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A DSpace Powered Digital Library Opens in India With Four More Launching Soon

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From the The Times of India: Society was in need of youths who were ready to take the reins of the nation and transform themselves into global leaders, D Purandeswari, minister of state for human resources and development, said on Thursday. She was inaugurating the Dspace digital library at St Albert’s College, Ernakulam. [Clip] The […]

Video Report: “Little Free Libraries” Pop Up in Minnesota and Across U.S.

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From KARE-TV: There are some new “libraries” popping up all across the country, including right here in the Twin Cities. The thing is, there isn’t a librarian, no need for a library card and the library itself is just about the size of a big mailbox. “I wanted to slow down the traffic in front of […]

Linked Data: German National Library Goes LOD & Publishes National Bibliography

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From the Open Bibliographic Data Working Group Blog: Good news from Germany. The German National Library changed its licensing regime for Linked Data to CC0 which makes the data open according to the open definition, has begun to publish the German national bibliography as Linked Open Data. Read the Complete Blog Post Direct to Linked […]

From The Library of Congress: “The Non-Profit Sector in the United States: A Guide to Selected Information Sources”

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Provided by Business Reference Services at The Library of Congress. Mykhailo Kryvoruchko, Edmund Muskie Fellow, Summer 2011 Carolyn Larson and Gulnar Nagashybayeva, Editors, September 2011 Direct To Document: The Non-Profit Sector in the United States: A Guide to Selected Information Sources This guide focuses on selected print and electronic resources related to the non-profit sector […]