Research/ Learning

Research/ Learning

Research and learning behaviors drive academic library change.

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University Futures are shaping Library Futures
Institutions

University Futures are shaping Library Futures

Libraries are not ends in themselves, but serve the interests of the organizations of which they are a part. As university emphasis varies around research, education and career poles, we can expect to see libraries evolve to support those emphases more strongly.
Lorcan 8 min read
Books

Using Wikipedia

We still don’t appear to know what to make of Wikipedia. Consider these two cases. First, Edward Glaeser includes
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Institutions

Managing down collections ...

I was interested to read this from Karen Schneider [https://freerangelibrarian.com/2010/09/04/the-west-project-the-first-shoe-drops-for-the-big-shift/] a while ago: “Centralized
Lorcan 3 min read
Newman
Research/ Learning

Newman

And speaking of UCD …. To be a student at University College Dublin was to be very much aware of Cardinal
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