How do you modernize an iconic but aging building into an inviting place where students, faculty, and the public gather together to learn? In the first of a series of talks on new visions for library spaces, architect Jim Eyre of... Read more
The File Information Tool Set (FITS) is a DRS-related software package developed by Harvard Library Technology Services that identifies the format of each content file to be deposited—is the file an image, a text file, a PDF file, etc?—and... Read more
Last year saw some significant improvements to the Harvard Library Portal, including new resources for alumni, a redesign of both the Get It! Services page and the Library blog, and a new way of collecting stories from the Harvard... Read more
Who they are: Assessment TeamKarina Grazina—administrative fellow who is helping Mark to bring assessment strategies into Harvard Library in a cohesive and cooperative way.Mark Shelton—assessment librarian. He handles institutional-... Read more
Suzanne Wones has been named director of library digital strategies and innovations at Harvard Library. Wones will begin this position on January 4, 2016.
“Having Suzanne leading us in the formulation of our digital strategy will... Read more
New services. Reference librarians at Countway do not staff a reference desk. Instead we make consultation appointments with library users seeking our services for aid with finding materials, database searching, systematic reviews, and... Read more
The Frances Loeb Library at the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) has been undergoing changes over the last few years that will reposition the design school library for the 21st century and beyond. Last fiscal year, the Design School... Read more