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16 Ways Syndetics Unbound Wows Library Patrons

Syndetics Unbound example, Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

Syndetics Unbound aims to boost the value of your library catalog by making patrons happier and increasing circulation.

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28 Dec 2016

The Impact of Mentorship

Patricia Peiffer

Then I met Spectrum Scholars and told Gloria, “I want to be one of them.”

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22 Dec 2016

Eleanor Roosevelt and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Eleanor Roosevelt

"The future must see the broadening of human rights throughout the world." - Eleanor Roosevelt

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10 Dec 2016

3 Ways Vendors Can Make Ebooks Better

Using a tablet

Here’s how ProQuest acted on three key frustrations of ebook users.

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08 Dec 2016

A Guide to Evaluating Content Neutrality in Discovery Services

Stacked rocks

Content neutrality is fundamental to the library's mission -- helping users to discover and access information, unimpeded by external motivations.

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07 Dec 2016

How Librarians Help Students Prepare for Careers in Health & Medicine

Infographic. Resources to monitor to improve patient care.

Library professionals serve an increasingly integral role in the research process.

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06 Dec 2016

Measuring the Impact of Library Change

Quote: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”  ― Margaret Mead

Approaching change as a process with a beginning, a middle and a long tail will help you manage it effectively.

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29 Nov 2016

Oral Histories from Holocaust Survivors Shed Light on Gay History

Albrecht Becker giving testimony

Video testimonies illuminate a lesser-known narrative of persecution.

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22 Nov 2016

“The most highly sensitized classified document in the government” is now online

This Johnson-era PDB, dated 29 May 1967, on the 6 Day War, was declassified in 2004.

National Security Archive wins its battle to declassify CIA digests.

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17 Nov 2016

Anthropological Research Enhanced by Original Margaret Mead Papers

Margaret Mead, field notebook

Increased access to these primary sources encourages dialogue to grow in informed and enhanced ways.

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16 Nov 2016