Academic Libraries

Hugh Murphy shares key lessons learned from managing a new library building project and explains why excellence and innovation matter.

Posted 01 November 2013

In order to create a mobile-friendly environment, the librarians at Uppsala University had to develop their own skills.

Posted 01 November 2013

Models of scholarly communication are evolving. Academic libraries must be responsive to these changes while being mindful of institutional missions and strategic goals.

Posted 17 October 2013

The role of libraries is changing and their spaces, services and staff structures are evolving to reflect this.

Posted 17 October 2013

Sixth annual event aims to help make OA 'a new norm' in scholarship and research.

Posted 01 October 2013

EBSCO has released its serials price projection report for 2014.

Posted 30 September 2013

Andrew Cox explores the challenges of Research Data Management - and asks if 'clumsy librarianship' can help.

Posted 26 September 2013

Database will help scientists locate resources to support research.

Posted 24 September 2013

Information professionals share their latest projects and innovations at this year's Internet Librarian International conference (Olympia Conference Centre, London, 15-16 October 2013).

Posted 20 September 2013

Platform to offer MOOCs to students around the world.

Posted 19 September 2013

Award winner is one of the most cited researchers in information retrieval.

Posted 13 September 2013

From privacy and surveillance to hyper-connectivity, Marydee Ojala encourages librarians everywhere to respond to IFLA's "tremendously important" report.

Posted 06 September 2013

The physical library space is changing to reflect the new services and interactions customers expect.

Posted 06 September 2013

Expanded digitised content for World Newspaper Archive.

Posted 15 August 2013

Four professional associations collaborating on toolkit.

Posted 14 August 2013

New report explores the value of academic libraries to teaching and research faculty.

Posted 07 August 2013

Wroclaw University Library's medieval holdings digitised.

Posted 05 August 2013

Book charts the evolution of scientific communication and draws parallels with the pharmaceutical industry in the age of social media.

Posted 29 July 2013

UKSG releases updated journal transfer Code of Practice for comment.

Posted 19 July 2013

Over 65,000 digitised images now available.

Posted 18 July 2013

Karen Marie Øvern shares her thoughts on the organisation of teaching activities.

Posted 26 June 2013

There is very little formal training in peer review offered to early career researchers.

Posted 25 June 2013

Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, new project sets out to evaluate MOOCs.

Posted 14 June 2013

School librarian Caroline Fielding reports on her successes using the Toe by Toe reading programme with teenage boys.

Posted 13 June 2013

Survey in Scotland shows social media is becoming mainstream in the academic learning environment.

Posted 13 June 2013