Christian Dupont became the new Burns Librarian and Associate University Librarian. Read more here!
BrowZine, a new service at Boston College, makes this easy and fast. Read more here!
With more and more federal funders and more journal publishers requiring that authors provide data management plans and easier access to their research data, a new publication form is emerging, the data publication journal. Read more here!
Tom Wall discusses new and important library collaborations on campus and looks forward to the library greatly increasing its support for the digital scholarship of faculty and students.
Sylvia Sellers-Garcia, History Department, writes about her Spring 2014 "Making History Public" class and its collaboration with Burns Library.
Clare O'Connor, Biology Department, has partnered with the Library to archive and share her customized lab manuals for the sophomore Investigations in Molecular Cell Biology class.
Jane Morris writes about a BC pilot project to pay article processing fees for articles accepted to fully open, peer-reviewed journals.
eScholarship@BC, BC's institutional repository, managed by the libraries, will be moving to a new online platform later this fall.
Adrienne Pruitt writes about the wonderful Japanese prints collection in Burns Library.
Bill Donovan stresses the importance of digital preservation and BC's robust system for preserving our digital collections.
BC Libraries' database Electronic Enlightenment is the most comprehensive online collection of edited correspondence from the early 17th to the mid-19th century.
ORCID provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher, thereby resolving the common name ambiguity problems frequently encountered in scholarly research.
Este Pope discusses the Association of College and Research Libraries' recent new and revised draft of its Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education.
The Boston College Libraries are working in partnership with the Internet Archive to make Burns Library's vast collection of Liturgy and Life pamphlets available digitally.