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Managing Electronic Government Information in Libraries: Issues and Practices
Issue 59, April 2009, review

Sylvie Lafortune reviews a book which addresses the following question: From e-government to t-government. How will libraries keep up?

Reader Development in Practice: Bringing Literature to Readers
Issue 59, April 2009, review

Abigail Luthmann examines a varied collection of approaches to the topic of reader development.

The Social Dynamics of Information and Communication Technology
Issue 59, April 2009, review

Emma Tonkin takes a look at an ambitious work on the relationship of modern society to information and communication technologies and observes more sins of omission than commission.

Images from the VeRSI Educational Virtual BeamLine (eVBL)
Issue 58, January 2009, feature article

Ann Borda reports on the Victorian eResearch Strategic Initiative (VeRSI).

Digital Preservation Planning in Local Authority Archive Services
Issue 58, January 2009, feature article

Frances Boyle, Alexandra Eveleigh and Heather Needham describe the recent digital preservation initiatives in the local authority archives sector.

FRBR: Entities and 'vertical' relationships, creators, contributors, agents
Issue 58, January 2009, feature article

Talat Chaudhri makes a detailed assessment of the FRBR structure of the Dublin Core Application Profiles funded by JISC.

Screenshot of the EFG Web site home page
Issue 58, January 2009, feature article

Georg Eckes and Monika Segbert describe a Best Practice Network funded under the eContentplus Programme of the European Commission, which is building a portal for access to film archival resources in Europe.

Dev8D code workshop
Issue 58, January 2009, event report

Julian Cheal reports on the 5-day JISC's Developer Happiness Days event held at Birckbeck College, London over 16 - 21 February 2009.

Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery
Issue 58, January 2009, review

Marieke Guy gets in touch with her inner PowerPoint Zen.

Integrating Geographic Information Systems Into Library Services
Issue 58, January 2009, review

Sylvie Lafortune reviews a much needed work on offering GIS services in libraries.

Metadata, by Marcia Lei Zeng and Jian Qin
Issue 58, January 2009, review

Emma Tonkin takes a look at an impressive new book on the topic of metadata design, implementation and evaluation in theory and practice.

ransformative Learning Support Models in Higher Education
Issue 58, January 2009, review

Sarah Ward considers a work which brings together perspectives on learner support from academics, librarians and student support professionals.

An ecosystem of presentation dissemination
Issue 57, October 2008, feature article

R. John Robertson, Mahendra Mahey and Phil Barker introduce work investigating an alternative model of repository and service interaction.

Screenshot of the Archives Hub homepage
Issue 57, October 2008, feature article

Jane Stevenson describes the results of usability testing for the Archives Hub Web site.

CRIG diagram
Issue 57, October 2008, feature article

Sally Rumsey and Ben O'Steen describe OAI-ORE and how it can contribute to digital preservation activities.

Example of query and response in SeeAlso
Issue 57, October 2008, feature article

Jakob Voss combines OpenSearch and unAPI to enrich catalogues.

Roof-top view of the British Library, photo courtesy of Clive Sherlock
Issue 57, October 2008, event report

Frances Boyle and Jane Humphreys report on the one-day workshop on digital preservation planning jointly organised by the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) and Planets held at the British Library, on Tuesday 29 July 2008.

Birds of feather panel: eResearch Australasia 2008
Issue 57, October 2008, event report

Tobias Blanke, Ann Borda, Gaby Bright and Bridget Soulsby report on the annual eResearch Australasia Conference, held in Melbourne, Australia, 29 September - 3 October, 2008.

Website Optimization, by Andrew B. King
Issue 57, October 2008, review

Pete Cliff used to think 'Website Optimisation' simply meant compressing images and avoiding nested tables, but in this he book finds out how much more there is to it, even in the Age of Broadband.

Managing the Crowd: Rethinking Records Management for the Web 2.0 World
Issue 57, October 2008, review

Marieke Guy reviews a text that could offer the blueprint for moving records management into the 21st century.

Patent Failure: How Judges, Bureaucrats, and Lawyers Put Innovators at Risk
Issue 57, October 2008, review

Stuart Hannabuss reviews a work which debunks some key assumptions about IPR and contends that current patent arrangements are ineffective.

Pro Web 2.0 Mashups: Remixing Data and Web Services
Issue 57, October 2008, review

Ralph LeVan looks at a comprehensive work on how to consume and repurpose Web services.

Against the Machine: Being Human in the Era of the Electronic Mob
Issue 57, October 2008, review

Mahendra Mahey reviews a book which examines popular Internet culture and how it may be having negative effects on many of us.

Example of Archival Resource Key syntax
Issue 56, July 2008, feature article

Emma Tonkin looks at the current landscape of persistent identifiers, describes several current services, and examines the theoretical background behind their structure and use.

Screenshot: British Antartic Survey website
Issue 56, July 2008, event report

Adrian Tribe reports on a three-day conference designed for professionals involved in the provision of institutional Web services, organised by UKOLN and held at King's College, University of Aberdeen in July 2008.

Presentation on data visualisations at the National Maritime Museum
Issue 56, July 2008, event report

Mia Ridge reports on the Mashed Museum day and the Museums Computer Group UK Museums on the Web Conference, held at the University of Leicester in June 2008.

Delegates at OR08 in the main conference room
Issue 56, July 2008, event report

Mahendra Mahey reports on the third international Open Repositories 2008 Conference, held at the School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton in April 2008.

Visualizing Data: Exploring and Explaining Data with the Processing Environment
Issue 56, July 2008, review

Pete Cliff considers a new book on data visualisation and hopes one day to implement some of the interesting ideas presented in this work.

What's the Alternative?: Career Options for Librarians and Info Pros
Issue 56, July 2008, review

Lina Coelho takes an enthusiastic view of the opportunities open to library and information professionals presented in this career-enhancing book.

Information Literacy Meets Library 2.0
Issue 56, July 2008, review

Emma Delaney considers the effects of Web 2.0 on delivering information literacy to library students and end-users.

Copyright Compliance : Practical Steps to Stay Within the Law
Issue 56, July 2008, review

Stuart Hannabuss argues that the book's online big sister, Keeping Within the Law (KWtL), launched at the same time, is really the place to go and the source to buy.

Blended Learning and Online Tutoring: Planning Learner Support
Issue 56, July 2008, review

Lyn Parker does not consider that the second edition has changed considerably from the first edition despite the publishers' blurb to the contrary. Nonetheless, she feels there is much of value.

Web Accessibility: Practical Advice for the Library and Information Professional
Issue 56, July 2008, review

Martin White reviews a book that provides advice for managers on how to ensure that Web sites, intranets and library services are fully compliant with guidelines and legislation on accessibility.

DSpace digital repository model
Issue 55, April 2008, feature article

Martie van Deventer and Heila Pienaar provide us with background to recent South African repository initiatives and detail an example of knowledge transfer from one institution to another.

Images application profile model
Issue 55, April 2008, feature article

Mick Eadie describes the development of the Dublin Core Images Application Profile project recently funded through the JISC.

OCLC programme research themes
Issue 55, April 2008, feature article

John MacColl considers the 'co-operative imperative' upon research libraries, and describes the work which the former Research Libraries Group is undertaking as part of OCLC.

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