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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:

ProQuest Digitizes British Magazines
Tuesday, 20th January 2015

National Agricultural Library Unveils Search Engine for USDA Research
Monday, 19th January 2015

Credo Adds New Titles and Videos to Academic Core Collection
Monday, 19th January 2015

arXiv Celebrates One Million Submissions
Friday, 16th January 2015

Elsevier Introduces Virtual Journal, Atlas
Sunday, 11th January 2015

Elsevier Launches Multi-Discipline Open Access Journal
Sunday, 11th January 2015

ProQuest Launches New UKI Edition of Academic Complete
Friday, 9th January 2015

Elsevier and ISTE Press Announce Publishing Alliance
Thursday, 8th January 2015

DPLA Releases Three-Year Strategic Plan
Thursday, 8th January 2015

Oxford and Copyright Clearance Center Partner on Pay-Per-View Model
Saturday, 3rd January 2015

Browser-based Audiobooks Coming Soon to OverDrive
Saturday, 3rd January 2015

Russia to Launch National Digital Library
Saturday, 3rd January 2015

FamilySearch Adds More International Indexed Records and Images
Saturday, 20th December 2014

Credo Launches New Subject Collections
Tuesday, 16th December 2014

More Languages Added to Google Translate
Monday, 15th December 2014

EBSCO Adds New Features to LibraryAware
Monday, 15th December 2014

Bing Introduces "Fact Answers" Feature for Local Searches
Thursday, 11th December 2014

Microsoft Replaces Clip Art with Bing Images
Thursday, 11th December 2014

SAGE Acquires 19 Social and Health Science Journals
Thursday, 11th December 2014

Elsevier Launches Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences
Friday, 5th December 2014

EasyBib Integrates with EBSCO Resources
Friday, 5th December 2014

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