Higher Education Webcasts

Library Babel Fish

A college librarian's take on technology

June 1, 2017 - 5:42pm
We have daily contact with a lot of information systems. Do we talk about them when we talk about information literacy?
May 24, 2017 - 8:08pm
A recent hoax is the latest among many tests of peer review. What should we learn from it?
May 16, 2017 - 8:16pm
Can we handle the truth? Apparently a lot of politicians think we’re better off without it.
May 11, 2017 - 8:50pm
A new book by Zeynep Tufekci looks at ways networked protest is changing political movements worldwide.
April 30, 2017 - 7:01pm
Women had a lot to do with it, just as masculinity has a lot to do with our current tech environment.
April 26, 2017 - 9:04pm
It was during an era much like ours when the public library became an American institution.
April 18, 2017 - 9:13pm
A pair of books look at digital scholarship, one from the perspective of faculty who want to contribute ot the public good, the other a view of how students use technology in their lives.
April 13, 2017 - 4:34pm
What have we learned from the “fake news” conundrum? That neither algorithmic tweaks nor lessons in fact-checking will solve the problem.
April 5, 2017 - 9:20pm
Now that our ISPs can spy on us just like Google and Facebook, it's time to invest a few minutes in making privacy a habit.
March 30, 2017 - 8:04pm
Maybe it’s not just free as in speech we need to worry about, but free as in beer (or kittens).


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