• DH Jobs: Getting Beyond the “Life Raft or Trendy Fad” Debate

    DH Jobs: Getting Beyond the “Life Raft or Trendy Fad” Debate

    Pick the best answer. DH jobs are: A.      Definitely everywhere! “A bastion of hope for Humanities scholars,” I’ve called them before at parties. B.      Most places, right? C.      Some places…kinda? D.      Quickly receding into a job market graveyard after a glorious but brief vogue. This question might be difficult to answer because all of these […]

  • Danica Savonick Awarded AAC&U K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award

    In January 2017, Danica Savonick, a CUNY GC doctoral candidate in English and Futures Initiative Fellow, was awarded the prestigious K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award by the Association of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U). The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award recognizes graduate students who show exemplary promise as future leaders of higher education; who demonstrate a commitment […]

  • Rhode Island: My City, My Place!

    Rhode Island:  My City, My Place!

    Our team is new to designing playlists, however, our collective skills and experiences have found a “home” in the playlist concept.  Our team consists of a technology trainer, adult education instructional designer, teen public librarian and high school educator.  We each bring a piece of the puzzle to the design of our playlist. Reviewing other playlists […]

  • Practical guidance for any librarian learning to deal with data

    Practical guidance for any librarian learning to deal with data

    Facet Publishing have announced the release of The Data Librarian’s Handbook by Robin Rice and John Southall. This new book, written by two data librarians with over 30 years’ experience, unpicks the everyday role of the data librarian and offers practical guidance on how to collect, curate and crunch data for economic, social and scientific […]