Posted in October 2011

Open Access Week with Guest Pat Aufderheide

Open Access Week with Guest Pat Aufderheide

It’s the last full week of October 2011. For many, this is a time of Halloween prep (or in the case of students, paper planning). However, for librarians and other information professionals around the world, it’s time for Open Access Week — an annual global event the promotes discussions of open access scholarship. Open access … Continue reading

Database of the Month: Gallup Brain

Database of the Month: Gallup Brain

In the world of polls and public data, few institutions have better name recognition than Gallup. This is primarily due to the historical relevance of the Gallup Poll, which has chronicled public reaction to key events and issues in the U.S. since the 1930s. At the same time, credit is also due to the Gallup … Continue reading