Journals, articles, and databases: Guiding users through the e-resource maze

My library recently launched a new user-friendly journals page.  This page (which I did not create – credit goes to my talented colleagues!) is a great improvement over the previous design.  It has started me thinking about some of the challenges libraries face when providing e-resource access points. Academic library web sites usually have pages labeled…

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Top 10 Academic Library Websites 2013

Here are my favorite library websites for 2013.  I expected this year’s sites to be: Googleable  – I wanted to be able to access library resources and services from anywhere. Searchable – I wanted to be able to search for anything in a single search box.  I did not want to have to navigate lots of menus to…

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