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Who doesn’t love the Internet Archive? As one of the longest running vehicles for capturing content generated online, it also serves as one of the primary databases for Public Domain and Creative Commons licensed media. Founded in 1996, the vast …

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Coronavirus’ impact is felt especially hard by professional associations, which were forced to cancel or change the format of their in-person conferences. These conferences not only draw in substantial revenue, but also promotes their projects, membership, and scholarship to the …

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On April 10, I sent a note to two co-workers about virtual study rooms that said: “this is a weird yet maybe good idea.” Twenty days later we’ve not only implemented virtual study rooms but have heard positive feedback from …

Virtual Study Rooms with LibCal and Zoom Read More »

The Computing-Services Special Interest Section is made up of awesome law librarians doing interesting things.   The CS-SIS Member Spotlight is designed to shine light on our membership so that we can learn more about each other and stay connected. CS-SIS …

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—This is a guest post by Sarah Lin— Working at home during a crisis is a lot different from working at home during normal times, but I’m grateful to have prior experience with one of those situations!  I’m starting my 7th …

Tips for Remote Work Read More »

To prevent misinformation and profiteering during these troubling times, both the Apple and Google Play App Stores have cracked down on coronavirus related apps. Apple is only allowing applications from “recognized institutions,” and Google Play displays zero results when searching …

Trustworthy Coronavirus Apps Read More »

Guest post by Sarah Lin, Information Architect and Digital Librarian, RStudio, Inc.  For eleven years, I worked at a large global law firm, Reed Smith, and during that entire time, I cataloged books that were not located where I was …

Remote Cataloging Read More »

If you’re like the majority of us and are stuck at home for 2 weeks+ you may need some help to avoid going stir crazy, or just take your mind off of things. WHAT TO WATCH TV / Movies If …

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By: Artie Berns, Research/Emerging Technologies Librarian, Western New England University, School of Law With the coronavirus giving many of us a reason to work from home a, wouldn’t it be nice if there was some sort of app to do …

How to Zoom: An Introduction Read More »

Is our new online teaching reality exacerbating your copyright anxiety? In this post, we’ll provide some sources and search strategies for images you can use freely.  Several sources for free stock photos have popped up in the past few years. Unsplash …

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