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News in a Time of Blogs: Guest editorial

Michael Seadle (Editor of Library Hi Tech. He is director of the Institute for Library and Information Science at Humboldt University in Berlin, Berlin, Germany, where he holds the professorship for digital libraries. (‐

Library Hi Tech News

ISSN: 0741-9058

Article publication date: 7 March 2008




This guest editorial aims to discuss the relationship between Library Hi Tech and Library Hi Tech News.


The editorial looks at how the News distinguishes itself in a time of instant publication via blogs.


The News offers a wealth of important and often overlooked topics, including ones such as the technology interests of library leaders, avoiding the worst from filtering software, and privacy issues with server‐based editing software such as Google Documents.


The editorial offers topics on which others could and should write.



Seadle, M. (2008), "News in a Time of Blogs: Guest editorial", Library Hi Tech News, Vol. 25 No. 2/3, pp. 1-3.



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