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Value-Added Reference Service: the North Carolina Periodicals Index
(East Carolina University, 1997-05)
Praises the North Carolina Periodicals Index. Index being a World Wide Web-based service developed at the J.Y. Joyner Library in East Carolina University; How a value-added approach to librarianship can help libraries ...
Forcing the Moment to Its Crisis: Thoughts on Pay-Per-View and the Perpetual Access Ideal
(East Carolina University, 2010-01)
Wired to the World
(East Carolina University, 2009-08-26)
From the Pen of the Editor
(East Carolina University, 2009-08-25)
The Federal Depository Library Program: Anachronism or Necessity?
(East Carolina University, 2004)
A look at how the advent of the World Wide Web and transition to primarily electronic distribution of federal publications has permanently altered the FDLP. In order to survive, the program needs to transition from the old ...
A Place in the Sun: Cleaning up Online Content with the LibGuides Summer Project
ECU Libraries have attempted to address issues with out-of-date content in LibGuides by conducting an annual group cleanup project during the lull over the summer. Librarians are provided with a brief weekly instruction ...
A Living, Breathing Revolution: How Libraries Can Use “Living Archives” to Support, Engage, and Document Social Movements
Where does and should the future of libraries lie? What were once concrete, brick, and glass structures have since become a third place where community, art, and culture reside. What is next? The #searchunderoccupy ...
Making a List and Checking it Twice: Creating a Sustainable Future in User Experience
A ten-person task force assessed staffing responsibilities, guidelines, processes, and data gathering procedures for user experience (UX) for a library system. Multiple models for carrying out UX in a library were tested ...
The Future of Reading: The Importance of Preserving Hybrid Collections in the Digital Age
As e-books continue to grow in popularity and usage, it appears quite possible that they will one day not just supplement but outright replace print books. A growing body of evidence, however, suggests that reading off a ...
A Collaborative Workflow for the Digitization of Unique Materials
(East Carolina University, 2009)
This paper examines the experience of one institution, the University of Maryland Libraries, as it made organizational efforts to harness existing workflows and to capture digitization done in the course of responding to ...