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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:

Elsevier Launches Big Data Journal
Saturday, 22nd November 2014

EBSCO Information Services Releases eBook Education Collection
Saturday, 22nd November 2014

EBSCO Introduces Publication Search Service, Full-Text Finder
Friday, 7th November 2014

LibraryThing for Libraries Expands its Book Recommendations Feature
Friday, 7th November 2014

St. Louis Fed Releases Improved Free Digital Library
Friday, 7th November 2014

EBSCO Introduces Tool for Accessing Digital Magazines
Thursday, 30th October 2014

University of California Press Announces Open Access Products
Tuesday, 28th October 2014

British Library Launches Qatar Digital Library
Tuesday, 28th October 2014

FamilySearch Adds Over 9 Million International Records and Images
Saturday, 25th October 2014

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

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