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Vickie Kline
Works at York College of Pennsylvania
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I was familiar with the CRAAP test for evaluating websites. It now has a younger sibling for middle school researchers... wait for it... the FART test.
If we get any deeper in scatological acronyms, I'm going to need boots. 
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I originally drew a version of this cartoon back in 2006 and it’s still one of my more requested and licensed. There’s an ad agency in Australia that has a wall-sized version hanging in…
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Help Beethoven arrange his masterpieces in today’s #GoogleDoodle
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Leading theory of consciousness rocked by oddball study...

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Scientists show that widespread activity occurs in the brain even during unconscious processing – which shouldn't happen if our theories of consciousness are correct
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Preparing for winter:  I'm a chipmunk with butterfly wings.
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Good news for libraries...
The 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals in New York ruled that Google's use of out-of-print book excerpts falls under "fair use."
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As educators, we try to show students how knowledge  links together across disciplines.  This one, ahem,  takes the cake... food sciences and  opthalmology.
Have you ever wondered why your pancakes sometimes have ugly craters, or a weird ring around their edges? A new analysis of pancake recipes could help you exploit physics to make the perfect pancake — and possibly one day save your sight.
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Happy Friday!
A lot of wildlife photography competitions focus on animals looking majestic or human or weird. But not many pay credit to them looking funny. Enter, the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards, which...
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A smile for the evening....
Posters are available at my shop.
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For all my academic colleagues...
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A reflection on the cellist of Sarajevo and why teachers are called to teach....
Teachers learn why they need to keep going from Vedran Smailovic, the Cellist of Sarajevo. He played on through bombs and rockets, giving hope. We can too.
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It must be the Friday before break - my brain just left the building....
Shawn James' American Sanctuary warms the cold Colorado winter enough to get the locals joining in. We had so many awesome experiences during the Colorado tour. Not only was this the highlight of t...
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    Systems Librarian / Associate Professor, 1990 - present
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  • Pennsylvania State University
    Music, 1981 - 1985
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Library Science, 1985 - 1987
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www.incidentalcomics.com

Posters are available at my shop.

Festival to Premiere Library Made Entirely of Books
litreactor.com

The art installation will definitely be a book lover’s dream.

Terry Pratchett, Author and Satirist, Passes Away at Age 66 | Tor.com
www.tor.com

Terry Pratchett, author of the Discworld series and brilliant satirist, has passed away at the age of 66.

Bible System Updates
www.newyorker.com

Shouts & Murmurs by Megan Amram. “Version 2.5 Sabbath upgrade: Saturday to Sunday. Saturdays now available for work, heterosexual intercours

Neil Gaiman: Why Disney's Sleeping Beauty doesn't work - Telegraph
www.telegraph.co.uk

Neil Gaiman tells Gaby Wood that every fairy tale is a loaded gun

The History of Information, by David Siegel
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David Siegel, author of 4 books about the web, presents his new 8-minute video on the history and future of information. Using a fast pace a

A Long Overdue Nod to SciFi and Fantasy’s Best Librarians | Tor.com
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Our favorite librarians from science fiction and fantasy!

Web project allows readers to 'look over shoulders' of Renaissance schol...
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Centuries-old marginalia are being analysed and made available digitally in huge study of the 'Archaeology of Reading' Open thread: Do you w

10 Great Digital Citizenship Lessons from Google ~ Educational Technolog...
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July 15, 2014. Digital citizenship has a central place in teaching curricula.It is through educating kids on the appropriate ways to use, na

“I Tried It and It Didn’t Work!” Making Changes to Your Teaching | Facul...
www.facultyfocus.com

No strategy, policy or assignment “works” the same way for every student, teacher or course. Here are six reminders for making changes to yo

Students Are The New Digital Influencers
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It was June. My eighth grade classroom was sweltering with the early summer heat and 32 anxious students ready to bolt through the doors tow

Student-Driven Learning: 50 challenging questions to ask your students. ...
www.opencolleges.edu.au

Using the right questions creates powerful, sometimes multiple answers and discussions. Aristotle said that he asked questions in response t

How the NSA plans to automatically infect "millions" of computers with s...
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A new Snowden leak, detailed in a long, fascinating piece in The Intercept, explains the NSA's TURBINE initiative, intended to automate mali

"Troublesome concepts and information literacy: investigating threshold"...
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Librarians regularly encounter students who struggle to understand and apply information literacy concepts. A qualitative survey administere

Cow farts cause barn to explode in Germany
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Flatulence from 90 cows in a German barn sparked a methane gas explosion that damaged the building and left one cow slightly injured with bu

‘Pinterest Launches ‘Interests’: Personalized Pins for Users’ – HubSpot ...
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The latest article on HubSpot blog is titled "Pinterest Launches 'Interests': Personalized Pins for Users".

CNN on blood falls and other Fortean phenomena
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It's apparently Fortean Friday over at CNN where they share a handful of unusual natural curiosities and mysteries like "Magnetic Hill" in N

The science of alchemy
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This is a picture of a Diana Tree — a formation of crystalized silver made from a reaction between mercury and silver nitrate.