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The Digital Humanities Are Alive and Well and Blooming: Now What?

Article of interest:

Nancy L. Maron, "The Digital Humanities Are Alive and Well and Blooming: Now What? " EduCause Review, August 17, 2015, http://er.educause.edu/articles/2015/8/the-digital-humanities-are-alive-and-well-and-bloom...

The author provides tips on what a mature Digital Humanities program could look like:

ACRL/ALA Task Force on Core Competencies for Special Collections Professionals -- Draft report for review and comments

The Rare Books and Manuscripts Section Task Force Committee on Core Competencies in Special Collections Librarianship (chaired by Cherry Williams and Jennifer Mac Donald) has released a draft of the report on core competencies for review and comments:

The Digress.it site linked above will be available for commenting until November 1, 2015.

Historic Move: How Coca-Cola is Relocating Its Precious Archives


The director of Heritage Communications at The Coca-Cola Company talks about moving the company's archives.

Source: Ted Ryan, "Historic Move: How Coca-Cola is Relocating Its Precious Archives ," Unbottled, September 14, 2015, http://www.coca-colacompany.com/coca-cola-unbottled/historic-move-how-coca-cola-is-relocat...

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-HistBibl: 21 September - 28 September

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 21 September 2015 to 28 September 2015.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-HistBibl.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.


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