As a tradition I am wrapping up the year in this weblog. And what an opportunity! The same day as a very interesting opinion article is published in one of the national newspapers, i.e, “Digitization is threatening our university. It’s time to draw a line” (Dutch only). The rectores magnifici of the Dutch universities think..
A week can bring a lot. Next to the regular meetings I have at the university (being back to normal now with “just” one assignment, i.e., being a proud director of TU Delft Library), I managed to spend some time outside as well. It started with a gathering of the SAE (“Stichting Academisch Erfgoed”) at..
Yes, I read the book. It was interesting and I made quite some notes alongside my reading. Because we as TU Delft Library are currently working on our roadmap 2020-2024 I thought it could be nice to state a few bullets (which are from the book!) that I found interesting and very well resonated with..
We know that some people refer to the glass being half full and others see it as being half empty. In July I look back at a full half year, which does not necessarily mean I have a negative view on my surroundings, because I tend to be a pretty optimistic person. Anyway, after wrapping..