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Student Perspectives: Mining For Data

The Student Perspectives category collects posts written by current CityLIS students. Nina Byrom looks at the benefits and potential drawbacks of integrating data mining into library and archive catalogues from the perspective of the digital humanities. You can follow Nina … Continue reading

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#CityLIS Student Perspectives: Who’s Afraid of Data? Dystopic Archives and Libraries

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by current CityLIS student, Anna Gialdini. Anna explores science fiction imaginaries of libraries and archives. She considers the dangers of removing the human from … Continue reading

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CityLIS Reflections and Research: Theatre, Documentation, Archives and LIS by Joe Dunne

CityLIS was delighted to welcome Dr Joseph Dunne to our team, as Lecturer in Library Science (PT) at the start of the academic year 17/18. In this post, continuing on from Part One, Joe writes his next steps, including the … Continue reading

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CityLIS Reflections and Research: Theatre, Documentation, Archives and LIS by Joe Dunne

CityLIS was delighted to welcome Dr Joseph Dunne to our team, as Lecturer in Library Science (PT) at the start of the academic year 17/18. Joe’s appointment allows us to explore concepts of documents and documentation sited at the boundaries … Continue reading

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#CityLIS Events: Visit to the Internet Archive by Sophie Johnston

*** This post is by current MA/MSc Library Science student Sophie Johnston. Here she describes the background to the CityLIS forthcoming visit to the Internet Archive. Sophie is our student rep for Library Science for 16/17.*** I am now in … Continue reading

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