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Special Information Standards Quarterly Issue on the Evolution of Bibliographic Data Exchange Published by NISO

Special Information Standards Quarterly Issue on the Evolution of Bibliographic Data Exchange Published by NISO
Baltimore, MD – December 16, 2013 – The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) announces the publication of a special themed issue of Information Standards Quarterly (ISQ) on the topic of the Evolution of Bibliographic Data Exchange. Libraries are in the midst [...]

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Altmetrics Bibliography

Date: Mon, 14 Oct 2013 12:20:33
-0400 From: “Charles W. Bailey, Jr.” <cwbailey@digital-scholarship.com>
To: JESSE@listserv.utk.edu Subject: Altmetrics Bibliography
Digital Scholarship has released the Altmetrics Bibliography, which includes over 50 selected English-language articles and technical reports that are useful in understanding altmetrics.   http://digital-scholarship.org/alt/altmetrics.htm
The “altmetrics” concept is still evolving. In “The Altmetrics Collection,” Jason Priem, Paul Groth, and Dario
Taraborelli define [...]

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World Library and Information congress 2014 – poster presentation?

World Library and Information congress
80th IFLA General Council and Congress
“Libraries, Citizens and Societies: Confluence for Knowledge” 16-22 August 2014, Lyon, France.

Are you involved in an interesting project or in an area of work that you would like to discuss with or show to other congress attendees? Why not present your work in the IFLA [...]

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Altmetrics Bibliography

Digital Scholarship has released the Altmetrics Bibliography, which includes over 50 selected English-language articles and technical reports that are useful in understanding altmetrics.
http://digital-scholarship.org/alt/altmetrics.htm
The “altmetrics” concept is still evolving. In “The Altmetrics Collection,” Jason Priem, Paul Groth, and Dario
Taraborelli define altmetrics as follows:
“Altmetrics is the study and use of scholarly impact measures based on activity [...]

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Garfield Research Fellowship in the History of Information Science

From: Open Lib/Info Sci Education Forum [JESSE@LISTSERV.UTK.EDU] on behalf of Fenske, Ruth E. [rfenske@JCU.EDU]
Sent: Friday, 20 September 2013 9:43 PM
To: JESSE@LISTSERV.UTK.EDU
Subject: Garfield Research Fellowship in the History of Information Science

The Medical Library Association Eugene Garfield Research Fellowship promotes and supports research in the history of information science. The $5000 [...]

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Introducing the IFLA Library – the new repository for managing IFLA’s World Library and Information Congress content

From: Joanne Yeomans [Joanne.Yeomans@ifla.org]
Sent: Monday, 22 July 2013 10:34 PM
To: ifla-l@infoserv.inist.fr
Subject: [IFLA-L] Introducing the IFLA Library – the new repository for managing IFLA’s World Library and Information Congress content

Dear colleagues,
IFLA President Ingrid Parent today launched the IFLA Library (library.ifla.org), a repository for IFLA World Library and Information Congress (WLIC) [...]

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Scholarly Electronic Publishing Weblog (June 30, 2013)

From: Information and/or Library Studies in the UK [LIS-BAILER@JISCMAIL.AC.UK] on behalf of Charles W. Bailey, Jr. [cwbailey@DIGITAL-SCHOLARSHIP.COM]
Sent: Tuesday, 2 July 2013 8:10 PM
To: LIS-BAILER@JISCMAIL.AC.UK
Subject: Scholarly Electronic Publishing Weblog (June 30, 2013)
This bimonthly update covers newly published books, journal articles, technical reports, and white papers about digital copyright, digital curation, digitization, [...]

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Version 3, Research Data Curation Bibliography

From: Information and/or Library Studies in the UK [LIS-BAILER@JISCMAIL.AC.UK] on behalf of Charles W. Bailey, Jr. [cwbailey@DIGITAL-SCHOLARSHIP.COM]
Sent: Monday, 17 June 2013 10:14 PM
To: LIS-BAILER@JISCMAIL.AC.UK
Subject: Version 3, Research Data Curation Bibliography
Digital Scholarship  has released version 3 of the Research Data Curation Bibliography. This selective  bibliography includes over 230 English-language articles and [...]

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Library Value in the Developing World

From: IAN JOHNSON (0616285) [i.m.johnson@rgu.ac.uk]
Sent: Friday, 22 February 2013 3:40 PM
Subject: [IFLA-L] Library Value in the Developing World
19 Feb 2013
SAGE is conducting a research study to investigate library value in the developing world. The project, Library Value in the Developing World, will investigate the value of academic libraries for teaching [...]

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New PEW Study US Library Services in the Digital Age

From: Michael Dowling <mdowling@ala.org>
Date: Wed, Jan 23, 2013 at 12:23 AM
Subject: [ifla-mlas] New PEW Study US Library Services in the Digital Age
To: IFLA Management of Library Associations Section <ifla-mlas@sla.lyris.net>
New PEW Report    http://libraries.pewinternet.org/2013/01/22/library-services/
ALA Press Release on Report  http://www.ala.org/news/pr?id=12238

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