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Lori Emerson

I'm starting to collect examples of something like hyperlinking in books - creative, print-based designs for linking one section to another. please send your favs, esp. the most detailed and/or wildest examples!

May 12, 2023
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Jess Butler

The House of Commons has released a thoughtful, critical report on UK research quality

The recommendations to government are excellent, both practical and progressive


Make all research open access

Require data and code accompany all publications

Move peer-review and publication acceptance before data collection

Specifically fund replications

Remove “originality” from REF, instead require transparency

Impose a 3-year minimum term for all postdocs

May 10, 2023
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Amy Diehl, Ph.D.

Glass Cliff: When a woman is hired to fix an organization in decline. But she will be blamed and let go when she fails to do the miraculous.

May 11, 2023
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Cynthia loves masks

As we enter the season of parental-focused holidays here in the US (and any other countries that sync up with the US), here’s a gentle reminder that many people have fraught relationships with parents, dead parents, or the combo whammy of both. Be kind.

May 10, 2023
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foo ✅

content moderation is hard and thankless

check out this new game on content moderation by @mmasnick

May 12, 2023
franny gaede

@phette23 i have a lengthy question / research project related to this and library as workspace that i need an additional 40 hours a week to think about. so interesting!!!

May 09, 2023
franny gaede

today’s is a celebration of paws. from olly’s monster mittens to lucas’s long-limbed luxuriousness, these boys were very good nurses and friends as COVID knocked the humans in the household for a loop.

May 06, 2023
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Chris Trottier

Someone really should call the ActivityPub/AT protocol bridge “Toot Skeet”.

April 30, 2023
franny gaede

@kfury @evan when you’re mostly buried in a pillow and slightly lift yourself up so the camera can see you a tiny bit better, then let yourself fall back down with a -flomf-

April 29, 2023
franny gaede

happy from lucas, who helped me get ready the other day, powdering his lil

April 29, 2023
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Jesse Gallagher

What kind of psychopath would want this from a web page?

April 29, 2023
franny gaede

@hedgielib spring is showing its face a little and my flowers are loving it

April 29, 2023
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Brandon Walsh

The group I write for sometimes started an optional subscription model in the hopes of being able to pay contributors equitably. Check it out in general if you’re into fun and thoughtful takes on gaming. And consider supporting if you want to encourage more public writing like this.

April 29, 2023
librarifran shared a status by idlehand

same thing no?

April 29, 2023
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Andrew Flegg

Wise words from the introduction & conclusion to my dad's material when he was learning to be a in the late 1970s.

April 29, 2023