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Reviews of Webpages Requested

As a member of the collection assessment community, would you please review and send comments to me (l-lyons@northwestern.edu) in regard to this evolving website http://www.library.northwestern.edu/eraca/data_bank_info/top_level/nul_databank.html? The goal is to provide support and training for librarians who have collection development duties. Thank you for any suggestions, criticisms, etc. And thanks to Joe Zucca/Penn Library Data Farm for inspiration.

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Wolfram Alpha

clipped from news.cnet.com Wolfram Alpha shows data in a way Google can’t Wolfram Alpha is like a cross between a research library, a graphing calculator, and a search engine. But does Wolfram Research’s “computational knowledge engine,” set to debut publicly later this month, live up to its hype as a Web site that Google needs […]

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Ascendant Management Strategy Group Blog

Specializing on helping social and public sector organizations increase their impact. clipped from www.ascendantsmg.com A good Balanced Scorecard starts with a good purpose statement. The purpose statement is a clear and concise statement of your organization’s goals in a way that everyone can understand. It’s your destination. But, to get to your destination (especially if […]

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Companies specializing in survey research

Here are some outfits that have come to my attention: National Business Research Institute: http://www.nbrii.com/ Digital Measures:www.digitalmeasures.com/ Outsell: http://outsell.com/ What is our distinct position in relation to these outfits — we emphasize our distinctive goal ‘to describe and measure the performance of libraries and their contribution to research, teaching and learning’, community building, association and […]

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