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Acronyms and Definitions

Use these sources to decipher acronyms and abbreviations in the field of LIS.


Blogs, Search Engines, and Aggregators

Directories of Blogs

Library Science Association or Organization Blogs

A Few of Our (and Others') Favorite Blogs

UI Library Blogs and News Feeds


Find a library (or at least its website).

Email Discussion Lists (list-servs)

Email discussion lists are a vital channel for professional networking among librarians.

This page points to directories of email lists.  It also includes all listservs that are mentioned on other pages within this site.