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Mobile phones enable learning

Mobile phones can enable learning during school disruptions. Here’s how This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Noam Angrist, University of Oxford The COVID-19 pandemic placed enormous pressure on education systems worldwide. At the peak of the crisis, school closures forced over 1.6 billion learners out of classrooms. This exacerbated a […]

Removing author fees can help open access journals make research available to everyone

Removing author fees can help open access journals make research available to everyone This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Jessica Lange, McGill University Open access (OA) journals are academic, peer-reviewed journals that are free and available for anyone to read without paying subscription fees. To make up for lost subscription […]

Librarians and information

Being a librarian isn’t just about books – it’s about helping everyone get access to information and resources This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Michelle H. Martin, University of Washington Michelle Martin is the Beverly Cleary Professor for Children and Youth Services in the Information School at the University of […]

Libraries and disinformation

The war in Ukraine shows how libraries play a vital role in challenging disinformation This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license.  Ksenya Kiebuzinski, University of Toronto Libraries have always been places of knowledge. For many of us, they offer insight into the socio-cultural and political changes happening around the world. […]

Urban mobility

E-scooters, bikes and urban mobility: lessons from the streets of Paris This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Tiago Ratinho, IÉSEG School of Management Mobility is a crucial challenge for global cities in the 21st century. The growing impact and immense risks of climate change are becoming clearer every day, […]

Health data

Plain language about health data is essential for transparency and trust This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. P. Alison Paprica, University of Toronto; Kimberlyn McGrail, University of British Columbia, and Michael J. Schull, University of Toronto Ask any group of people if they have read and understood the last […]

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