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The Ethical Conflicts Engendered by the increasing prevalence of e-books and e-journals in the academic world
***This essay was written by CityLIS student Stephanie Mcmullan in January 2019. It is reproduced here with the author’s permission as part of our CityLIS Writes initiative.*** According to the International Federation of Library Associates (IFLA) “librarianship is, in its very essence, an ethical … Continue reading
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#citylis Reflections and Research: Book and Its Future Cousins by James Atkinson
This #citylis Reflections and Research post is by #citylis Alumni and Blog Editor, James Atkinson who considers the future of the book online via a children’s book he has recently read and part of an essay about Pelican ePub eBooks. … Continue reading
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#citylis Student Perspectives: Isobel Ramsden on Innovation and the Future of the Book
Student Perspectives is our series of guest posts written by current #citylis students. This post is by #citylis student Isobel Ramsden. Here she writes about the last two sessions of the module ‘Libraries and Publishing in an Information Society’ which she took earlier this year at #citylis. Continue reading
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