From an OCLC Announcement: The award is given for research relevant to the development of information technologies, especially work which shows promise of having positive and substantive impact on any aspect(s) of the publication, storage, retrieval and dissemination of information, or the processes by which information and data is manipulated and managed. OCLC and the [...]
G. Sayeed Choudhury Named Recipient of 2012 Frederick G. Kilgour Award for Research in Library Technology
New Issue of Information Technology and Libraries Published and Available Online, Publication is Now Open Access
This is the first issue of Information Technology and Libraries (ITAL) that is open access. Congrats, kudos and thanks to LITA for making the switch to open access. ITAL is also now an e-only publication. Learn more in this blog post. Table of Contents Information Technology and Libraries Vol 31, No 1 (2012) President’s Message: [...]
From the LITA Blog LITA is pleased to announce that Information Technology and Libraries (ITAL) will become an open-access, electronic-only publication, beginning with the March 2012 issue (volume 31, issue 1). This change will help ensure the long-term viability of the journal by making it more accessible, more current, more relevant, and more environmentally friendly. [...]
New Preprint from Information Technology and Libraries: "Selecting a Web Content Management System for an Academic Library Web Site"
Title: “Selecting a Web Content Management System for an Academic Library Web Site” (10 Pages; PDF) Author: Elizabeth L. Black, Ohio St. University Source: Information Technology and Libraries (Published by the Library & Information Technology Assn) The article has been accepted for publication. However, an anticipated publication date is not provided. Abstract This article describes the [...]
From the LITA Blog Post: LITA (Library and Information Technology Association) is piloting a new YouTube presence, and the Top Technology Trends Committee is excited to be a part of this effort. The Committee is working on a pilot project to share short, informal videos from past and present Top Technology Trends panelists. These videos [...]
LITA Election Results Released: Congrats to David Lee King, Bobbi Newman, Andrew Pace and Many Others!
LITA (Library & Information Technology Assn.) has released results from their recent elections and at the same time we’ve learned that several members of the association have been elected as ALA Councilors-at-Large. Congrats, kudos, mazel tov and all the rest to those elected. Newly Elected LITA Board Members (via a LITA Blog Post) Zoe Stewart-Marshall, [...]