Category: Research

AND THE ACURILEAN FLAMBOYAN AWARD GOES TO THREE BEST PROJECTS IN THE REGION…

LET’S CELEBRATE EXCELLENCE AT ACURIL 2017 PUERTO RICO ACURIL ANNOUNCES THE ACURILEAN FLAMBLOYÁN AWARD WINNERS FOR RESEARCH AND CREATIVITY IN THE INFORMATION AND KNOWLEDGE FIELD 2017 THE ACURILEAN FLAMBLOYÁN AWARD FOR RESEARCH AND CREATIVITY IN THE INFORMATION AND KNOWLEDGE FIELD is geared to stimulate and stand out the annual production and contribution of colleagues in…

Introducing The Idealis Open-Access Library and Information Science Research

A New Resource for librarians looking for high-quality, open-access library and information science research The Idealis. Started by Stacy Konkiel, Lily Troia, & Nicky Agate, …a new kind of open access overlay journal, powered by PressForward and curated by librarian-experts working in the arena of scholarly communication. Each week, editors recruit the very best scholarly…

THE ORGANIZING COMMITTEE WORKING FOR ACURIL 2017 PUERTO RICO (in Español and Francés)

Towards a Spectacular RESEARCH Event / Hacia un Evento de INVESTIGACIÓN Espectacular / Vers un Événevent de la RECHERCHE Spectaculaire The ACURIL 2017 PUERTO RICO’s Organizing Committee has been working ardously and steadily, with lots of enthusiasm, to make the professional event a successful one. A representative number of personal and institutional members participate in…

THE ACURILEAN FLAMBOYÁN AWARD FOR RESEARCH AND CREATIVITY 2017

THE ACURILEAN FLAMBLOYÁN AWARD FOR RESEARCH AND CREATIVITY IN THE INFORMATION AND KNOWLEDGE FIELD 2017 Invitation to Nominations, From 4-30 April 2017   Within the ACURILEAN AWARDS, slated for ACURIL 2017 PUERTO RICO, and in agreement with the Multidisciplinary Research in the Caribbean conference theme, ACURIL’s Special Interest Group on Research in the Information Field…

EL FLAMBOYÁN ACURILEÑO DE INVESTIGACIÓN Y CREATIVIDAD EN EL CAMPO DE LA INFORMACIÓN Y EL CONOCIMIENTO 2017

Invitación a Nominaciones Del 4 al 30 de abril de 2017 Dentro del marco de las Distinciones ACURILEÑAS, pautada para otorgarse en ACURIL 2017 PUERTO RICO, en armonía con el tema de la Investigación Multidisciplinaria en el Caribe, el Grupo de Interés Especial de Investigación en el Campo de la Información de ACURIL lanza la…

Timely Genealogy Organization Tips

by Vanessa Wieland in Family Tree Magazine There’s a simple key to organizing your genealogy research without losing your mind or feeling overwhelmed.  When it comes to organizing your genealogy research, the piles of paper can add up quickly, even if you prefer to work digitally. So how to manage those stacks of vital records,…

Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, at Florida International University

RESEARCH Conducting and supporting scholarly research are among the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center’s core missions. Affiliated centers, faculty and Ph.D. and M.A. students at FIU all contribute original research in politics, economics, religion, education, history, international relations and culture. Historically, LACC has competed successfully for state and federal research funding and has…

Caribbean Research Databases: Caribbean Online Research Resources at the UWI-ST. Augustine Campus Libraries

Discover Caribbean Information Many of the resources accessible through the Alma Jordan Library’s website provide information about the Caribbean. This resource highlights the databases which have primarily Caribbean content. Many of these listed here are not available through UWILinC, the Library’s search engine. Thus patrons are encouraged to explore these resources individually. ADOLEC (Adolescent Health)…

Eight lessons on fostering learning in large research and development programmes

Learning-driven, adaptive approaches to designing research and implementing programmes are increasingly popular in fields such as international development. Among funding agencies there is also a growing trend towards “multi-project programmes”, the grouping together of many projects under a single umbrella programme, the aim being to enhance how projects, organisations and individuals exchange knowledge and learn…