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Effect of learning resources on Mendeley user adoption and productivity
This study was done to understand the user adoption pattern of a reference management tool such as Mendeley. Libraries can improve usage of reference management tools if they adopt a mix of learning support services. The ...
d3 Data Visualization Bootcamp
Brief introduction of data visualization concepts, brief introduction of d3, and a walkthrough of three exercises using library datasets.
Anti-British in Every Sense of the Word? Methodist Preachers, School Libraries, and the Problem of American Books in Upper Canada, 1820-1860
(Canadian Society of Church History, 2013)
Book Review: “Culture” and Culture: Traditional Knowledge and Intellectual Rights. By Manuela Carneiro da Cunha. Chicago, Il. : Prickly Paradigm Press, 2009.
(Canadian Association of Law Libraries, 2011-08)
This is a review of “Culture” and Culture: Traditional Knowledge and Intellectual Rights. By Manuela Carneiro da Cunha (ISBN: 978-0-9761475-6-4)
Road to Open Access in the Sciences: Exploring publishing trends in OA journals at York University
Academic freedom and openness are the hallmarks of scholarship. Scientific progress is being impeded due to inadequate access to research which ironically is being conducted collaboratively with global researchers. As ...
Content Selection and Curation for Web Archiving: The Gatekeepers vs. the Masses
Any preservation effort must begin with an assessment of what content to preserve, and web archiving is no different. There have historically been two answers to the question "what should we archive?'' The Internet Archive's ...
Wikidata and archivists
Wikidata, the youngest Wikimedia project, launched in 2012 and archival information is increasingly being added to the knowledge base platform. This presentation provides a brief, non-technical introduction to Wikidata and ...
Putting Marrakesh into Practice
This panel will share the story of how the Marrakesh treaty made its way to take its place amongst the WIPO body of copyright treaties, and the affordances it offers for access to published works for the blind, visually ...