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Automated book-culling software drives librarians to create fake patrons to "check out" endangered titles

Two employees at the East Lake County Library created a fictional patron called Chuck Finley -- entering fake driver's license and address details …

Queensland Library Releases Open Source Comics Tool

A new tool from Australia’s State Library of Queensland can make a cartoonist out of even the least artistically inclined. The Fun Palaces comics …

Comic Books

Information illiterate: Challenges libraries face in this fake news era

In today’s unpredictable information environment, how might librarians rethink their role?<p>Imagine, for a moment, the technology of 2017 had existed on Jan. 11, 1964 — the day Luther Terry, surgeon general of the United States, released "Smoking and Health: Report of the Advisory Committee to the …

Humanities

Libraries included in the recently published Finnish National Development Plan

On 2 February 2017, Finland published its National Development Plan for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals to achieve the UN …

Libraries

Ibnu Sitam

KITA PELAJAR HEBAT SEMULAJADI<p>Buat semua pembaca, kita sebenarnya pelajar hebat semulajadi. Tiada makhluk lain yang mampu belajar selain kita. …

Digital literacy and democracy

In some ways this is a continuation of a previous post on Digital Citizenship, written in the aftermath of the Brexit vote, and in some ways it’s a …

Mainstream Media

A Crowdsourcing Platform for Wales

<b>The Library is grateful to Welsh Government for funding this innovative project and in particular to the Cabinet Secretary for Economy and</b> …

Columbus Metropolitan Library Is…

Children with learning disabilities 'more vulnerable to abuse'

<b>Children with learning disabilities are more vulnerable to sexual exploitation, new research suggests.</b><p>A coalition of children's charities say they have the "same vulnerabilities" as all children but face extra "barriers" to getting protection or support.<p>Their report calls on UK authorities to offer …

Disability

Message from US President Barack Obama

WashingtonAugust 5, 2016 As you come together from across the globe and the United States around the importance of librarianship and information …

Barack Obama

Best infographics about libraries and librarians

Libraries

BBC World Service - Assignment, Syria’s Secret Library

Away from the sound of bombs and bullets, in the basement of a crumbling house in the besieged Syrian town of Darayya, is a secret library. It is home to thousands of books rescued from bombed-out buildings by local volunteers, who daily brave snipers and shells to fill its shelves. In a town …

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Penafian: Pihak Kerajaan Malaysia dan u-Library tidak bertanggungjawab terhadap sebarang kehilangan atau kerosakan yang dialami kerana menggunakan …

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Australian Universities

Digital Public Library of America

April 18, 2018<p>Five years ago today, we launched the Digital Public Library of America and in a short five years, DPLA and our partners have turned a …

Libraries

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Select all<p>For all selected ()<p>Select export option Export<p>Select export option Export XML<p>Primary Title:<p>Maker Name:<p>Unknown, …

Inspiring Rural Prosperity

Skills to Succeed Program<p>READ India has partnered with Accenture for “Skills to Succeed” – Accenture’s global initiative to equip people with the …

Food & Dining