The Master Plan explores the methods through which Russia influences the domestic policy of the Baltic States – by dividing the local community, promoting nostalgia for the Soviet Union and dismissing the recovered independence of the Baltic States. The documentary features comments by experts like Anne Applebaum, Lev Gudkov, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Julian Lindley-French, Artemy Troitsky, Edward Lucas, et al.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
SUL has the following new positions this week:
Operations Manager, Data Control Unit (#70804)
Linked Data for Production Program Manager (#70803)
Digital Production Associate (#70790)
Public Service Librarian, East Asia Library (#70771)
For a complete description of open positions within SUL, go to the Stanford Library Jobs page.
May is National Bike Month, and Bike to Work Day is fast approaching on Thursday, May 12. Get ready to ride by tuning up your bike, joining a free class to learn bike safety tips and skills, entering our Bike Safety Pledge prize drawing and rallying your department colleagues to ride!
Last year, a team of Stanford University Libraries staff, based in Redwood City, were one of two winning teams for the Bike to Work Day drawing. See SUL Redwood City staff celebrate Bike to Work Day win.
Check out the Bike to Work Day website for more information.
Friday, April 22, 2016
Stanford Libraries leads collaborative grant to leverage linked data for enhanced access to information
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded Stanford a $1.5 million grant to support library initiatives that develop and advance the use of linked open data. Stanford Libraries will coordinate a team representing Columbia, Cornell, Harvard, Library of Congress and Princeton to upgrade the current infrastructure libraries use to create, store, and share bibliographic data.