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Diversity and Typology Across OLAC Providers

Several publications have claimed that all OLAC data providers are archives. However is this true?

Some Thoughts on an Aggregator for Library Science Articles

A list of Library Science Journals.

Child Sponsorship Nonprofits

Child Sponsorship is technically not tax-deductible in the USA.

OLAC Subject Terms and Their Equivalents

An initial look issues in developing a cross-walk between Library of Congress Subject Heading terms to OLAC subject terms.

Work-for-Hire and Open Access

Are academic publishing practices actually attributing the right copyright holder?

Microphone Recommendations

Language Documentation microphone and headphone recommendations.

Writing System Versions

An outline of some of the things to track when making a writing system history database.

Converting FLExText Files to XLingPaper Interlinear Texts

Let’s assume that we have a generous friend who has gifted us an interlinearized text from FLEx with morpheme level glossing in the format of .flextext. (.flextext is an XML formated file.

Describing Serials in Dublin Core

A short bibliography of works to consult when looking at how to describe serials in Dublin Core.


Some pointers in academic Tolkien studies.