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  1. “Innovative Booth for Libraries” at SXSW [Sponsored Content]

    KBANE's blog The Scoop Kim Massana, CEO – Innovative While I was in Indianapolis at PLA, Innovative’s Joe Murphy, Director, Library Futures, was in Austin, Texas at the well-known South by Southwest (SXSW) conference where emerging technology leaders ...

    KBANE - 04/16/2014 - 08:36 - American Libraries Magazine

  2. Andrew Carnegie Medals Shortlist Revealed

    admin's blog The Scoop ALA today announced six books as finalists for the 2013 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction, awarded for the previous year’s best fiction and nonfiction books written for adult readers and published ...

    admin - 05/23/2013 - 09:45 - American Libraries Magazine

  3. MOOCs and Library Trends Report discussed at WLIC

    LBORMAN's blog The Scoop By Laurie D. Borman Pierre Dillenbourg, the academic director of the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), spoke on his expertise, massive open online courses (MOOCs), during the August 20 plenary session at the 20 ...

    LBORMAN - 08/20/2014 - 10:42 - 3 comments - American Libraries Magazine

  4. ALA and German Library Association Sign Agreement

    LBORMAN's blog The Scoop By Laurie D. Borman American Library Association (ALA) President Courtney Young and Barbara Lison, a representative of the German library association Bibliothek & Information Deutschland (BID), signed an agreement on Tues ...

    LBORMAN - 08/20/2014 - 09:06 - American Libraries Magazine

  5. Turn Up the Volume

    bgoldberg's blog E-Content By James LaRue Denver Public Library (DPL) has announced a new service called Volume. The product is intriguing: 37 albums of DRM-free downloadable or streamable music by Colorado artists. The music is available to any DPL ...

    bgoldberg - 08/19/2014 - 16:21 - American Libraries Magazine

  6. Photos from the Exhibit Hall at WLIC 2014 in Lyon

    LBORMAN's blog The Scoop By Laurie D. Borman     IFLA’s World Library Information Congress 2014 in Lyon, France offers a modest-sized but busy exhibit hall. The hall opened Monday to a large crowd sampling new database offerings as well as informatio ...

    LBORMAN - 08/19/2014 - 14:42 - American Libraries Magazine

  7. High and Low Tech at World Library and Information Congress 2014 in Lyon, France

    LBORMAN's blog The Scoop By Laurie D. Borman Sometimes, low tech trumps high tech. At Tuesday morning’s plenary session of IFLA’s World Library and Information Congress 2014 in Lyon, French journalist Florence Aubenas talked about her kidnapping and ...

    LBORMAN - 08/19/2014 - 14:07 - American Libraries Magazine

  8. World Library and Information Congress 2014 Opens

    LBORMAN's blog The Scoop By Laurie D. Borman The theme “Libraries, Citizens, Societies: Confluence for Knowledge” set the stage for the 80th International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) World Library and Information Congre ...

    LBORMAN - 08/19/2014 - 10:49 - American Libraries Magazine

  9. Hugh Howey’s Defense of Amazon

    bgoldberg's blog E-Content By James LaRue Responding to four questions in Publishers Weekly August 13, mega-successful author Hugh Howey sticks up for Amazon in its ongoing dispute with Hachette.  It’s clear that the publishing world is changing. And ...

    bgoldberg - 08/18/2014 - 16:31 - 1 comment - American Libraries Magazine

  10. Monkey Selfie

    bgoldberg's blog E-Content By James LaRue There are a lot of interesting conflicts these days in the world of digital publishing. But here’s one I didn’t see coming: interspecies copyright disputes. According to the August 7 Guardian (UK) and the Aug ...

    bgoldberg - 08/15/2014 - 10:08 - American Libraries Magazine

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