Karen Blakeman on October 28th, 2007

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has announced that Inspec Direct, a new web-based version of the Inspec database, will be available directly from the IET in January 2008. Inspec provides an index to literature in physics, electrical and electronic engineering, computer science, information technology, manufacturing, production and mechanical engineering as well as interdisciplinary […]

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Karen Blakeman on October 28th, 2007

The Daily Telegraph Business Club aims to help SMEs through weekly case studies, information, free seminars and membership discounts. Registration is free and the club has a page every Tuesday in the Business Section of the Daily Telegraph. There is quite a lot to work your way through on the home page but the main […]

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Karen Blakeman on October 22nd, 2007

I shall be leading a workshop on key business information resources on October 31st in London. The workshop is organised by TFPL and concentrates on free and pay as you go services. If you are interested in attending, details are on the TFPL web site.

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Karen Blakeman on October 18th, 2007

At long last WordPress supports tags. It has always had categories, but you have to set these up beforehand and they are only really useful as broad subject headings. They are usually displayed in a side bar on your WordPress blog, and the list becomes far too long and unusable if you treat categories as […]

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Karen Blakeman on October 16th, 2007

Live.com‘s link and link domain commands have been back for a quite a while. Microsoft did not not announce their re- appearance and I have forgotten who told me that they were back online, but Paul in Arizona reminded me in a comment to my original posting regarding their departure that I had not posted […]

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Karen Blakeman on October 11th, 2007

My ILI 2007 presentation will be going up on the ILI site soon, but meanwhile you can download a copy of the PowerPoint from my own web site at http://www.rba.co.uk/ili/ILI2007KarenBlakeman.ppt I have added a slide , or rather re-instated a slide that I had deleted because of time constraints, as a result of a comment […]

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