Category: Library – General

New Paper of Interest: "Data Visualization as a Library Service: Embedding Visualization Services in the Library Research Lifecycle"

by on February 7, 2018 5:24 pm
Please see here for this article: Data Visualization as a Library Service: Embedding Visualization Services in the Library Research Lifecycle Andrea L. Ogier, Virginia Tech Michael J. Stamper, Virginia Tech Publication Date 1-22-2018 Article Type Full-Length Paper DOI Link https://doi.org/10.7191/jeslib.2018.1126 Abstract Objective: The purpose of this article is to explore data visualization as a consulting service… Read more New Paper of Interest: "Data Visualization as a Library Service: Embedding Visualization Services in the Library Research Lifecycle"

U.S. Copyright Office September 2017 Discussion Document on 17 U.S.C. § 108 [Limitations on exclusive rights: Reproduction by libraries and archives]...

by on October 3, 2017 3:59 pm
Please see here. It proposes adding museums to the list of eligible institutions and would permit the making of preservation copies of published works and expand the kinds of documents that can go online during the last 20 years of a copyright’s term.

It Seems Google's Scanning Project Work Is Being Put to Good Use by Libraries and Researchers

by on September 1, 2017 4:58 pm
Please see: What Happened to Google’s Effort to Scan Millions of University Library Books? By Jennifer Howard August 10, 2017