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Against the Grain
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ISSN (Online) 1043-2094
Published by Against-the-Grain.com Homepage  [1 journal]
  • ATG Book of the Week: Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe
    • Authors: Tom Gilson
      Abstract: Title: Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe Author: Roger McNamee Hardcover: ISBN: 978-0525561354, $28 Imprint: London, Penguin, 2019   “If you had told Roger McNamee even three years ago that he would soon be devoting himself to stopping Facebook from destroying our democracy, he would have howled with laughter. He had mentored many tech […]The post ATG Book of the Week: Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe appeared first on Against The Grain.
      PubDate: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 21:42:09 +000
       
  • ATG Quirkies: A Copyright Loophole Results in a Public Domain Bonanza.
    • Authors: Tom Gilson
      Abstract: “Libraries and Archivists Are Scanning and Uploading Books That Are Secretly in the Public Domain” The above post appears on vice.com and “reports on how millions of books are secretly in the public domain thanks to a copyright loophole – and how a new project seeks to put them on the Internet Archive…The post ATG Quirkies: A Copyright Loophole Results in a Public Domain Bonanza. appeared first on Against The Grain.
      PubDate: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 20:26:36 +000
       
  • ATG News & Announcements 9/12/19
    • Authors: Tom Gilson
      Abstract:   130 IMLS Grants to Museums Generate More Than $27.5 Million in Matching Funds & IMLS Invests in National Leadership Projects at Museums Across U.S. According to this press release “the Institute of Museum and Library Services today announced grant awards totaling $21,726,676 for museums across the nation to improve services to their communities. Through […]The post ATG News & Announcements 9/12/19 appeared first on Against The Grain.
      PubDate: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 11:00:51 +000
       
  • ATG “I Wonder” Wednesday: Do you belong to a book club'
    • Authors: admin
      Abstract: The post ATG “I Wonder” Wednesday: Do you belong to a book club' appeared first on Against The Grain.
      PubDate: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 19:03:47 +000
       
  • Go Ahead: Call yourself a hacker
    • Authors: admin
      Abstract: I am not a hacker. At least by its commonly understood definition. Hackers are my colleagues in technology-forward industries who identify challenges and use specialized computer skills to find solutions. We’ve all seen the movies! That’s not me. I’m a Collections librarian. I juggle cost/ use spreadsheets, sit in budget meetings, and try to find […]The post Go Ahead: Call yourself a hacker appeared first on Against The Grain.
      PubDate: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 02:31:56 +000
       
  • ATG Job Bank: Electronic Resources and Social Sciences Librarian –
           Saint Louis University
    • Authors: admin
      Abstract:     Electronic Resources and Social Sciences Librarian – Saint Louis University Saint Louis University’s Pius XII Memorial Library is hiring an Electronic Resources and Social Sciences Librarian. This is a full-time (12-month), non-tenure track faculty position. Responsibilities include managing the Saint Louis University Libraries’ electronic resources and serving as a subject librarian for social […]The post ATG Job Bank: Electronic Resources and Social Sciences Librarian – Saint Louis University appeared first on Against The Grain.
      PubDate: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 18:10:30 +000
       
  • ATG Job Bank: Data Analyst for Content Development – Kansas State
           Libraries
    • Authors: admin
      Abstract: Data Analyst for Content Development – Kansas State Libraries   Apply now Department: 3670003040 Hale Library Job no: 508076 Work type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified) Location: Manhattan, Kansas Categories: Computer Science / Information Technology, Library Pay Grade: 10A About This Role: Kansas State University Libraries invite applications and nominations for an energetic, creative, and committed individual to serve in the position of Data […]The post ATG Job Bank: Data Analyst for Content Development – Kansas State Libraries appeared first on Against The Grain.
      PubDate: Mon, 09 Sep 2019 19:25:38 +000
       
  • ATG Conferences, Meetings and Webinars 9/9/19
    • Authors: Tom Gilson
      Abstract:     Free UKSG webinar: “Working with Open Access” Date: Monday 7 October 2019 Time: 1300 BST (British Summer Time) Duration: 45-60 minutes including Q&A Speakers: – Rebecca Evans, Senior Library Training Manager, SAGE Publishing. – Claire Sewell, Research Support Librarian – Physical Sciences, Cambridge University Libraries Overview: This webinar will introduce attendees to the […]The post ATG Conferences, Meetings and Webinars 9/9/19 appeared first on Against The Grain.
      PubDate: Mon, 09 Sep 2019 13:55:34 +000
       
  • ATG News You Need to Start the Week 9/9/19
    • Authors: Tom Gilson
      Abstract:   College & Research Libraries – September 2019 The September 2019 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and follow C&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion…” C&RL News – September 2019 is available online The September 2019 issue of C&RL News is also now […]The post ATG News You Need to Start the Week 9/9/19 appeared first on Against The Grain.
      PubDate: Mon, 09 Sep 2019 11:00:33 +000
       
  • ATG Conferences, Meetings and Webinars 9/5/19
    • Authors: Tom Gilson
      Abstract:   6th Designing for Digital conference Date:  March 9-11, 2020 Location: AT&T Hotel & Conference Center at UT Austin. We invite you to join us in Austin, Texas for our 6th Designing for Digital conference — the annual conference that aims to approach the library digital and physical experience from a holistic point of view. […]The post ATG Conferences, Meetings and Webinars 9/5/19 appeared first on Against The Grain.
      PubDate: Thu, 05 Sep 2019 11:00:05 +000
       
 
 
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