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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:

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

Yahoo Launches Finance Contributors Network
Wednesday, 30th July 2014

Flickr to Offer Licensing Service for Photographers
Wednesday, 30th July 2014

UK Medical Heritage Library Project Adds Library Partners
Wednesday, 30th July 2014

Brill Launches New Suite of Open Access Journals
Wednesday, 30th July 2014

Macmillan Publishers Broadens E-Lending Pilot Program
Tuesday, 29th July 2014

FamilySearch Adds Over 1 Million International Indexed Records and Images
Monday, 28th July 2014

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More Historical Content Added to Gale Digital Collections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

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