By Liz Lyon, University of Pittsburgh

Libraries are repositioning, restructuring and reskilling their staff to take on research more

Oct 23, 2014 - article

A collaborative effort to develop a data management curriculum

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Oct 17, 2014 - Presentation

Now available: Rise of the databrarian - webinar, slides and resources

Watch the one-hour Rise of the Databrarian webinar, download the slides, and review the list of all the resources from the presenters' slides.....Read more

Oct 14, 2014 - White Paper

New White Paper makes recommendations for improved usage, discovery and access of e-content in libraries

This white paper recommends some basic improvements libraries, service providers and data suppliers (including, but not limited to, publishers) can make to remove barriers to discovery and access and improve users’ experiences. It was co-authored by a cross-industry group of professionals including libraries, content providers such as Elsevier and OCLC.....Read more

Oct 10, 2014 - article

From ebooks to usage metrics at the 2014 Charleston Conference

From ebooks to research collaboration to usage metrics -- find what you need now in this list of Charleston Conference events where you can connect with Elsevier. And be sure to register for Decoding the New Ebook Landscape on Nov. 5. ....Read more

Oct 10, 2014 - article

Lindsay King Wins 2014 Elsevier Library Connect Charleston Conference Award

Lindsay King, a Public Services Librarian at Yale University, was selected by committee as the 2014 Library Connect Charleston Conference Award winner for her session entitled “Data Mining on Vendor-Digitized Collections." ....Read more

Sep 22, 2014 - article

WEBINAR: Beyond data management plans, creative data services in libraries

As researchers and scholars increasingly move toward data-driven research, librarians are offering a growing number of services to support a diverse set of research needs. In this webinar, presenters will discuss large-scale projects and one-to-one consulting at the institute, university and consortium levels. ....Read more

Sep 11, 2014 - article

Library Connect Photo Contest

Tell your story about the impact of librarians in a picture. Snap it and send it! Enter the Library Connect Photo Contest today. Contest ends Nov. 30. ....Read more