December 1, 2015

News Roundup

1. Digital Humanities: NC State University Receives $324,000 Grant From NEH to Fund Next Phase of DH Project (via NC State News) 2. UNLV (U. of Nevada, Las Vegas) University Library Joins HathiTrust 3. ProQuest Names Clay McDaniel as Vice President Global Marketing

Internet Activist and Developer, Aaron Swartz, Dead at the Age of 26

UPDATED January 14, 3pm: Librarians Nominate Aaron Swartz for ALA’s James Madison Award In a new post on the Free Government Information weblog titled, “We’ve nominated Aaron Swartz for the ALA James Madison award and you should too!”, James R. Jacobs (one of the blog’s co-founders), asks readers to contact ALA and support the nomination. […]