Category Archives: Student Perspectives

*** This category collects posts by current CityLIS students. ***

Student Perspectives: The evolution of scientific scholarly communication

Student Perspectives is our series of posts written by current CityLIS students. Mehreen Khalid analyses the factors for change in STEM scholarly publishing and communication, including Plan S and the Open Movement. She also considers how academia may change in … Continue reading

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Student Perspectives: Canons and Fan Studies

Student Perspectives is our series of posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by Kimberley Chiu who analyses how fan fiction is changing artistic canons in relation to the Marvel and Star Wars expanded universes. Kimberley is … Continue reading

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Student Perspectives: The Pleasure of the Record

Student Perspectives is our series of posts written by current CityLIS students. This post  is written by Tom Mason who looks at post-structuralist theories of documents and documentality. Tom is on Twitter:@tmoams Stack(ed against me) / One-Two, One-Two. I have … Continue reading

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Student Perspectives: How public libraries are using makerspace technology to allow their users to create and innovate

Student Perspectives is our series of posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by Ellena Moyse looks at the american innovation of the Makerspace in public libraries. Ellena is on Twitter:@ElleMoyse Makerspace (definition): “A place in which … Continue reading

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British Library Labs Symposium

Student Perspectives is our series of posts written by current CityLIS students. CityLIS staff and students attended the British Library Labs Symposium on November 12 2018. The event showcased projects that used the BL’s digital collection. A keynote was given … Continue reading

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