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Beyond Dead or Alive Books: Redefining and Repositioning Scholarly Content in a New Knowledge Environment

In a post for dh+lib, Chad Gaffield (University of Ottawa) reflects on the Association of Research Libraries’ 2014 Fall Forum, on the future of the scholarly monograph (“Wanted Dead or Alive: The Scholarly Monograph”).

FORENSIC BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECONSTRUCTION: tracking down troublesome citations and the problem of lost knowledge

An interview of Tara Patterson on her inter-library loan work and "forensic bibliographic reconstruction", defined as "the use of Google Scholar (or other tools, usually in multiples and/or in creative ways) to track down missing or incorrect pieces of a bibliographic reference."

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-HistBibl: 11 May - 18 May

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 11 May 2015 to 18 May 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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H-Net reviews posted to the web 11 May 2015 - 18 May 2015

From: H-Net Reviews <hbooks@mail.h-net.msu.edu>
Date: Mon, 18 May 2015 07:00:03 -0400
Subject: H-Net reviews posted to the web 11 May 2015 - 18 May 2015

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
11 May 2015 and 18 May 2015.

Reviewed for H-Asia by Sukhee Lee
    Ebrey, Patricia Buckley.  _Emperor Huizong_.  Cambridge: Harvard
    University Press, 2013.  696 pp.  $45.00, ISBN 978-0-674-72525-6.