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The Essential Guide to Women Running for the U.S. Presidency

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Courageous women in the 19th and 20th centuries ran as third party candidates for the U.S. presidency, often causing controversy and always taking a step forward for women.

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29 Jul 2016

After a Historic Night, a Look Back at the Women’s Suffrage Movement

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In honor of Maud Wood Park, Webb’s grandmother, and last night’s historic presidential nomination check out Park’s essay, “How I Came to Start My Work for Woman Suffrage.”

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27 Jul 2016

6 Principles Librarians Can Apply to Write Better Social Media Posts

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If you find yourself writing tweets for the library or even for your personal accounts these principles will help you shift your mindset from academic writing to social writing.

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26 Jul 2016

Important Critical Maintenance on ProQuest Ebook Platforms

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To maintain the currency and security of ProQuest ebook platforms, the ProQuest EBL and Ebook Central platforms will be unavailable for approximately three hours beginning Saturday, July 23, 2016, due to scheduled maintenance.

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21 Jul 2016

Recovering and Honoring Victims of the Nazi Einsatzgruppen

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In Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, hundreds of thousands Holocaust victims were shot by the Einsatzgruppen and local collaborators then buried in mass graves across the region.

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20 Jul 2016

Triumphing over Violent Invaders to Preserve Ancient Manuscripts

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It is not unusual for librarians to fight for patron privacy and against censorship, but those fights aren’t against violent extremist groups.

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14 Jul 2016

Top 10 Articles about Libraries, so far, in 2016

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From hero librarians to massive storage devices to adult coloring, libraries have been making news.

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13 Jul 2016

In Memory of Elie Wiesel

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“I have tried to keep memory alive… I have tried to fight those who would forget. Because if we forget, we are guilty, we are accomplices.” – Elie Wiesel

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08 Jul 2016

3 Ways to Breathe New Life into Your Library Blog

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Blogs are not new to libraries but your library blog can remain fresh and relevant to your library’s users.

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06 Jul 2016

The Librarian’s Google-y Guide to Innovation

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What can libraries gain from Google’s nine principles of innovation?

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05 Jul 2016

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