Home > ResourceBlog > Article

« All ResourceBlog Articles

 

Feed

Monday, 29th November 2004

New Graph: Resources per Student in ARL Libraries, 1986-2003

Professional Reading Shelf
Information Quality on the Web
Diploma Mills--Domain Names
Source: Chronicle of Higher Education
Don't Judge a College by Its Internet Address
"Although '.edu' Internet addresses are supposed to be reserved for colleges with accreditation from agencies approved by the U.S. Department of Education, hundreds of institutions that do not meet that requirement have the coveted Web addresses."
--
Research Libraries
Source: ARL
Chart: Resources per Student in ARL Libraries, 1986-2003
--
RFID
Source: KPIX
More on the Use of RFID at San Francisco Public Library
"A plan to put radio frequency identification (RFID) tags into San Francisco public library books has drawn sharp criticism on grounds ranging from privacy for library patrons to the health and safety of library workers...Other critics of the tags are concerned about the possible health risks to library staff from the radio frequencies emitted by the scanners. 'Library workers,' said Peter Warfield of the San Francisco Library Users Association, 'would be at risk potentially much more than members of the public because they would be operating this equipment all day long.'"




« All ResourceBlog Articles

 

FreePint

FreePint supports the value of information in the enterprise. Read more »


FeedLatest FreePint Content:


  • Click to view the article Cycling for Libraries Day 1 - The Right Equipment Makes All the Difference
    Wednesday, 2nd September 2015

    FreePint's director of research, Robin Neidorf, is taking part in the Cycling for Libraries "unconference", this year travelling from Norway to Denmark on two wheels. She reports on the first day - and how the conference helps to share ideas and innovations about information work across cultures and countries.

  • Click to view the article Approaches to Authentication
    Wednesday, 2nd September 2015

    Many organisations are struggling to decide on the best approach to authentication - we hear from Isabelle Garcia, an information manager who shares the decisions and conclusions she and her colleagues at wireless technology and innovation company Qualcomm arrived at... and how they made changes to their approach to authentication and worked with vendors and internal colleagues to implement those changes.

  • Click to view the article Articulating Authentication, Access and Usage Challenges
    Wednesday, 2nd September 2015

    Controlling access to premium subscription resources, authentication methods and preferences are under the spotlight in the FreePint Topic Series "All About Usage - From Content Sharing to Data Mining". Find out more from Anja Thygesen, series co-producer.

  • ... more ...

All FreePint Content »
FreePint Topics »


A FreePint Subscription delivers articles and reports that support your organisation's information practice, content and strategy.

Find out more and order a FreePint Subscription by visiting the
completing our online form: Subscription Order page.


FreePint Testimonials

"I just wanted to let you know that I found this quick webinar very informative! I'm happy that I made time to attend. Thanks for the reminders ..."

Read more testimonials and supply yours »






 

 
 
 

Register

Register to receive the free ResourceShelf Newsletter, featuring highlighted posts.

Find out more »

Article Categories

All Article Categories »

Archive

All Archives »