January 23, 2021

"Open Access: Interview with Professor Peter Suber"

Dr. Suber was interviewed by Richard Masters for Science Media Watch. The interview opens with Suber’s definition of open access: First of all, OA is impossible without the internet, the way I define OA entails the internet. Even if you wrote some literature and gave it away on the street, it’s not strictly OA because […]

C-SPAN Video: Interview: Siva Vaidhyanathan, Author of "The Googlization of Everything (And Why We Should Worry)"

Via Free Government Information: Siva Vaidhyanathan, author of The Googlization of Everything (And Why We Should Worry) was interviewed by C-SPAN at the at the 2011 Virginia Book Festival and the interview begins airing today. Sunday, March 27th at 5:12pm (ET) Sunday, March 27th at 11:15pm (ET) Monday, March 28th at 5:12am (ET) The program […]

Interview With Colleen Cook, McGill’s Trenholme Dean of Libraries

From an Interview by Neale McDevitt, McGill Reporter “It’s not just a sound bite, but I have the best job on campus,” said McGill’s new Trenholme Dean of Libraries Colleen Cook, earlier this week in an interview with the McGill Reporter. “Whether they are undergraduate students, graduate students or faculty – whether they are chemists […]

Video: "An Interview with Robert Darnton on the Digital Public Library of America"

Randall Stephens, Professor of History at Eastern Nazarene College and Editor of The Historical Society blog talks with the Director of the Harvard University Library, Professor Robert Darnton, about the Digital Public Library of America that’s in the currently in the planning stages. The video interview (in two segments) runs about 20 minutes. In a […]