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Students and Wikipedia – a controversial combination

To quote from this report: Want to stir up a room full of college faculty and librarians?  Mention Wikipedia. The paper “How today’s college students use Wikipedia for course-related research” by Alison J Head and Michael B Eisenberg was published … Continue reading

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Are Academic Conferences Broken?

There is an excellent blog post on The Noisy Channel regarding the role of academic conferences today. What are they for, where are they going wrong, and how can we fix them? The comments in particular make for very interesting reading.

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