The Stanford Libraries have started an initiative to bring together users of the open source data analysis software R from all over campus. Our goal is to build a robust community of Stanford R users to better support campus research and teaching. We will be co-sponsoring the useR conference this year and hope to bring together both experts and new users to provide each other with expert support around R.
Friday, March 25, 2016
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Stanford Global Studies (SGS) is now exhibiting some photographs taken by Stanford students who travel around the world. The photo exhibit is located on the 3rd floor of the East Asia Library. SGS hosts a photo contest each year. The photos currently on exhibit at EAL were chosen from the winners in previous years.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
KQED Arts featured the latest creative project of Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison, “widely known as the parents of the eco-art movement.” As reported in the article, “The Harrisons’ acclaim is so great that a few years ago the Getty Research Institute and Stanford University both expressed interest in housing their archives. Stanford won.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Belfast office will lead global technology innovation and customer support for Europe
Redwood City, California, USA and Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
HighWire Press, Inc., the leading publishing technology platform provider for renowned scholarly publishers and societies, announced today it will open a new office in Belfast, Northern Ireland, adding 74 full time employees over a three-year period. The announcement was made at a meeting with Northern Ireland's First Minister, Arlene Foster, and Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness, held at Stanford University.