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Dickinson looks to infuse liberal education into military training -- and to get similar colleges to build ties to the armed forces.

'The Lab'

With a Ph.D. in chemical engineering and a faculty position in Harvard University's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, David...

Google Who?

Despite legal roadblock in Google Books project, libraries might soon benefit from other digital search-and-retrieval services.

'Big-Time Sports in American Universities'

As a leading economist of education, Charles T. Clotfelter has brought data-driven analysis to many key topics surrounding American schools...

Comparing Online Programs

Sloan Consortium develops standardized metrics for assessing quality of online programs.

Hand-Crafted Digital Texts

With free e-books, you often get what you pay for. Scott McLemee discovers the art of making do-it-yourself editions.

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A long-awaited decision by a federal judge could be a significant blow to Google's attempts to sell access to books it scanned from university libraries.

Pays to Share

New research suggests as they wait for the "digital switch," libraries may need to collaborate to better use their print collections.