Open Access Book Launch

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On Tuesday, September 11th, at 6:00 pm, the Harvard Office of Scholarly Communication and the Harvard Law School Library are sponsoring the launch of Peter Suber’s new book, Open Access, which “tells us what open access is and isn’t, how it benefits authors and readers of research, how we pay for it, how it avoids […]

eReviews: Africa Bibliography, August 2012

eReviews: Africa Bibliography from Cambridge University Press, from the August 2012 issue.

Julia Child’s Kitchen at the Smithsonian

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Today being Julia Child’s 100th birthday, I was doing some idle Child online research, and came across the delightful site, What’s Cooking? Julia Child’s Kitchen at the Smithsonian, which describes how the Smithsonian acquired the kitchen from Ms. Child, along with audio clips of Child telling stories about her kitchen and diary entries recorded by […]

University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO) Adds University of Chicago Press to Its Lineup

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Oxford University Press (OUP) just announced they’ll be partnering with the University of Chicago Press to launch Chicago Scholarship Online, the latest addition to Oxford’s University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO, reviewed in LJ 11/1/2011). By my figuring, that will bring the UPSO partner press count up to eleven (check here for the list), and adds […]

Project Information Literacy (PIL) Begins a New Chapter

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Project Information Literacy (PIL) Begins a New Chapter

Try ProQuest’s Dissertations and Theses for Free

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Try ProQuest’s Dissertations and Theses for Free

The Future of Higher Education According to Pew

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The Future of Higher Education According to Pew

E-Books in Libraries: A Briefing Document from the Berkman Center

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E-Books in Libraries: A Briefing Document from the Berkman Center

Free Olympics-Related Articles from Emerald

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Free Olympics-Related Articles from Emerald

INTEROP: The Promise and Perils of Highly Interconnected Systems

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INTEROP: The Promise and Perils of Highly Interconnected Systems