13 avril 2018

Intro to an Open Standards Architecture

Intro to an Open Standards Architecture
This is a detailed and complex read, but one that rewards the intrepid as it contains a vision for a much more robust, useful, and interesting world wide web. There are some bits that need refining - why would we place all the content reviews in a shared database, for example, when they could be as easily distributed as content. More...

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12 avril 2018

Understanding Information Architecture

Understanding Information Architecture

Rusty Foster's article - and the subsequent discussion on the Online News mailing list - got me to thinking. All this discussion makes me wonder why my website looks the same, day after day. Only the content changes. More...

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15 février 2018

Libraries and Librarians Aren't About to Disappear

Libraries and Librarians Aren't About to Disappear
Lindsay McKenzie, Inside Higher Ed, 2018/01/05
This post is a response to recent reports that "libraries and archives to be among the fastest-declining industries in America." At frist glance the numbers are significant. "Employment change in libraries and archives from 2007 to 2016 was -80.3 percent, with a current employment total of 33,033." But is the decline that dramatic. More...

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09 septembre 2016

Abbaye Saint-Wandrille

Sur le blog "Histoires d'universités" de Pierre Dubois. Labbaye Saint-Wandrille, « anciennement abbaye de Fontenelle, est une abbaye bénédictine de la congrégation de Solesmes située sur la commune de Saint-Wandrille-Rançon, dans le département de la Seine-Maritime. Fondée en 649, l’abbaye a connu une longue histoire. Voir l'article...

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08 septembre 2016

Lessay, 1ères voûtes ogivales ?

Sur le blog "Histoires d'universités" de Pierre Dubois. Vers 1056, fondation de l’abbaye. 1080, Guillaume le Conquérant confirme la fondation. 1098, mort d’Eudes au Capel (il est enterré dans l’abbatiale). Voir l'article...

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17 janvier 2016

New student centre features the distinctive curves of architect Douglas Cardinal

Résultat de recherche d'images pour By Jenny Green. University of Saskatchewan is the latest institution to boast a building designed by the world-renowned architect. More...

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