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February 19, 2015

February 19, 2015—Improvements to HOLLIS+ are ongoing, and Phase II work on integrating images and finding aids into HOLLIS+ is nearing completion. Here are some of the changes made in the past month for both general and special collections.

View Finding Aids in HOLLIS+

Finding Aids can now be viewed directly within HOLLIS+. Records with Finding Aids will display a new tab labeled "Finding Aids."

HOLLIS+ Screenshot

The Finding Aid view in HOLLIS+ is nearly identical to OASIS. It includes a link back to the HOLLIS+ record and a link to the full ecord in OASIS.

HOLLIS+ Screenshot

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February 19, 2015

Dear Friends,

Kyle CourtneyA friendly reminder: Fair Use Week, sponsored by the Harvard Library Office for Scholarly Communication, is nearly upon us again, and this year promises to be bigger and better. What was a Harvard-only undertaking last year has become a nationwide event. From MIT to UMass, the University of Texas to the University of Michigan, Fair Use Week has caught on like wildfire. 

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February 17, 2015

Take Note shares professional news about Harvard Library staff members; it is published periodically on the Harvard Library portal. Have something to share? Please send it to the Harvard Library communications team at harvard_library@harvard.edu.

Mary Walker GrahamMary Walker Graham continues her work with the Woodberry Poetry Room, taking on a new role as assistant curator. Mary will assist the curator in the administration and operation of the Poetry Room, with the objective...

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February 17, 2015

February 17, 2015—The following positions are currently available in the Library. Please visit ASPIRE and search by requisition number for more information.

Harvard Theatre Collection Curator—Harvard College Library, Houghton Library (Grade 59, Req# 34917BR)

Collections Manager, HBS Art and Artifacts Collection, KLS—Harvard Business School Knowledge & Library Services (Grade 57, Req# 34948BR)

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February 17, 2015

We hope you can join a Library all-staff meeting led by Sarah Thomas, vice president for the Harvard Library and Roy E. Larsen Librarian for the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Sarah will provide an update on current and future library activities and there will be an opportunity for questions. Please note a time change on 2/27—the meeting has been moved up to 10:00 AM, not 10:30 as originally announced.

Wednesday, February 25th, 1:30 pm, Yenching Auditorium, Harvard-Yenching Library (2 Divinity Avenue).

Friday, February 27th, 10:00 am, Sever Hall 113.

A livestream will be available and further...

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