Stanford academic year parking permits will expire on Aug. 31, 2013. Vehicles parked on Stanford’s main campus without the required permit will be subject to citation as of Sept. 1, 2013.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
SUL has the following new positions this week:
Product Manager (#60563)
Senior Book Production Editor (#60535)
For a complete description of open positions within SUL, go to the Stanford Library Jobs page.
Monday, August 26, 2013
I know that many of us are starting to feel things speeding up as we draw nearer to the beginning of the school year, and with a new year come students with new research projects (many of which will be digital in nature). In order to better help you help your patrons, the Humanities Digital Information Service is now offering a new workshop series called <digiPrep> that is geared toward library staff, enabling them to share best practices for successful digital projects.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
by David A. Jordan
Inside Higher Ed interviewed Catherine Tierney, associate university librarian for technical services, on her views of how to better inform faculty and students about avoiding unnecessary expenses purchasing rights for digital texts to which they already have free access at the Stanford Libraries. “The hurdles to knowing what we have are high,” Tierney said, and she provided data indicating that sixty percent of course materials submitted to the Copyright Clearance Center for licensing were concurrently held by the Libraries.