Digital World

A new exhibition celebrates the British Library's collection of over 6.5 million sound recordings.

Posted 07 September 2017

Scholarly publisher De Gruyter plans to digitise its backlist dating back to 1749.

Posted 07 September 2017

Help shape the future of the library field.

Posted 25 August 2017

This year's Internet Librarian International celebrates the superhuman impact librarians have on organisations, communities and individuals.

Posted 17 August 2017

Thomson Reuters launches startup incubator focusing on big data; publisher pilot for managing and tracking author sharing via scholarly collaboration networks; peer review process to be investigated; BBC Monitoring joins OpenAthens; winner of IFLA Green Library Award.

Posted 25 July 2017

Podcast and audio audiences are continuing to grow; BBC wants to win back children; Netflix reigns!

Posted 06 July 2017

The Obama Foundation is calling for a focus on good digital citizenship to overcome echo chambers.

Posted 06 July 2017

A round-up of all the news you may have missed including: Elsevier launches Biology Research Network; T&F partner with The Conversation Africa; new case study collection from Emerald; JoVE adds physics; Webcomics and Webcultures archives from the Library of Congress; UK's national sculpture collection to be catalogued - and more.

Posted 25 June 2017

Largest release of digital records in Library of Congress history.

Posted 30 May 2017

The European Commission is proposing changes to the rules that have governed the free circulation of content in Europe for almost 30 years.

Posted 25 May 2017

The European Commission has just published the final report of its ICT for Work: Digital Skills in the Workplace study.

Posted 11 May 2017

Move reflects growing influence of online education.

Posted 28 April 2017

Kenya, South Africa and Morocco appear in top 10.

Posted 25 April 2017

New Pew Research Center data shows a significant difference in the use of social media in advanced economies.

Posted 24 April 2017

The British Library is to build an extension to its London site.

Posted 21 April 2017

Nearly half a million images made available.

Posted 21 April 2017

Mobile is the primary tool for the digital omnivore.

Posted 03 April 2017