I have a son who's currently a first year physics student. As you can imagine, I occasionally pass along a link or two to him pointing to stuff on the web I think he might find particularly interesting or useful. Thinking on that fact, I surmised that perhaps other science students might find…
I'm always interested in the present and future of libraries. There's a steady stream of reports from various organizations that are broadly relevant to the (mostly academic) library biz but they can be tough to keep track of. I thought I'd aggregate some of those here. Of course I've very likely…
I Never Owned Any Music To Begin With
What Filesharing Studies Really Say – Conclusions and Links
IS STEALING MUSIC REALLY THE PROBLEM?
Letter to Emily White at NPR All Songs Considered.
What Happened to Silicon Values?
A call for disruptive innovation in science publishing
what doesn’t kill you…
Out of sight, out of existence: How lack of public awareness hurts Canadian science
Outcry Grows Over Canadian Govt's Undermining of Climate Science
What matters and what doesn't: open thoughts on academia
Stop the silence, and some suggested reading (more about the state of academia)