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Havana /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04

    ISBN: 9781911082071
    Author: Cameron, Sarah, 1954-


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A Parkinson's primer : an indispensable guide to Parkinson's disease for patient

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04

    ISBN: 9781589881198
    Author: Vine, John M.,


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The bone broth miracle diet : lose weight feel great and revitalize your healt

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04

    ISBN: 9781510718548
    Author: Skinner, Erin,


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Evolution of a revolution : autism and the path from hope to healing /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04

    ISBN: 9781510711945
    Author: Conroy, Helen


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Stronger than BPD : the girl's guide to taking control of intense emotions dram

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04

    ISBN: 9781626254978
    Author: Corso, Debbie,


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Live and laugh with dementia : the essential guide to maximizing quality of life

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04

    ISBN: 9781925335729
    Author: Low, Lee-Fay,


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Understanding autism : the essential guide for parents /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04

    ISBN: 9781925335712
    Author: Williams, Katrina,


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The menopause book : the complete guide : hormones hot flashes health moods

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04

    ISBN: 9781523504282
    Author: Wingert, Pat


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The sometimes sisters /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04

    ISBN: 9781503949201
    Author: Brown, Carolyn


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The Strawberry Hearts Diner /

New At the Library - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04

    ISBN: 9781477848760
    Author: Brown, Carolyn


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Springer Nature, Cambridge University Press, Thieme and ResearchGate announce new cooperation to make it easier to navigate the legal sharing of academic journal articles

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04
(April 20, 2018). In a cooperation agreement announced today, three publishers and ResearchGate will work together on the sharing of articles on the scholarly collaboration platform in a way that protects the rights of authors and publishers. The agreement ultimately involves publishers who want to help and support content sharing and believe that working with ResearchGate, the largest professional network for scientists and academics, is one of the important means to achieving this.
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ResearchGate welcomes cooperation agreement with three major scientific publishers

Library Technology Reports - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:04
(April 20, 2018). This agreement is the result of several years of talks about working together to further facilitate the sharing of journal articles in a way that protects the rights of authors and publishers.
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Congratulations to Heather Moulaison Sandy, winner of the 2018 LITA/Library Hi Tech Award

LITA Blog - Thu, 2018-04-19 17:36

Heather Moulaison Sandy has been named the winner of the 2018 LITA/Library Hi Tech Award for Outstanding Communication in Library and Information Technology. Emerald Publishing and the Library and Information Technology Association (LITA) sponsor the Award, which recognizes outstanding individuals or institutions for their long-term contributions in the area of Library and Information Science technology and its application.

The Award Committee selected Moulaison Sandy because it was impressed with her extensive contributions to ongoing professional development across the discipline., which include five books and more than 25 peer-reviewed journal articles. Her work has been presented at over 100 local, national, and international venues in nearly 15 countries as well as at numerous online webinars and talks.

Moulaison Sandy is Associate Professor at the iSchool at the University of Missouri and works primarily at the intersection of the organization of information and the online environment. She is a recipient of this year’s JRLYA/YALSA Writing Award, as well as the ALISE/OCLC 2016 Research Grant and the ALA Carnegie Whitney  2016 grant.

An avid Francophile and traveler, she was named an Associated Researcher at the French national school for library and information science (Enssib) in 2014, and received a Fulbright Senior Scholar grant in 2008-2009 to teach at l’Ecole des sciences de l’information in Morocco. She holds a PhD in Information Science from Rutgers and an MSLIS and MA in French, both from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

When notified she was this year’s recipient, Moulaison Sandy said, “Receiving this award is a true honor, and I am thrilled to join the ranks of LITA/Library Hi Tech award recipients whose work I admire so much.” She will receive a citation and a $1,000 stipend.

Members of the 2018 LITA/Library Hi-Tech Award Committee are: Dr. Patrick T. Colegrove (Chair), Vanessa L. Ames (Past Chair), Holli Kubly, and Christina D. Mune.

Thank you to Emerald Publishing for sponsoring this award.

 

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Spanish University chooses Safari for Business, Technology Content

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-04-19 12:03
(April 19, 2018). ProQuest and the Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, a technological university in Valencia, Spain, have announced a partnership that equips the university's library with the same business and technology resources as 4,000 companies and government institutions worldwide – helping prepare students for academic and professional success.
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Digital Science award special Blockchain Technology Catalyst Grants

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-04-19 09:03
(April 19, 2018). Research industry technology company Digital Science has announced the recipients of its Blockchain Catalyst Grant. This one-off grant was made available to any project implementing Blockchain in a scholarly or scientific context, especially those that addressed the dissemination of research.
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eLearning - an Intrinsic part of LIBERO

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-04-19 09:03
(April 19, 2018). LIBERO's online, video eLearning resource is the perfect way to complement LIBERO's existing training and support capabilities.
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Bethel College and Saint Mary's College join PALNI and the OCLC WorldShare Management Services community

Library Technology Reports - Thu, 2018-04-19 09:03
(April 19, 2018). Bethel College, in Mishawaka, Indiana, and Saint Mary's College, in Notre Dame, Indiana, have joined the Private Academic Library Network of Indiana (PALNI), and are now part of the OCLC WorldShare Management Services community.
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Varina : a novel /

New At the Library - Thu, 2018-04-19 09:03

    ISBN: 9780062834386
    Author: Frazier, Charles, 1950-


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SAGE Publishing acquires software and services developer GVPi

Library Technology Reports - Wed, 2018-04-18 18:03
(April 18, 2018). SAGE Publishing announced the acquisition of Global Village Publishing (GVPi), a software and services provider specializing in the delivery of customized digital publishing solutions.
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Jobs in Information Technology: April 18, 2018

LITA Blog - Wed, 2018-04-18 15:15

New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks.

New This Week

Winona State University, Electronic Resources Librarian, Winona, MN

Santa Barbara City College, Librarian – (Web Services and eResources), Santa Barbara, CA

California Digital Library, Metadata Product Manager (career position), Oakland, CA

Visit the LITA Job Site for more available jobs and for information on submitting a job posting.

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