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Citation needed!

Citing sources Over the last while an increasing number of resources provide a means of converting citations into specific citation styles (e.g. Harvard, Turabian, APA &c.). Citation styles are becoming more standard, and each publisher and discipline has its own preferred or even mandatory method for citing sources. Apart from classic subscription databases, we first […]

Social Media Marketing

A new report on social media marketing trends makes for interesting reading for libraries.   The most important tools for marketers were Facebook and Linkedin – and one third of marketers spent 5 hours a week on social media marketing and the longer they have been using social marketing, the more time they spend […]