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Gale Launches New Tool To Connect Libraries, Classrooms

Gale has launched Gale Researcher, a platform designed to enhance collaboration between librarians and classroom faculty.

Researchers: Forget Internet Abstinence; Teens Need To Face some Amount of Online Risk

If adults want to help teenagers learn how to handle the big risks of Internet usage, the best thing we can do is let them get used to handling smaller risky online situations. That's the conclusion from a Pennsylvania State University research project that examined adolescent online safety.

Los Angeles Joins CENIC Network

The City of Los Angeles has joined the Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California (CENIC), a 100 gigabit-per-second (Gbps) research and education network, providing California schools, colleges and universities with high-speed access to the city's data and services.

MIT Adds Supercomputing Center

The MIT Lincoln Laboratory established a new supercomputing center in April to provide more than 1,000 MIT researchers with access to high-performance computing cluster nodes.



Carnegie Mellon and Disney Develop RFID Tagging for Real-Time Interactivity

The signals from radio-frequency identification tags can make physical objects interactive.

Gale Adds American Fiction Archive to Primary Sources Collection

Gale has added a new archive, American Fiction, 1774-1920, to its Primary Sources program.

Treehouse Intros Online Coding Degrees

Online coding school Treehouse is introducing a new degree program designed to prepare students for entry-level developer jobs.

Blackboard Partners with Fishtree for Personalized Learning

A partnership between Fishtree and Blackboard is bringing the former's personalized learning technology to the Blackboard Learn LMS.

Schoold Adds Personalized Scholarship Search Tool

Schoold has launched a new feature designed to help users find scholarships at their chosen schools.

Director of RIT's SMASH Experience for Girls Wins STEM Award

The director of the Summer Math Applications in Science with Hands-on Experience for Girls program at the Rochester Institute of Technology has received a STEM Program Recognition Award from the Finger Lakes STEM Hub.

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