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On SAGE Insight: In honor of National Library Week, check out these free articles on data  literacy & data management plans

From Journal of Librarianship and Information Science and IFLA Journal  Data literacy for researchers and data librarians: This paper aims to paint a picture of the importance of data, to give insight into the related behavior of the research community … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Special Issue: Realist Evaluation

From Evaluation Realist evaluation has gone from being the heretical product of a pair of sociologist newcomers to evaluation, over 25 years ago, to a commonly accepted and adopted methodology both for conducting individual evaluations and for synthesizing evidence. The … Continue reading

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Research evaluation – is it our business? The role of librarians in the brave new world of research evaluation

A guest post from Louise Skelding, Senior Publishing Editor based in London Earlier this week I attended the JIBS event at the University of Birmingham on ‘Research evaluation – is it our business? The role of librarians in the brave … Continue reading

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Cleaning up the mess: redevelopment of urban brownfields

From Economic Development Quarterly The state of Michigan has had an aggressive program of environmental cleanup efforts targeted at contaminated properties since the early 1970s. Following  legislative changes brownfield redevelopment was made a top economic and environmental priority. This article examines … Continue reading

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