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Africa S. Hands

Africa S. Hands is an independent librarian with a focus on helping professionals understand and utilise social media and search engines through one-on-one tutorials and small group workshops. Africa tweets (@africahands) on resources of interest to information and higher education professionals.

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Articles by Africa S. Hands:

Brill Launches Brill Open Law
Wednesday, 22nd October 2014

Gale Increases STEM Content in Virtual Reference Library
Monday, 13th October 2014

The National Library of Medicine Joins Flickr Commons
Wednesday, 8th October 2014

Elsevier Adds Five New Subject Areas to Legacy eBook Collection
Tuesday, 7th October 2014 is Out of Beta with New Features
Monday, 29th September 2014

Springer Adds Business Journals and Book Series to Portfolio
Saturday, 27th September 2014

Bing to Introduce Enhanced Image Search Experience
Monday, 22nd September 2014

Items from the U.S. Government Printing Office Now Discoverable in DPLA
Friday, 19th September 2014

Medical Heritage Library Now Available in DPLA
Tuesday, 16th September 2014

Cambridge University Press Launches Archive Editions Online
Monday, 15th September 2014

EBSCO Adds Forbes and Bloomberg Businessweek to Magazine Archives
Thursday, 11th September 2014

Shanghai Library Adds 2 Million Records to WorldCat
Monday, 8th September 2014

British Library Document Supply to Offer SAGE Articles
Monday, 8th September 2014

Jisc Offers Colleges Free Access to e-Textbooks
Monday, 8th September 2014

FBI Digitizes Millions of Files
Sunday, 31st August 2014

Internet Archive Launches Flickr Commons Collection
Sunday, 31st August 2014

EBSCO Releases 12 New Subject Sets in the eBook Collection
Thursday, 28th August 2014

Illustrated London News Ltd Launches Online Wartime Archive
Sunday, 17th August 2014

Bing Introduces Conversation-Style Search Results
Thursday, 14th August 2014

Project MUSE Announces New 2015 Titles
Friday, 8th August 2014

Hachette eBooks Now Available Through EBSCO
Friday, 1st August 2014

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