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DMIL Member Interview With P. J. Neal

DMIL Member Interview With P. J. Neal

Posted by Travis Ferrell on June 30, 2015 - 2:45 pm  1. How did you get involved in military librarianship, and in DMIL? I took a long, indirect route! It’s important to start all of this by saying that I’m a bit of an odd duck in that I’m not a librarian at all, nor […]

Facebook Page for MLD

Facebook Page for MLD

Posted by Bill Drew on June 29, 2015 - 9:37 amThe Facebook Page for MLD is now active again.  You can find it at MLD Facebook .  Please tell all of your military library peers and friends about this.  

DMIL Member Interview with Jill Lynch

DMIL Member Interview with Jill Lynch

Posted by Travis Ferrell on May 4, 2015 - 9:29 pm1.How did you get involved in military librarianship? I was active duty Navy and after leaving the service I was still drawn to supporting the DoD so I looked for employment on USA Jobs. My first job as a military librarian was at the Lane […]

Computers in Libraries 2015 blog posts — #CILDC

Computers in Libraries 2015 blog posts — #CILDC

Posted by Bill Drew on April 29, 2015 - 6:14 pmThese are links to my posts for CIL2015.  The full posts are on my personal blog. A305: Linked Data & New Cataloging Experience #CILDC POSTED BY BILLDREW ⋅ APRIL 29, 2015 ⋅ LEAVE A COMMENT Wednesday, April 29 20153:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Sharon Q Yang, […]

DMIL Member Interview With Gloria Miller

DMIL Member Interview With Gloria Miller

Posted by Travis Ferrell on April 1, 2015 - 12:54 pm1. How did you get involved in military librarianship? While I was in Library School at the University of Southern Mississippi, the Library Director at Keesler Air Force Base opened created a “Librarian Trainee” spot for two students to share one position (alternating semesters). I […]

Is it Time to Finally Get Rid of the Password? — NextGov

July 1, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on July 1, 2015 - 9:42 am The vast majority of users and organization still rely on passwords for protection from increasingly persistent cyberattacks. View article…

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NIST Tech Beat for June 30, 2015

July 1, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on July 1, 2015 - 9:02 am A biweekly digest of science and technology research at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. NIST ‘How-To’ Website Documents Procedures for Nano-EHS Research and Testing Ultra-stable JILA Microscopy Technique Tracks Tiny Objects for Hours NIST Group Maps Distribution of Carbon Nanotubes in Composite […]

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Unlocking the potential of the Internet of Things — Source: McKinsey & Company

June 30, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on June 30, 2015 - 9:10 am The Internet of Things—sensors and actuators connected by networks to computing systems—has received enormous attention over the past five years. A new McKinsey Global Institute report, The Internet of Things: Mapping the value beyond the hype, attempts to determine exactly how IoT technology can […]

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How Hackers Unlocked OPM Systems and 6 Other Things We Learned about the Breach – Nextgov.com

June 24, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on June 24, 2015 - 8:54 amAgency chief wants you to know she is angry about the data breach and ID theft protection customer service. Full Story: How Hackers Unlocked OPM Systems and 6 Other Things We Learned about the Breach – Nextgov.com

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Finding a Librarian of Congress for the Digital Age

June 23, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on June 23, 2015 - 12:47 pmAfter nearly 28 years of service, Librarian of Congress James Hadley Billington announced his retirement on June 10, 2015, which becomes effective on Jan. 1, 2016. President Barack Obama is tasked with finding a replacement, who will then need to be confirmed by the Senate. […]

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MLTW2015 Schedule

MLTW2015 Schedule

April 1, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on April 1, 2015 - 11:55 amVisit the Info/Expo with 50+ Sponsors for Table Top Exhibits, Sunday Evening, and all day Monday & Tuesday Dec 6 – Sunday Pre-Workshop Classes TBA, Sunday Afternoon Welcome Reception in Info/Expo Area, Sunday That’s St Nicholas Day!  Dec 7 – Monday : Leadership/Management Keynote -Keynote Speaker […]

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MLTW 2015 – Arlington, Va. Dec 6 – 9, 2015

MLTW 2015 – Arlington, Va. Dec 6 – 9, 2015

October 7, 2014

Posted by Bill Drew on October 7, 2014 - 10:13 amThe Military Libraries Training Workshop (MLTW) 2015 will be Dec 6-9, 2015 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Arlington, VA.  The theme,   “Military Libraries…..A Capital Idea” reflects the value military libraries and their staffs bring to the DoD Community.   This variety of specialized libraries supports a […]

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MLTW 2015 Theme Military Libraries-A Capital Idea

September 16, 2014

Posted by Bill Drew on September 16, 2014 - 8:18 amMLTW will be held at the Double Tree Hotel Crystal City (Arlington, VA) Dec 6-9, 2015 . We have a theme, now we need a logo.  All division members are welcomed to enter a logo, to amytursky@gmail.com by Sep 28th at 3:00 p.m. EST. The […]

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Google+ Profiles, No Longer Required

July 28, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on July 28, 2015 - 12:30 pm “After so many years of promoting Google+ and integrating it with other services, Google realized that Google+ doesn’t mean a lot for many Google users and it started dismantling Google+. Google Photos is now a standalone service and other Google+ features will follow suit. […]

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In The War of 2050, The Robots Call The Shots – Defense One

July 24, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on July 24, 2015 - 8:24 amAn Army-sponsored workshop on the future of war produces a mashed-up vision of swarmbots, cyborgs, and technology run wild. Full Story: In The War of 2050, The Robots Call The Shots – Defense One   Sharon Lenius: “Ramp up your collections on robotics!”   Read the report […]

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Air base attacks and defensive counters: Historical Lessons and Future Challenges

July 17, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on July 17, 2015 - 8:06 am Full Article: Air Base Attacks and Defensive Counters: Historical Lessons and Future Challenges Source: RAND Corporation Since the end of the Cold War, U.S. dominance in conventional power projection has allowed American airpower to operate from sanctuary, largely free from enemy attack. This led […]

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NISO Releases Draft Technical Report on SUSHI Lite for Public Trial and Comment

July 16, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on July 16, 2015 - 12:18 pmBaltimore, MD – July 16, 2015 – The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) is seeking trial users and comments on the draft technical report, SUSHI-Lite: Deploying SUSHI as a lightweight protocol for exchanging usage via web services, NISO TR-06-201X. This technical report proposes and describes […]

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#SLAtalk: Get to Know KM with SLA’s Knowledge Management Division!

July 13, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on July 13, 2015 - 1:20 pmThe term knowledge management is used a lot in the library and information science world. But do you truly know what it means and how to use it? Get the scoop about KM from SLA’s Knowledge Management Division during our hour-long Twitter chat. Members of […]

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Katherine Archuleta Steps Down From OPM – Pay & Benefits – GovExec.com

July 10, 2015

Posted by Bill Drew on July 10, 2015 - 3:11 pm OPM Director Katherine Archuleta Katherine Archuleta, the director of the Office of Personnel Management, has resigned from her post amid a cascading scandal over her handling of a massive breach of federal employee data, a congressional source has told National Journal. Full Story: Katherine […]

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