Nicole Cooke (Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Library and Information Science) and Merinda Hensley (Assistant Professor, University Library) have won the award for best paper at the 8th Annual Conceptions of Library and Information Science Conference (CoLIS). Continue reading
Ethics CORE, an interactive resource designed to provide researchers and professionals in the sciences, social sciences, engineering, and mathematics with information on ethical practices and materials on Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR), is now available at http://nationalethicscenter.org. The University Library played an integral role in the $1.5 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant awarded to Illinois to develop the site, which is housed in the Grainger Engineering Library Information Center (see the 2010 project announcement at www.library.illinois.edu/news/NCPRE.html).
Co-principal investigators include Taft Broome, Howard University (Civil Engineering); Nicholas Burbules, Illinois (Education); Michael Loui, Illinois, (Electrical and Computer Engineering); and William Mischo, Illinois (University Library).
Several University of Illinois library faculty presented at the IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Helsinki, Finland held from August 11-17, 2012. Below are short descriptions of each presentation with links to the full paper. Continue reading
Publications listed in LISA and LISTA
January – June 2012
Ewing, C. B. 2012. “Electronic Literature Collection.” Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries 49 (8): 1435-1435.
Jacoby, JoAnn and Liz Cooper. 2012. “The cultural context in sustainable development: Approaches to support the 4th pillar.” In Amoeda, R., Lira, S and Pinheiro, C. (Eds.) Heritage 2012: Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Heritage and Sustainable Development. Barcelos, Portugal: Green Lines Institute, pp. 1209-1218. Continue reading