You are here

Visitors to the Harvard Library User Research Center open house on August 27 had the opportunity to try out new tools that provide insight into how users interact with online... Read more

June 23, 2015—The National Digital Stewardship Residency Boston (NDSR Boston) program, which develops professionals in digital stewardship through post-graduate residencies, welcomed a new... Read more

June 23, 2015—The National Digital Stewardship Residency Boston (NDSR Boston) program, which develops professionals in digital stewardship through post-graduate residencies, has concluded... Read more

April 14, 2015—A project out of the Library Innovation Lab, Perma.cc, has been nominated in this year’s Webby Awards, which honor excellence on the Internet.... Read more

March 17, 2015—After shepherding eight projects to improve staff and patron experience to full operations, the Scaling Innovation Initiative has... Read more

January 27, 2015—Michael Hart may not be a household name, but in 1971, he made history when he hand-keyed the text of the Declaration of Independence into a computer mainframe and made it available for public download. The act was arguably the... Read more

January 20, 2015—Houghton Library has seen a 200% rise in demand for object-based teaching with its special collections since 2000, a trend that is mirrored to some degree across the University and educational institutions around the country.... Read more

December 2, 2014—Lamonsters may sound like something that goes bump in the night, but they’re actually just library fans.

The moniker refers to followers of Lamont Library’s latest endeavor to virtually reach its patrons—... Read more

November 25, 2014—November marked the close of Library Lab, one of the Harvard Library’s more inventive programs from recent years. Participants and supporters from across the University recently... Read more

October 28, 2014—More and more, computer-generated recommendations run our lives. But are they really the best way to expand our cultural horizons? Recent efforts to provide online book recommendations by real librarians pit human expertis versus... Read more

Pages