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LIS School at LSU Threatened with Closure

Dean vows to fight decision; only library school in Louisiana.

NYPL Joins HathiTrust, as Repository Expands and Brands

Library adding 300,000 public domain works; watermarks now part of HathiTrust.

Library Journal's Coverage of BEA 2010

Click here for links to coverage of hot books, publishing trends, and more.

Rare Oceanography Collections at UCSD Now Digitized

About 100,000 volumes from Scripps Library, mostly in public domain, now available.

BEA 2010: “And the Audie Goes to….”

Mandela's...African Folktales wins Audio of the Year at APA's 2010 Audies Gala.

Librarians to Ebook Creators and Sellers: Library Model Needed

Libraries help sell books, so electonic checkout, group purchases should be made available.

BEA 2010: Getting To the Details with Google Editions

No role for libraries, but publishers and booksellers get their questions answered.

BEA 2010: Day of Dialog Panel on Blio and Copia Ebooks

Publishers still must be convinced that econtent in libraries is not a threat.

Brooklyn Public Library Gets $3.25 Million Gift for Information Commons

Gift from Leon Levy Foundation will transform ground floor area at Central Library.

ebrary Launching into Public Library Market with New Collection

20,000 mostly nonfiction ebooks to meet needs of "information-seeking patrons."

Barbara Hoffert's Guide to Making BEA Your Bitch: Authors To Stalk, Galleys To Grab

With over 2000 exhibitors, this year’s BookExpo America will be a challenge to negotiate. Where are the best galley giveaways? What authors are being featured? To help you plan your BEA trek, LJ's Editor of Prepub Alert, Barbara Hoffert, picks the not-to-be-missed events.

Bright Lights, Cheap Eats: A Local Librarian's BEA Food Trails

New York City librarian Tara Lannen-Stanon's food trails—complete with Google Maps and designed to help visiting BEA-goers navigate Manhattan’s myriad eateries—are organized by neighborhoods selected for their proximity to the Jacob K. Javits Center and the librarian-discounted hotels.

Webcast Report: Reference: The Missing Link in Discovery

It’s all about content, context and multiple platform access and delivery; some assembly required,

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