Tag Archives: Linked Data

Week 45,46,47 & 48 :California State Library Starts Veterans Connect @ the Library, New Digital Literacy Strategic Brief Released, PLA Publishes The First Project Outcome Annual Report, Linked Data: Building the Future for Libraries, Internet Archive Enhances Its Search Functionality

California State Library Starts Veterans Connect @ the Library   (Library Blogs Buzz Weekly) “The California State Library developed a project to bring Veterans Resource Centers (VRCs) to public libraries in the state. Working in partnership with the California Department … Continue reading

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Week 5,6,7,8 & 9: Amazon Plans To Open 400 stores,GPO Starts Govinfo.gov In Beta,Horizon Report 2016 Higher Education Report Released, NLM Starts MedPix Free Online Medical Image Database,FSU Libraries With University-Wide Open Access Policy, Gale Content Is Now Discoverable On Google

Listen Online: LJ’s 2016 Librarian of the Year, Nicolle Ingui Davies, Interviewed on Colorado Public Radio ( INFODocket) “We’ve got a strong focus on technology because technical literacy is just a piece of the world that we live in today. And … Continue reading

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Week: 36,37,38,39,40, 41,42,43&44: DPLA With New Self-Guided Curriculum, Studying Library Users For Better Customer Experience,

DPLA Releases New Self-Guided Curriculum for Digitization (Lonely Wolf Librarian) “We’ve made this curriculum available in a self-guided version intended for digitization beginners from a variety of cultural heritage institutions. Each module includes a video presentation, slides with notes in Powerpoint, and … Continue reading

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Week 5,6,7 & 8: New eBooks Commitments To The ConnectED Library Challenge, Adobe Digital Editions Now Available for iPad and Macs, Kindle Convert Turns Scans of Your Books Into Kindle Books, W3C Publishes First Draft of Data on the Web Best Practices,

New eBooks commitments to the ConnectED Library Challenge  (Library Blogs Buzz) “Today, building on the progress made to date, at the Anacostia Library in Washington, D.C., the President will announce two new efforts to strengthen learning opportunities by improving access to … Continue reading

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Week 14,15,16,17 &18: Innovative Acquires Polaris,Paul Ryan Recommends Eliminating IMLS, Boundless -New Cloud Based eTextbooks Platform, Serendipity Searches Linked Data

Part Siri, Part Google Now: Microsoft Announces “Cortana” Virtual Assistant ( Search Engine Land) Cortana is the new Microsoft virtual assistant, in close competition with  Apple’s Siri and Google Now. Innovative Interfaces Acquires Polaris Library Systems ( INFOdocket ) The presence of Innovative Interfaces in the public library … Continue reading

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