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Congratulations to Allana Mayer, an MLIS student at McGill University in Montreal who is the winner of our $5,000 Roger K. Summit Scholarship! Ms. Mayer is focusing her graduate work on archiving, with plans to apply her skills in art and media—particularly digitization, born-digital content, and the maintenance of archival context for artistic works in digital environments.
On Tuesday evening I visited LIS 745 - Searching Electronic Databases at Dominican University, taught by Dr. Yi Jun Gao.
It is always a pleasure to visit my alma mater. I took LIS 745 eight years ago when I was pursuing my MLIS at Dominican. At the time, the course consisted of approximately ten weeks of Dialog Classic and two weeks of Ovid. Dr. Gao's current course utilizes a wide variety of platforms.
Dr. Gao asked me to provide an overview of the ProQuest platform, having…Continue
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