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More UFO Research: The UNH Library’s Betty and Barney Hill Papers

Guest post from Nicholas Mignanelli, Yale Law School I was so inspired by Sarah Gotschall’s post on UFO research that I had to write a post calling attention to the Betty and Barney Hill Papers in the Special Collections of the University of New Hampshire … Continue reading

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Librarian, Market Thyself

I recently attended several really good presentations on marketing yourself and your library, and it reminded me that with most of us working from home, we’re not necessarily visible to our patrons right now. Has not being in the office … Continue reading

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Questions with Puron: Featured RIPS Member – Jenny Silbiger

Compiled by: Jessica Almeida Questions with Puron is a social media series launched by the RIPS PR & Recruitment Committee to highlight the diverse views and professional strategies of the constituents of Research Instruction and Patron Services Special Interest Section … Continue reading

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Connecting to Connectors

I often feel like I’m not great at teaching connectors because I find them self-explanatory. You have two or more terms, and the connectors tell the database what relationship those terms should have with each other to be returned by … Continue reading

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The Golden Age of UFO Research?

Recently, two of our daily KnowItAALL emails alerted me to the fact we are currently living in the golden age of UFO research, and the world now has online access to previously classified/unavailable/pain-in-the-neck to obtain FBI and CIA documents about … Continue reading

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