January 24, 2021

New Article: “Research Blogging: Indexing and Registering the Change in Science 2.0”

The following article was published on the PLOS One web site on December 12, 2012. Title Research Blogging: Indexing and Registering the Change in Science 2.0 Authors Sibele Fausto Escola de Comunicações e Artes, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil Fabio A. Machado Instituto de Biociências, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil Luiz Fernando J. Bento Instituto […]

Review the Etymology of Today's Oxford English Dictionary Word of the Day: Weblog

You can take a look at the OED entry here. The first use of weblog listed in the OED was by Jorn Barger in a 1997 post appearing on alt.culture.www, alt.hypertext, and comp.ai. Here’s Barger’s actual post from December 23, 1997.

Digital Preservation: A New EU Funded Project to Preserve Weblogs

From a News Release: An EU funded consortium has invited blog provider mokonoto assist in developing a digital preservation technology to preserve content published via blogs. [Clip] The EU project BlogForever aims to provide preservation technology in order to enable institutions and citizens to preserve content for future generations. BlogForever is a collaborative EU funded […]

New Internet Resources Guide: "Resources For Your Rhymes: Sites For Slam/Spoken Word/Performance Poetry"

“Resources For Your Rhymes: Sites For Slam/Spoken Word/Performance Poetry” appears in the March 2011 (72.3) issue of College & Research Library News. The extensive list of resource was compiled and written by Maureen Perry, a reference librarian at University of Southern Maine Lewiston-Auburn College. Resources are organized into six categories: + Dictionaries/glossaries/terminology resources + Recording […]