica

The State Library of South Australia (SLSA) has chosen Preservica’s cloud-hosted active digital preservation platform to safeguard more than 150 terabytes of unique digitized and born-digital material. The State Library of South Australia is the trusted custodian of all South Australiana.

Access to Research ? a great, free digital resource for public libraries

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a great, free digital resource for public libraries. a great, free digital resource for public libraries. DO your library users have health issues they want to find out more about? The service is only available on terminals in public libraries and cannot be accessed remotely.

Do libraries have a role at the cutting edge of tech ethics?

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Do libraries have a role at the cutting edge of tech ethics? Set up by tech entrepreneur Martha Lane Fox in 2015, Doteveryone has lobbied government for more regulation of big tech and lobbied big tech companies to act more responsibly towards their users. Government solution?

The long game: how to get a library into the limelight

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The long game: how to get a library into the limelight. The long game: how to get a library into the limelight. s library, says Arwen Caddy, RB?s s one of a number of big shifts ushered in by the library?s Proof of this is a complete rethinking of the library?s