Asia Pacific

Online piracy can boost comic book sales, research finds

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Thai student scholarships awarded by Hong Kong

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National Library of Korea launches archive with 192 million pre-1950s news articles

Launch of ALIA report: Relevance 2020, LIS Research in Australia

Monash University hiring Matheson Library Manager

Data Collections

Copyright Clearance Center announces enhancements to RightFind® XML for mining

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ACS Publications to join Copyright Clearance Center’s RightFind® XML for mining solution

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Host sought for the international Research Data Alliance community’s meeting in early 2018

Results of the COAR survey on research data management

Panelists discuss open access publishing in the global south for OASPA webinar

eBooks

The Biophysical Society and IOP Publishing form new partnership to create ebooks program for the biophysics community

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Western Sydney University and ProQuest team to offer etextbooks to students

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E-book library portal on Uncle Ho made public

ProQuest explores obstacles and opportunities in managing book collections

De Gruyter signs agreement with University of Hawai‘i Press

Cambridge University Press embarks on project to improve discoverability of library resources

Information Literacy

The challenge facing libraries in an era of fake news

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ProQuest releases results of its 2016 information literacy survey

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Look at libraries over league tables when choosing a school

Curtin Sarawak librarians conduct Information Literacy Skills workshops for secondary school students

NTU hiring Librarian/Senior Librarian, Instructional Services Division

UGC-funded Information Literacy Project

Online Learning

Slides and recording of COAR webinar on Publishing Controlled Vocabularies for Access and Reuse

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Kotuku 2017 applications open

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Studies show college students get higher grades and learn better with digital course materials

CAS announces complimentary beta version of Chemistry Class AdvantageTM®

Artstor’s K-12 LibGuides announced

Databases

National Library of Korea launches archive with 192 million pre-1950s news articles

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New digital portal makes thousands of Hoover’s rare materials available online

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Continued Elsevier access in support of German science

Ingenta agrees landmark collaboration with CEPIEC in China

Springer Healthcare launches Medicine Matters, a new medical education website

 
 

Conferences

Host sought for the international Research Data Alliance community’s meeting in early 2018

(23 January 2017) The Research Data Alliance (RDA) Council is seeking proposals from organisations or countries interested in hosting the 11th RDA Plenary meeting in early 2018 (from late February to early April). The Research Data Alliance (RDA) brings together a diverse community of data [Read more...]

Applications for IFLA Attendance Grants 2017 are now open

(10 January 2017) The Grants are available to an information professional from Africa, Latin America and Asia/Pacific. Each grant covers the early registration fee of Euro 490 which expires on 15 May 2017. The Attendance Grant will also provide support for travel and/or accommodation of up to [Read more...]
 
 

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