*Please note that the links to the content in this Part will direct you to Westlaw AU. If you are still using Legal Online, the links can be found in the LOLA PDF at the bottom of this post.
The latest issue of Online Currents (Volume 27 Part 5) contains the following material:
Who’s minding the desk? – Denise Sutherland
Sonja Barfoed, who divides her library life, in Canberra, Australia, between the National Library and the National Gallery, is interviewed by Denise Sutherland.
Mobile everything – Matt Moore and Kelly Tall
This article provides an overview on recent developments in mobile computing. It begins by outlining current mobile usage trends in Australia and the range of mobile technologies currently on the market. It then discusses different options for information presentation via mobile devices, responsive web design and emerging user behaviours. The final section examines enterprise applications of mobile devices and ends with the key takeaways for information professionals wanting to use mobile devices as part of an information management strategy.
ALIA Information Online Conference 2013: Trade Exhibition – Jane Douglas
This article provides an overview of the trade exhibitors at the Australian Library and Information Association’s (ALIA) Information Online Conference held in Brisbane, Queensland, in February 2013. Particular attention is given to featured and new products and services.
ANZSI Indexing Conference: Intrepid Indexing – Glenda Browne
This article focuses on one major theme of the ANZSI Indexing Conference – name and foreign language indexing – a vital consideration for many levels of information access. It also briefly reports on developments in ebook indexing and the work of the Japan Society of Indexers.
- A brief look at business happenings
- A collection of musings and thoughts on the worlds of libraries and information
- A selection of recommended publications
- New, recent and updated systems, services and online collections
- Explores sites with useful content, thought-provoking ideas and opportunities for Interaction
- Conference papers
- Upcoming conferences