Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn & Relevance of Social Media for Libraries

April 13, 2010 0

Would you like to know more about how Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn can benefit you and your customers?  Our speakers will provide a brief overview of each medium and discuss how they can benefit us as information professionals, our customers and our organizations.  Learn more, and join colleagues for a CO-ASIS&T panel discussion at the Dublin Branch on Tuesday, April 13th, 2010: “Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn & Relevance of Social Media for Libraries” Featuring Panelists Jennifer Hrusch from CML, Read More

The Open Access Community and OAIster

February 2, 2010 0

What is OAIster?  It’s actually a catalog of millions of digital resources from thousands of contributors around the world.  OAIster was built by harvesting from open archive collections using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH).  The result provides access to digitized books, articles, and text, audio & video files, photographic images, theses and research papers.  Today, OAIster boasts more than 23 million records representing digital resources from over 1,100 contributors.  Join us for a Read More

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