Update to the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Oxford DNB

60,302 people … 11,495 portraits … 72 million words … 2500 years of history. On 27 November 2017 the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography will be updated with new content and an improved look and feel.  The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (ODNB) online is provided free for State Library of Queensland members via the OneSearch catalogue. … Read more

Short Form Video is the future

You don’t need expensive software to create effective library tutorials. Quick, unedited tutorials created on social media, such as on Instagram or Snapchat, may be just as effective. These short form videos (SFVs) combine the advantages of animated GIFs with the advantages of screencasts: modularity, repetition of steps, and animated visuals supported by pertinent audio. … Read more