Description for image 1

LISWire

Just posts ABOUT LISWire

Why are we so deeply attracted to vampires? Nancy Kilpatrick reveals the secret...

Feb
22

Why are we so deeply attracted to vampires? According to EVOLVE: Vampire Stories of the New Undead editor Nancy Kilpatrick, that’s because the vampire was once human and retains vestiges of humanity.

"Vampires are always struggling," says Kilpatrick. "In some, that struggle is stronger, in others weaker, but the vampire is torn between wanting to love and be loved by us, and wanting to rip out our throats to get to our blood."

Organization Type: 
Posted By HadesPub read more

Econtent 2010

Feb
14

E-Books and E-Content 2010

University College London, 11 May 2010, 10.00 to 17.00

www.econtent2010.com
Data as Content

Technologies: 
Posted By John Akeroyd read more

New Resource for Women's History Month

Feb
11

Librarians who are asked for Women's History Month resources can refer history and English teachers to a new website. This showcases strong female characters struggling to survive the worst economic and environmental disaster in American history. At http://dustbowlpoetry.wordpress.com, a new "mini-episode" of the story is added daily. Teachers and students are welcomed to interact with the author daily on the website's blog.

Topics: 
Intended Audience: 
Posted By Shelley read more

Extreme Searcher’s Internet Handbook: 3rd Edition For Web Searchers Who Want to Go “Beyond Google”

Jan
26

January 25, 2010, Medford, NJ—Information Today, Inc. (ITI) announced the publication of The Extreme Searcher’s Internet Handbook: A Guide for the Serious Searcher, Third Edition by award-winning author and internet trainer Randolph “Ran” Hock.

Posted By RobColding read more

Kelley Armstrong and Tanya Huff Head Roster in Forthcoming All-Canadian Vampire Anthology

Jan
25

(Calgary) EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing announced today that Kelley Armstrong, Tanya Huff and twenty-two other Canadian dark fantasy and horror writers will re-imagine the future in the first all-Canadian vampire anthology of original fiction - one of the most unusual and compelling collections ever compiled.

Intended Audience: 
Organization Type: 
Posted By HadesPub read more

CR2 Technologies Ltd and ACML commissions Asia’s first Arabic version of LIBRARIAN® in American Culture Centre in Egypt.

Jan
01

Ahmedabad, Thursday, December 31, 2009- LIBRARIAN® - Asia’s first Arabic Version of Library Management Software System “LIBRARIAN” was commissioned at American Culture Centre, Alexandria, Egypt by CR2 Technologies Ltd., Ahmedabad with their strategic partner ACML, Alexandria, Egypt.

Organization Type: 
Technologies: 
Posted By librarian.sw read more

National Reading Program Provides Free Year-Round Programming for Schools and Public Libraries

Nov
23

Get kids excited about reading with the national Great Scavenger Hunt ContestTM reading program (http://www.kaycassidy.com/hunt/). Adopted by more than 250 school and public libraries, The Hunt provides a monthly trivia contest for readers ages 8 – 19, based on over 300 young adult and middle grade novels. Readers select a book and answer ten trivia questions accompanied by a special note from the author. For school and public librarians in the U.S. and Canada, The Hunt provides free, year-round programming to engage kids and teens in reading week after week.

Posted By dsloan read more

Personal Finance Book Teaches Gen Y to Go “Counterculture” With Money And Scores “Best Book” Award

Nov
17

Enjoy Your Money! How to Make It, Save It, Invest It and Give It by
J. Steve Miller wins National Best Book Award in the category of Personal Finance.

Atlanta: USA Book News announced that Enjoy Your Money! How to Make It, Save It, Invest It and Give It received the National Best Book Award in the category of Personal Finance.

Organization Type: 
Posted By stevemillero read more

Meet the ITI Authors at Internet Librarian 2009!

Oct
20

October 20, 2009, Monterey, CA--Information Today Inc. (ITI) will have an author autographing session during the Grand Opening Reception in the Exhibit Hall from 5:00–6:00 PM at the Information Today, Inc. booth on Monday, October 26. Here is your chance to meet some of the ITI authors and buy autographed copies of their books!

The following authors will be signing their books:

Nicole C. Engard (Library Mashups: Exploring New Ways to Deliver Library Data)

Organization Type: 
Posted By RobColding read more

Grant County Public Library in South Dakota Selects AGent VERSO(TM)

Oct
13

POMONA, CA. — October 5, 2009 -- Auto-Graphics, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGR) (Pink Sheets: AUGR), a technology innovator providing library automation solutions for over 36 years, today announced that Grant County Public Library in South Dakota has selected AGent VERSO™ for their integrated library system (ILS).

Organization Type: 
Technologies: 
Posted By agipomona read more

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - LISWire