#libraries

Publishing news tagged with #libraries

Page 1 of 17 pages


Get 'Mastering Python for Networking and Security -- Second Edition' ($27.99 value) FREE for a limited time

It’s now more apparent than ever that security is a critical aspect of IT infrastructure, and that devastating data breaches can occur from simple network line hacks. As shown in this book, combining the latest version of Python with an increased focus on network security can help you to level... Continue reading at 'Betanews'

[ Betanews | 2021-10-13 17:39:30 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #cyber attacks #increased focus #latest version #limited time


Google will stop trying to make its iOS apps look like Android apps

Google says it will phase out its use of Material Design interface elements within its iOS apps in favor of Apple’s own UIKit. Jeff Verkoeyen, the company's iOS design chief, announced the change in a Twitter thread spotted by The Verge.This year my team shifted the open source Material... Continue reading at 'Engadget'

[ Engadget | 2021-10-12 17:16:51 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #decade ago #android apps #apple devices


I’m Not a Librarian But I Work in a Public Library

People assume everyone who works at a library is a librarian, but most of the staff you’ll interact with at large libraries aren't librarians. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2021-10-11 10:30:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #public library


ALA Accepting Applications for $2 Million in NEH-funded Covid-19 Relief Grants

Up to 200 U.S. libraries of all types will be selected to receive $10,000 grants to support, restore, and sustain their core activities. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2021-10-06 04:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #receive $10 #$2 million


Canada’s Indigenous Communities to Benefit from Emerald Pilot Project

The pilot project between Emerald and the Council of Prairie and Pacific Libraries opens research to Indigenous communities in Canada. The post Canada’s Indigenous Communities to Benefit from Emerald Pilot Project appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at 'Publishing Perspectives'

[ Publishing Perspectives | 2021-09-23 14:14:30 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #pilot project #indigenous communities #post canada


Algoriddim's djay iOS app uses Shazam to recognize and sync with live music

Algoriddim has been working closely with Apple for years on its djay apps and regularly appears in the company's keynotes. Now, it's integrating another Apple product, Shazam, into its latest iOS djay app with the release of iOS 15. The new feature lets you can scan your surroundings and... Continue reading at 'Engadget'

[ Engadget | 2021-09-20 14:00:01 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #features include #cool technology


Libraries Are For Everyone (and Everything): 5 Unexpected Items Your Library Will Lend You

Libraries are more than just books! Did you know many libraries will let you borrow musical instruments, tools, seeds, and more? Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2021-09-20 10:31:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries


Missing persons wanted

Growing up in the West Midlands, I turned my back on reading books and even visiting libraries for many years. When I start to think back to why this was happening, I realised that not seeing Asian representation within publishing and at libraries was a key factor. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-09-13 23:49:44 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #key factor #reading books #west midlands


Greenwich launches UK's first fully biodegradable library cards

Libraries in the London Borough of Greenwich are the first in the country to move to fully biodegradable library cards that are made in the UK from ethically sourced materials. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-09-13 12:08:04 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #london borough


What Are Libraries Doing for National Library Card Sign-Up Month?

September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month! Let's take a look at some of the activities librarians have in store this month. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2021-09-08 10:32:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries


Germany’s First Half of 2021: Ebook Dynamics, and Libraries

German publishers say that robust ebook performance last year and this year could be impacted by state-subsidized e-lending. The post Germany’s First Half of 2021: Ebook Dynamics, and Libraries appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at 'Publishing Perspectives'

[ Publishing Perspectives | 2021-09-08 03:50:02 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #german publishers #libraries appeared #post germany


​SLA data demonstrates a mixed approach to school libraries through the pandemic

The School Library Association says many of its members were furloughed and some have been made redundant but librarians have been more essential than ever Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-09-03 09:36:20 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #library association #made redundant #school libraries


The way forward

Libraries and publishers have much to gain by taking a more collaborative approach in the way they work with each other  Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-09-03 05:14:53 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #collaborative approach


New PLA Survey Illustrates Critical Digital Role Played by Public Libraries

The report, '2020 Public Library Technology Survey,' provides a current, detailed snapshot of how libraries serve as digital equity hubs. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2021-09-03 04:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #public libraries


The gold standard

The Children’s Laureate gives an update on her Life-changing Libraries campaign to fund primary school libraries. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-09-03 01:55:45 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #gold standard


Lambeth Libraries’ Rising Star Dixon on partnerships and community in lockdown

Zoey Dixon, named a Bookseller Rising Star in 2020, has been a leading light in making libraries more accessible, both before and during Covid, in her development role at Lambeth Libraries. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-09-03 01:24:28 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #bookseller #libraries


Devon libraries reach new audiences with escape room experience

Charity Libraries Unlimited, which aims to bring libraries’ work to new audiences, has come up with an innovative way to reach potential readers at libraries across Devon.   Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-09-02 22:53:52 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries


An App Called Libby and the Surprisingly Big Business of Library E-Books

Increasingly, books are something that libraries do not own but borrow from the corporations that do. Continue reading at 'New Yorker'

[ New Yorker | 2021-09-02 10:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #library e-books


There’s No Place Like Libraries: A Personal History of Library Use

From school libraries to big city libraries and small town ones, this is one Rioter's journey through the important libraries of her life. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2021-08-30 10:39:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #small town #personal history #school libraries


New Scottish library strategy aims to put them at heart of pandemic recovery

A new public library strategy for Scotland has been published, developed with the help of countries all over the world, including Denmark, Australia and the US, and seeking to make libraries key to helping people and their communities recover from the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.  Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-08-24 05:25:24 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #libraries #coronavirus pandemic