LIS News – Books / Reading

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  Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for January 19th, 2019 Sponsored by our Unusual Suspects giveaway of $100 to the bookstore of your choice! Today’s Featured Deals First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers by Loung Ung for $2.99. Get it here, or just click on the cover image below. The Collapsing Empire (The Interdependency Book 1) … Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-01-19By S. Zainab Williams Find Your Bookish Board Game Pairing Have you ever spent your day … Read More

LIS News – Makerspaces

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  Friday Product Post: A Pigment of Your Imagination We are very excited to show off everything we have to offer this week. First, we have completely revamped our GPS-RTK to bring you the second edition with even better precision and location-finding services. Second, we have our first MicroPython-powered LED driver. Third, to go along with the LED driver … Source: Sparkfun NewsPublished on 2019-01-18By Chris McCarty Ultimate Makerspace Resource Guide 101+ links to makerspace articles, guides, checklists and more … Read More

LIS News – Public Access

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  Breaking down the Department of the Interior’s proposed changes to FOIA. COMMENTS DUE 1/28/2019 Russ Kick of AltGov2 is again on the FOIA case. This time he’s analyzed the Department of Interior’s proposed changes to their FOIA regulations (and helpfully cobbled together the current regulations with DoI’s proposed changes). Comments on the proposed changes can be submitted electronically by JANUARY 28, 2019. Here’s the … Source: Free Government InformationPublished on 2019-01-18By James R. Jacobs How the shutdown is affecting … Read More

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  An Adjunct Instructor’s Final Syllabus You can talk to me for five minutes while I’m walking to my car. … Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-01-18 A New Novel Conjures Liv Ullmann and Ingmar Bergman A. O. Scott talks about Linn Ullmann’s new novel, and Judith Newman discusses new books about anxiety, mental illness and grief. … Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2019-01-18 A Novelist Who’s Made a Career Writing About ‘The Only … Read More

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  5 Small-Press Books You Won’t Want to Miss It’s easy to get caught up in the big, flashy new books of the season, the ones put out by the major publishing houses that have large advertising budgets and get reviewed widely by the usual review outlets. But reading only those books is so limiting! I’ve recently made a … Source: Book RiotPublished on 2019-01-18By Rebecca Hussey ‘Tis the Season: A Year-Round Viewing Guide for the Holidays It’s always time … Read More

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