New book for librarians on conducting original research offers detailed research methods and shows how to run and interpret statistical tests.
Interview with the editors of Introduction to Law Librarianship, the first and only open source textbook for the profession.
Interview with the editors of a new book that offers insight into information literacy needs in the workplace as technology evolves
Interview with the authors of A History of Medical Libraries and Medical Librarianship, with a view to the future of the profession in the digital era.
Preferred resources for instructional design in special libraries, from library expert and instructional technology professor Lauren Hays
Special librarians create instructional materials, lead workshops and training sessions; it’s important to know about instructional design strategies
Google Bard and ChatGPT are similar tools, but they have significant differences to be aware of; detailed analysis
Copyright Best Practices includes chapters on fair use, music, images, data mining, and other topics relevant to special libraries and academic ones.
Librarians need to consider whom their collections represent and develop collection management policies to create equitable and inclusive collections
Author interview: Cathryn Copper on The Experimental Library: A Guide to Taking Risks, Failing Forward, and Creating Change
Editor interview: Harnett and Cantwell, Finding Your Seat at the Table: Roles for Librarians on Institutional Regulatory Boards and Committees
Dr. Lauren Hays shares some of her Fun Productivity and Educational Tools for Librarians as summer fades and the academic year begins
Librarians possess many of the necessary skills and tools for creating exhibits; interview with Emily Marsh, author of Creating Digital Exhibits.
All librarians and information professionals regularly make choices that support better learning; knowing learning theories helps special librarians
Librarians can get ideas on connecting with our communities as other educators do; revisit John Dewey’s principles
Library instruction expert Dr. Lauren Hays highlights several Chrome extensions and various plugins for librarians to use when exploring ChatGPT
The Horizon Report offers insight into what technology trends we need to be aware of in special libraries where teaching and learning occurs.
Lauren Hays interviewed Cheryl Oestreicher about her book’s theme: access is the goal of all archival work, and all archival functions culminate in access.
Lauren Hays’ interview with Dr. Troy Swanson author of Knowledge as a Feeling, which examines how neuroscience and psychology influence librarianship
Lauren Hays interview with Dr. Vanessa Reyes on the process of writing a book; tips that will help you prepare and succeed.
Interview with the Editors: Crum and Nunez, Essential Leadership Skills for Health Sciences Information Professionals
Many librarians are promoted into leadership roles without training to help them succeed; highlights of book intended to bridge that gap
Integrated Library Planning is a model that can help librarians become more resilient in an environment under constant change.
Archival accessioning is at the heart of holistic, extensible collection management – you *can* create your own archival accessioning program.
Mobile news consumption is an integral part of people’s daily lives—its impact on participation in political and social lives cannot be underestimated.
Information compliance is a multi-faceted concept that affects every aspect of information processing and management, including ESG concerns