Category Archives: Student Perspectives

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

Visiting the Bibliothekartag/Bibliothekskongress

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by Lauren Cummings, who recently visited the Bibliothekartag in Leipzig, Germany. Lauren attended the conference with support from the John Campbell Trust. A … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Evil

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by current CityLIS student Hilary Jordan. She discusses the biases embedded in search algorithms and the importance of remembering the human factor when … Continue reading

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Navigating the ‘exaflood’

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by current CityLIS student Jennifer Samura, who discusses how the internet may evolve in the age of the zetabyte. Sarah reflects on key … Continue reading

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Information Bodyguards

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by current CityLIS student Stephanie McMullan. Inspired by the issues raised in the TV series ‘Bodyguard’, Stephanie considers the ethical implications of mass … Continue reading

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