Given our interest in social metadata, interesting that one of our partners (Smithsonian) has been at “crowdsourcing” for such a long time!
The death of cursive. Could it really lead to less of an interest in (paper-based) archives? (Merrilee)
University of Denver announces book move and is greeted with mountains of criticism. Read mostly for the comments (Merrilee)
The risks of storing in the cloud… (Karen)
Finally a LinkedData story that doesn’t come from a library POV! (Merrilee)
on the NRC Ph.d Program evaluation: Perhaps the most significant misguided decision in the recent study came when the committee voted against including any measures of reputational standing or perceived quality of programs. [Michalko]