Archive for November, 2012

Haunted Libraries

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Need some travel ideas? How about visiting some haunted libraries? This international list features exciting destinations like Mexico, England, Ireland, Australia, and South Africa. The list of US hauntings inspires a tour of the Midwest and Southwest with a few wanderings to other regions. Some of the ghosts are librarians, library users, and former land […]

Tonight: NEASIST Discussess the Fair Use of Database Content via US v. Swartz

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Tonight, 11/8, from 5:30 – 7 pm, the New England Chapter of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (NEASIST) discusses an upcoming case where someone made academic journal articles available to the public, US v. Swartz. Location: Champions Sports Bar, Marriott Hotel Kendall Square plaza (next to the Red Line) 50 Broadway, Cambridge, […]

Campaign Blogging 9 Years Down the Road

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Just the other day, I was telling someone about blog group’s quest to attend campaign events for the Democratic presidential nominee candidates back in 2003 and how I should have been thinking about doing a little bit of that this fall while I don’t have a full-time job taking dibs on my weekdays. Today, one […]