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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:

Springer Celebrates 200,000 Open Access Articles
Wednesday, 23rd July 2014

LexisNexis Launches LexisNexis Legal Content Insider
Friday, 18th July 2014

Google Updates Scholar Metrics
Monday, 7th July 2014

ProQuest to Launch Historical Statistical Resource
Tuesday, 1st July 2014

ProQuest Debuts Ebook Reader on ebrary Platform
Friday, 27th June 2014

Credo Updates Online Reference Service
Friday, 27th June 2014

More Historical Content Added to Gale Digital Collections
Friday, 27th June 2014

SAGE Launches Interactive Resource for Social Science Data
Friday, 27th June 2014

Bing Enhances Twitter-Related Search Results
Thursday, 26th June 2014

EBSCO Launches Industry Trends Blog
Thursday, 26th June 2014

3M to Introduce Redesigned Cloud Library App
Tuesday, 24th June 2014

New Features Added to
Saturday, 21st June 2014

Library of Congress Launches Pinterest Boards
Saturday, 21st June 2014

Wellcome Library Changes Access Policy for Digital Archives
Thursday, 19th June 2014

Library of Congress Partnering with Portico for Digital Preservation Services
Wednesday, 18th June 2014

Pinterest Introduces Guided Search for the Web
Wednesday, 18th June 2014

ProQuest Adds 1,650 ebook Titles to Academic Complete
Tuesday, 17th June 2014

EBSCO Information Services Expands Metadata Sharing and Technology Collaboration Partnerships
Monday, 16th June 2014

World Bank and IFC Launch Global Consumption Database
Monday, 16th June 2014

ProQuest and the Royal Society of Medicine Launch 2014 Edition of The Annual Register
Monday, 16th June 2014

Cambridge University Press Digitizes Cambridge Archive Editions
Thursday, 29th May 2014

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