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Posted by gaelicnotes on September 23, 2010

Online graduation for online degree: The first virtual graduation took place at the Florida State University on May 1st as the avatars of six students attended their Second Life Graduation Ceremony. These distance education students at the College of Communication and Information not only earned their degrees online but also graduated online. Watch the video of this  virtual graduation (9:09).

A man dubbed the “Tome Raider” after he stole rare books valued at £1m is sent back to jail for taking 13 antique volumes from a London library.  Read more about the theft of valuable horticultural books here>>>>>

Best anti-plagiarism video ever
The University Library of Bergen, Norway, created a Dickensian tale (5:13) about the dangers of copyright violation. Hit the CC button for English subtitles…. YouTube, May 27


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