Academic Libraries

Student ideas for transforming education, research and student life to be developed into products.

Posted 11 September 2015

Facebook can be an effective way for academic libraries to connect with their user community.

Posted 02 September 2015

David McCandless and Jodie Ginsberg to keynote as Internet Librarian International explores the big questions facing librarians and info pros.

Posted 31 August 2015

IFLA is calling for input and examples from libraries around the world.

Posted 27 August 2015

4000 users of seven UK academic libraries on how they view online library resources and services.

Posted 26 July 2015

Understanding digital behaviour can help us improve the way we deliver and facilitate access to information.

Posted 16 July 2015

Birkbeck, University of London, awarded Mellon Foundation grant.

Posted 06 July 2015

Conversations between providers and customers can drive real change.

Posted 03 July 2015

ALPSP Innovation in Publishing award - shortlisted projects announced.

Posted 02 July 2015

In Africa the demand for HE is growing, while library budgets struggle to keep pace.

Posted 01 July 2015

Clare Brown previews the 2015 MmIT Conference which focuses on the role of library and information professionals in leading social media matters in their organisations.

Posted 01 July 2015

More than 500 global organisations and individuals have signed up to support The Hague Declaration on Knowledge Discovery in the Digital Age.

Posted 08 June 2015

Sharing ideas and information across and between institutions will result in positive outcomes for institutions and individuals.

Posted 03 June 2015

Partnership between Sage and Publons aims to improve the peer review process.

Posted 03 June 2015

INASP works with publishers to enable affordable access to online resources to developing countries and with national library consortia to help them meet the information needs of researchers.

Posted 15 May 2015

Merger between Springer and Macmillan approved by competition authorities.

Posted 07 May 2015

Study suggests total move to OA is possible with no extra costs.

Posted 05 May 2015

Shared services seen as 'vital' for the future of HE.

Posted 04 May 2015

Collaboration aims to establish Berlin as a central research location.

Posted 04 May 2015

Speaking at UKSG, Rick Anderson explores the tension between a library's need to support local research and teaching, versus the responsibility to improve the larger world of scholarly communication.

Posted 24 April 2015

Organisations can improve performance by focusing on four key 'energy' needs of employees.

Posted 19 April 2015

Victoria Sculfor of Sue Hill Recruitment advises graduates that all information experience is valid.

Posted 10 April 2015

Move aims to improve discovery and research outcomes.

Posted 08 April 2015

There are opportunities for libraries to offer impactful videos that can really help student learners.

Posted 27 March 2015

Springer and Université Joseph Fourier release open source software.

Posted 23 March 2015