An Accidental Academic (Librarian)

Oct 01

JSTOR introduces its new newsletter, highlighting and commenting on recent research. Topics I’m skimming include urban carnivores, Terrence Hayes, and maps.

JSTOR introduces its new newsletter, highlighting and commenting on recent research. Topics I’m skimming include urban carnivores, Terrence Hayes, and maps.

Sep 29

The Comeback Kids | Library by Design

Sep 19

Remember kids, when doing your research, watch out for confirmation bias! (From chainsawsuit.)

Remember kids, when doing your research, watch out for confirmation bias! (From chainsawsuit.)

Sep 18

"Then & Again" project shows Seattle then and now, side by side. This photo juxtaposes the Alaskan Way ferry terminal with Japanese residents boarding the train during their forced relocation to internment camps in 1942.

"Then & Again" project shows Seattle then and now, side by side. This photo juxtaposes the Alaskan Way ferry terminal with Japanese residents boarding the train during their forced relocation to internment camps in 1942.

Sep 11

Sep 07

Hey Book Lovers: Stop Paying to Read Books -

Sep 05

Please, think of the kittens.

Please, think of the kittens.

Sep 04

VCU Libraries unveils open-access publishing platform -

Aug 27

Pew Internet: E-Reading Rises as Device Ownership Jumps

Some interesting data points:

Read the whole report here.

Aug 22

Art by Lorenzo Mattotti.

Art by Lorenzo Mattotti.