September 2004

Thursday 30 September

Wednesday 29 September

  • has a feed (09:47) - If you are a reader of David Bradley's writings at, you might be interested by his new feed. The feed collects news headlines from Elemental Discoveries, Spectral Lines, Reactive Reports, Resonants, X-factors and others.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 28 September

Wednesday 22 September

Tuesday 21 September

Friday 17 September

  • My colleague, Janardan Kulkarni (08:39) - Maybe some of my readers, members of ASEE-ELD or of SLA "of the good old days", know my colleague here at the University of Louisville, Janardan Kulkarni. Jan has undergone emergency bypass surgery today. The surgery went well and he... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Thursday 16 September

  • ASCE Proceedings now online (10:12) - The American Society of Civil Engineers has announced the release of the new section of its full-text Online Research Library, the ASCE Online Proceedings database, as mentioned on Englib a few months ago. A free trial for libraries is still... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Wednesday 15 September

  • SLA-ENG volunteering opportunity (15:38) - The Engineering Division of SLA is looking for volunteers for its Awards Committee. There are two awards to be distributed: the Elsevier Engineering Information/SLA Engineering Librarian of the Year Award and the INSPEC Travel Stipend Award. The Awards Committee works... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Tuesday 14 September

Saturday 11 September

  • NY City Science librarians meeting (12:58) - The next METRO Science Librarians SIG meeting will take place Monday, October 4th from 1:30 to 4:30 PM at the METRO Headquarters (57 East 11th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY). Program: The Academic Cybrarian in 2014 by Claudia Perry,... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Director - National Technical Information Services, Northern Virginia (12:48) - The National Technical Information Service is looking for a Director. The location will be Northern Virginia. If the link doesn't work, search job #NTIS-04-2905/SES on the government employment site.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Information Management Specialist (Metadata) - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy (12:45) - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is seeking an Information Management Specialist (Metadata) for a three-year position in Rome, Italy... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • ASEE-ELD nominations sought (12:35) - The ELD Fall newsletter is now out and the ELD Nominating Committee (Charlotte Erdmann, Linda Musser, Larry Thompson) is now seeking nominations for the positions of Director and Secretary / Treasurer. The Secretary / Treasurer position begins a four year... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Friday 10 September

Thursday 9 September

  • New URL for AcqWeb (10:58) - AcqWeb's new home is at the Appalachian State University (current home of the electronic list, ACQNET-L) and will be now maintained by Paul Orkiszewski, Acquisitions Coordinator for ASU Libraries. The blog is now at and hopefully will pick up... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Science Full Text Select from Wilson (10:44) - As seen on the STLQ, H.W. Wilson has announced a new 100-percent, full-text science database, available exclusively on, titled Science Full Text Select.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • AIP History Center seeks book donations (10:05) - Donations are requested on behalf of the American Institute of Physics' Center for History of Physics and the Niels Bohr Library. The Niels Bohr Library at the American Institute of Physics is looking for book donations that will help give... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Beilstein on STN workshop material (09:55) - Workshop material presented at the last ACS meeting on Beilstein access on STN are now available online: BEILSTEIN on STN Workshop Manual (ACS National Meeting version) New BEILSTEIN search & display enhancements (July 2004)... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Call for Speakers on Chemical Information Careers (09:39) - In March, the Division of Chemical Information of the ACS will be presenting a symposium on Careers in Chemical Information at the ACS National Meeting in San Diego. Speakers are needed for that symposium for 25-30 minutes talks. The aim... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments

Friday 3 September

Thursday 2 September

  • Dartmouth October Conference (14:14) - There might still be some room left to register for the Dartmouth College Biomedical Libraries October Conference on October 28th in Hanover, NH. The theme is "Beyond the Building: Taking the Library to Our Users". The program shows several presentations... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • Digital Librarian - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD (13:58) - NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, in Greenbelt, MD, is searching for a Digital Librarian.... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments
  • New subscription options from AIP (12:54) - The American Institute of Physics have announced new subscription options for 2005: the AIP Conference Proceedings are now available as an online-only subscription. Fixed subscription price is $4,950. Includes access to all proceedings published since January 2000. Online access is... | 0 Trackbacks | 0 Comments