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Creative Arts Book of the Week 23 May 2016

There are lots of lovely new books coming into the library at the moment but Brent Luvaas’ Street Style: An ethnography of fashion blogging seemed an appropriate choice. If you’re reading this at home, you’ll be pleased to know that

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All about newspapers

www.independent.co.uk With the news that the Independent and the Independent on Sunday is to close down, it has prompted the British Library to publish a very interesting blog about the future of the newspaper.  Read it here: http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/thenewsroom/2016/02/from-print-to-digital.html    

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Magna Carta and the beginnings of modern political rule

Magna Carta, ‘The Great Charter’, paved the way for modern government by establishing in 1225 the principal that no-one, not even the monarch, was above the law and giving all “free men” the right to justice and a fair trial.   While only three clauses are

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Creative Arts Book of the Week 12/03/15

Blogging for creatives: how designers, artists, crafters and writers can blog to make contacts, win business and build success With all the graduate employment initiatives from Purple Door and the Innovation Space Portsmouth’s economy seems to be flourishing. There are

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The new Library blog

Welcome to the new Library blog “Liblog”. This replaces (but includes) our old “Thing of the Day” and is intended to provide a wider range of posts covering activities, services and people within the Library as well as matters of

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2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 7,300 views in 2012. If every person who reached the

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Blog on Tacit Knowledge

In the ‘New Technologies’ session for researchers, we’ve found this blog on knowledge sharing and ‘tacit knowledge’ that may be of interest to explore: http://idreflections.blogspot.co.uk/2012/01/trust-tacit-knowledge-and-social.html

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Searching for a research blog

One for the PhD researchers who might be looking for likeminded bloggers: http://researchblogging.org/ Tell us if this is useful or you find any useful blogs!

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Letters of Note

Letters of Note is a blog-based archive of “fascinating letters, postcards, telegrams, faxes and memos”. http://www.lettersofnote.com/

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The Huffington Post UK Edition

The Huffington Post’s UK edition makes it much anticipated launch this week. For those who have not encountered the Huffington Post before it is an Amercian blog that offers coverage of politics, media, business, entertainment, living, style, the green movement,

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