Library Studies

Post Pornhub, Australian Pornography Is Fighting For Survival

The Australian porn scene is struggling. Post-Pornhub, there's simply less demand for paid content. But if history has proven anything, it's that …

naughty

A look at 5 NYC hotels, each with something special to offer

NEW YORK (AP) — New York has hundreds of hotels, located in different neighborhoods, with different styles and amenities.<p>But a hotel is more than just a place to rest your head. Many hotels have something truly special to offer, and often those features can be experienced even if you're not staying …

Business

Lorraine Summers, iSchool alumna, passes away

iSchool alumna Lorraine Summers died at age 70 on November 14th, 2017. Summers passed away while in Tallahassee, FL.Summers grew up in Keystone …

Florida State University

Will an app get kids outdoors? Researchers dig in

Can a mobile app connect kids with nature? University of Washington Information School Assistant Professor Katie Davis and Ph.D. student Saba Kawas …

Librarianship

Oklahoma Teaching Assistant Plans to Give Every Student New Shoes for Christmas

For the kindergarten students at Sequoyah Elementary in Tulsa, Oklahoma, their annual dose of Christmas cheer will come in pairs this holiday …

Country Lifestyle

Images of Cupid and Psyche

The winged god Eros (Love) sits on a throne beside his wife Psykhe (Soul), or mother Aphrodite.<p>Eros & Psykhai<br>"The winged god Eros (love personified) …

Wikimedia

Profile: Michelle Bentzon, Archives intern

Since August, the Dalhousie Libraries have been hosting Michelle Bentzon, a graduate student at Aalborg University in Denmark, on a twenty-week …

Archives

Denver Alumni Event: Fake News, the Power of Social Media

Join us for an evening with Syracuse University in downtown Denver as we explore the concept of fake viral news.<p>How does misinformation spread so …

Syracuse University

ALISE Excellence in Teaching Award

The University of Maryland College of Information Studies (iSchool) is pleased to share that Senior Lecturer, Dr. Renee Hill, is the recipient of the …

Education

“America’s Librarian” and tech reporter receive UMSI alumni awards | University of Michigan School of Information

Dean Thomas A Finholt presents the 2017 Distinguished Alumni award to librarian and author Nancy Pearl.<p>The School of Information announced the …

Librarianship

♫ Listen: Correspondence - Wave Recital

Catt got your loops? Haha, that’s so stupid. I’m leaving.<p>Ben Catt, that is! That’s the man behind Correspondence, cap C, not all correspondence, …

Librarianship

Museum Studies Grad heads to Ottawa to pick up Governor General’s Award

Richard Laurin had finished his course requirements but was still working on the thesis for his Master of Museum Studies when he was hired on as a …

Winnipeg

Library Pilot Lead at Trace Center- College Park, MD

Looking for an energetic, organized, entrepreneurial librarian with excellent communication skills to take the lead on carrying out pilot …

Determine

Public Libraries Occupy a Hallowed Space in the Community and in Public Consciousness

“I think public libraries are the quintessential ‘safe space,’ and that’s something that I don’t think can be replicated by any other civic …

Libraries

Assistant Professor Alex Poole Wins 2017 ASIS&T Bob Williams History Fund Research Award - College of Computing & Informatics

Alex Poole, PhD, an assistant professor of information science at Drexel University's College of Computing & Informatics (CCI), received the 2017 Bob …

Black History

Prism: the Office for Accreditation newsletter, Fall 2017

Fall 2017, Volume 25, Number 2 • ISSN 1066-7873 • Kerri Price, editor<br>Comments, questions, and suggestions are welcomed. Please contact us at …

Education

We’re Awake — But We’re Not At the Wheel

<i>By the PERVADE team at the University of Maryland</i><p>Cathy O’Neil, author of Weapons of Math Destruction and one of the leading public intellectuals on …

Librarianship

Three CCI professors nominated for Transformation through Teaching award

The <i>Transformation through Teaching</i> program was established by Florida State University’s Spiritual Life Project. Their goal is to nurture students’ …

Florida State University

Congratulations iSchool Grads!

November 13, 2017<p>Dear Lisa, <br>Congratulations on your brand new Master's degree. I hope it’s as satisfying for you to see all those long, hard days and …

Education

Four iSchool Students Attend Hacker Halted Conference

The School of Information Studies (iSchool) is grounded in an environment that recognizes both historical and current-day technological problems. In …

Education

Faces of UMSI: Linfeng Li | University of Michigan School of Information

Linfeng Li is always looking to explore, to delve deeper.<p>That would explain the focus of his research as a third-year doctoral student at the …

Education

Business Student Trainee - NASA Pathways Program

Duties<p>Duties<p>Summary<p>This position is in NASA's Pathways Intern Program which provides students with the opportunity to explore NASA careers and gain …

History of Science

Students to benefit from new agreement with Library and Archives Canada - Faculty of Information (iSchool) | University of Toronto

The University of Toronto has signed a collaborative agreement with Library and Archives Canada (LAC) to share the expertise and knowledge of the two …

Libraries

Professor Emeritus Michael Buckland Awarded JASIST Paper of the Decades

On November 7, the Association for Information and Science Technology (ASIS&T) announced the Best JASIST Paper of the Decades, in celebration of the …

UC Berkeley

Prospectus

<i>I’ve been trying to keep this blog updated as I move through the PhD program at the UMD iSchool. Sometimes it’s difficult to share things here</i> …

Librarianship

On KUOW, iSchool's Hoffmann talks Facebook and revenge porn

Anna Lauren Hoffmann, an assistant professor at the University of Washington Information School, appeared on KUOW radio on Thursday, Nov. 9, to …

Librarianship

New advanced eCourse: Winning Support and Influencing Communities for Library Funding

CHICAGO—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions, in collaboration with the San José State University School of Information (SJSU iSchool), announces a new …

Libraries

Standards update from conference teach curating

Home <b>›</b> Community <b>›</b> AASL National Conference & Exhibiton <b>›</b> <b>Curate, Curating, Curation</b><p>Curate, Curating, Curation<p><i>on</i> 11/10/2017 • ( 0 )<p>In case you didn’t …

Teaching

Diversity at the School of Information | University of Michigan School of Information

Each member of the University of Michigan School of Information’s scholarly community comes from a unique background, making our school stronger and …

Librarianship

Georgia Tech Leads the Way into Supercomputing ‘17 | College of Computing

A team of Georgia Tech high-performance computing (HPC) experts is heading to Colorado next week to take part in the HPC community’s largest annual …

Librarianship