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#CityLIS Student Perspectives: Falsifying Data: Then and Now

A few weeks from now the world will mark the centenary of the October Revolution. In 1997 the print-designer and artist David King published a book entitled The Commissar Vanishes, which tells the story of the Soviet practice of falsifying … Continue reading

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#CityLIS Student Perspectives: Information Overload

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is written by current CityLIS student, Ed Newton. Ed considers the effects of information overload and how information specialists can counter it. *** In any … Continue reading

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DocPerform 2: New Technologies

Interdisciplinary Symposium: 6th-7th November 2017 City, University of London Organisers: Lyn Robinson & Joseph Dunne Website: https://documentingperformance.com Twitter: @DocPerform #DocPerform #CityLIS Programme Register Following our successful launch last year, the DocPerform project team are delighted to announce that our second … Continue reading

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CityLIS Student Perspectives: Matthew Peck ‘The Death of the Document Creator’

Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current CityLIS students. This post is by current CityLIS student, Matthew Peck, and considers one of the fundamental philosophical questions for LIS:  ‘What is a document?’ *** In INM301 this week, … Continue reading

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