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We (OK, Rebecca mainly) muse on our favourite online tools, knowledge management practices and where we want to take our technology. 

Search old New York Times editions

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Described as 129 years of New York Times journalism, as it originally appeared, the Times Machine shows you all past editions of the newspaper. You can browse old editions but also search - full text, apparently - across all past editions. 

See, for example, a 1931 comparison of European vs American college libraries (my "Vassar College" search brought this up). 

ILTA 2014

Thursday, 14 August 2014

ILTA 2014

Early next week I will be stopping in Nashville for the ILTA2014 conference. Various travel commitments mean I will not be there for the whole conference, but there are several sessions I hope to attend. 

Unsurprisingly, high on my list is "Content-ment: One Step Beyond Content Aggregation". Jean O'Grady, Meredith Mulligan and Adam Severson will talk about the tools and strategies they use to deliver targeted current awareness content to their internal users. 

Contact us now for a live demonstration.