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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:

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Gale Adds Rare Historical Content to Digital Collection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

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

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