January 27, 2021

ILL and Doc Delivery Focus of June 2011 Issue of Research Library Issues (ARL, CNI, & SPARC0ILL and Doc Delivery Focus of June 2011 Issue of Research Library Issues (ARL, CNI, & SPARC)

Here’s What You’ll Find in Issue 275. PDF versions of all articles/news/calendar are also available. Complete Table of Contents Complete Issue (PDF) Direct to Articles and News Report of the Task Force on International Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery Practices White Paper: International Interlibrary Loan White Paper: US Law and International Interlibrary Loan White Paper: […]

Video: Presentation From Berkman Center: Academic Uses of Social Media: Exploring 21st Century Communications

Recorded earlier this month at Harvard University. The program runs about 62 minutes and was co-sponsored by the Berkman Center and the Harvard Office of News and Public Affairs. Direct to Video (via You Tube) Social media — from blogs to wikis to tweets — have become academic media, new means by which scholars communicate, […]

"College Students' Use of Kindle DX Points to e-Reader’s Role in Academia"

From the University of Washington News and Info Office: A study of how University of Washington graduate students integrated an Amazon Kindle DX into their course reading provides the first long-term investigation of e-readers in higher education. While some of the study’s findings were expected – students want improved support for taking notes, checking references […]