Computers in Libraries

Monthly magazine provides library information technology news and practical application.

Articles from Vol. 33, No. 3, April

Creating a Responsive Website PPLD Friends: A Case Study
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Knowing that this was a large project that would utilize unfamiliar practices, we did what any self-respecting web development team would do and started on a smaller project, documented the process, and submitted it for publication....
Data Discovery and Data Curation Going Hand in Hand
THE EMERGENCE OF BIG DATA RESEARCH PRACTICES, WHICH IS REVOLUTIONIZING HOW PEOPLE PARSE DATASETS LARGE AND SMALL, CAN ACTUALLY STRENGTHEN THE IMPACT OF LIBRARY DISCOVERY SKILLS.In just a few short years, data curation has been widely embraced by the...
Data Discovery and Data Duration Going Hand in Hand
THE EMERGENCE OF BIG DATA RESEARCH PRATICES, WHICH IS REVOLUTIONIZING HOW PEOPLE PARSE DATASETS LARGE AND SMALL, CAN ACTUALLY STRENGTHEN THE IMPACT OF LIBRARY DISCOVERY SKILLS. In just a few short years, data curation has been widely embraced by...
Drafting a Road Map for the Bibliographic Future
Few computer technologies that predate Neil Armstrong's landing on the moon remain in use today. Computer system data modeling was barely a decade old when the technology was applied at the Library of Congress (LC) to the challenge of managing machine-reproducible...
Flexible Everything: Getting Responsive with Web Design
Mobile phones, tablets, laptops, cinema displays: The size of displays has grown more and more diverse in the past decade. How can web designers and developers build sites to provide a positive user experience on any device? Responsive design is the...
Here's One to Adopt Early: Vine for Video
Before I get going this month, I want to take a minute to thank Jessamyn West for her columns for the past two issues. Suffice it to say, she's an excellent human being in so many ways. We'll be sharing the rest of the columns this year, returning...
Linked Data: The Next Big Wave or Another Tech Fad?
Semantic web. Open linked data. These concepts dominate conference presentations and technology conversations almost as much as Web 2.0 did a few years ago--with the promise of taking the web beyond its current limitations of manually coded hyperlinks...
News Desk
Words of Wisdomnews * announcements * updatesWe live in the world of digital libraries. Print is fast becoming a memory.'-Deborah Peters, AuthorOCLC Partners With DOGObooksDOGObooks.com is a website that gives children the chance to discover, rate, and...
Noted & Quoted
* people * libraries * awards * promotionsThe federal government wants to create super WiFi networks across the nation. ... The proposal from the Federal Communications Commission has rattled the $178 billion wireless industry, which has launched a fierce...
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