May 21, 2022

Coming Online This September: “The Impact of Access to Information on Our Societies” E-Forum

From a COAR (Confederation of Open Access Repositories) Announcement: The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations  and COAR, are organising an e-forum on “Sustainable Development Goals: The Impact of Access to Information on our Societies” which will take place from 7-18 September 2015. This […]

2015 National Book Festival Will Feature Graphic Novels Pavilion, Youth Poetry Slam, & First-Time-Ever Romance Fiction Pavilion

From LC: The 15th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival will offer, for the first time, a pavilion devoted exclusively to romance novels. “Romance fiction is the second-best-selling genre in the publishing industry, generating more than $1 billion in publisher revenues in 2013,” said Guy Lamolinara, the festival’s co-director. “Romance accounts for 21 percent […]

Library Publishing Coalition Announces Dates and Location for 2016 Forum

From the LPC Website: The Library Publishing Coalition is pleased to announce that the third annual Library Publishing Forum will take place May 17 – 19, 2016 at the University of North Texas Libraries in Denton. Further details are forthcoming and a call for proposals will be issued in early November 2015. The conference is being […]

Video of 10th Columbia University Library Symposium: “TRENDING: New Opportunities in the Evolving Academy”

The 10th Columbia University Library Symposium took place on March 22, 2013 and video of keynotes and panels were made available online yesterday. Direct to Symposium Web Site Presenters Carole Ann Fabian, Director, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University (Facilitator) Malcolm Brown, Director, EDUCAUSE Learning InitiativeTowards a New Learning Ecology Roger C. Schonfeld, […]