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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 Journals to be Indexed by Google Scholar
Friday, 27th March 2015

LexisNexis Academic to be Accessible Through OCLC WorldCat Discovery Services
Friday, 27th March 2015

U.S. Census Bureau Launches Instagram Account
Thursday, 26th March 2015

National Science Foundation Expands Public Access to Research
Friday, 20th March 2015

EBSCO Launches Online Catalog for Apps
Thursday, 19th March 2015

Google Cultural Institute launches in Australia
Saturday, 7th March 2015

Twitter Introduces Embedded Video
Thursday, 5th March 2015

Yahoo! Launches Digital TV Magazine
Thursday, 5th March 2015

Copyright Clearance Center Adds New Publishers to Get It Now
Thursday, 5th March 2015

Springer Partners with Copyright Clearance Center on Text and Data Mining Solution
Wednesday, 25th February 2015

10 Million Pages Searchable on The British Newspaper Archive
Thursday, 19th February 2015

EBSCO Information Services Adds 27 New Subject Sets to eBook Collection
Thursday, 19th February 2015

Google Knowledge Graph to Include Health Information
Wednesday, 11th February 2015

Elsevier Adds eBooks to CLOCKSS Archiving
Friday, 6th February 2015 Offers Users New Alert System
Friday, 6th February 2015

Google Search Results to Include Tweets
Thursday, 5th February 2015

Gale Adds Rare Historical Content to Digital Collection
Thursday, 5th February 2015

ALA RUSA Announces Best Business Websites
Thursday, 5th February 2015

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

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