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North Carolina: NCPedia Adds 24,000 New Articles

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From the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources: Secretary Linda A. Carlisle today unveiled a partnership between the State Library of North Carolina and UNC Press to make the six volumes of the “Dictionary of North Carolina Biography” and the “Encyclopedia of North Carolina,” some 24,000 articles in all, available as part of the Web […]

MEDLINE/PubMed: List of Serials Indexed for Online Users, 2012 Now Available in XML

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From the NLM Technical Bulletin: The List of Serials Indexed for Online Users (LSIOU), 2012 edition, is now available in XML format. he 2012 edition contains 14,417 serial titles, including titles currently indexed for MEDLINE as well as titles indexed over time which have ceased or changed titles, listed alphabetically by the journal title abbreviation. […]

New Online: The American Museum of Natural History Officially Unveils Darwin Manuscripts Project and DARBASE

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From the American Museum of Natural History: In celebration of Darwin Day, the American Museum of Natural History is officially unveiling the first phase of the Darwin Manuscripts Project—the most comprehensive catalog of Charles Darwin’s scientific manuscripts ever compiled. The project is an ambitious online tool that traces the intellectual development of the famed naturalist […]

Los Angeles City Librarian Martin Gomez Leaving LAPL for Vice Dean Position at USC

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From The Daily Breeze: Martin Gomez is leaving his post as the head librarian of the city of Los Angeles to become vice dean of libraries USC, it was announced Friday. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, in announced Gomez’s resignation, said the librarian’s three-year tenure at the helm of the 72-branch public system was “outstanding.” Villaraigosa credited […]