Archive for January 5th, 2006
Susan Payne has started a useful blog, Patriot Act News. This is news to keep up with as the weeks tick down to the showdown in early February. Found via Collib-L.
For those who haven’t followed the various reports from the recently-completed annual meeting of the MLA, there were interesting discussions of re-thinking tenure requirements for faculty in the Humanities and of the role of digital scholarship as a route to tenure. An overview can be found in today’s Inside Higher Education. As with Andersen’s Digital [...]
Once again, academic librarians get no respect. I came across this quote in an article in today’s online version of the Chronicle . It’s from a disgruntled job seeker who’s been the “faux finalist” for one too many searches. This refers to an institution that has already decided to hire an internal candidate, and the [...]