Category Archives: Libraries

What is Google Scholar?

What does it mean to stand on a shoulder of a giant? The phrase doesn’t stand for tramping on poor giant’s face and blinding his eyes with mud in order to have a better view. It implies finding out everything … Continue reading

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MIT Makes All Faculty Publications Open Access

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has defined its mission as the one which will “best serve the nation and the world in 21st century”. That the institute has made its scholarly articles openly accessible is not exactly news but it … Continue reading

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Librarians and Libraries and Open Access

“Roses red and violets blue stays unread till paid by you” How can librarians prove that their libraries still provide education? Their situation is nohow a warming one. However, the solution couldn’t be more simple. Complex Situation Libraries order journals … Continue reading

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