The increasingly digital records of our communities and our organizations require all of us to become digital stewardship and digital preservation practitioners. The challenge seems daunting but the good news is we don’t have to do it alone. A distributed network of practitioners and learners across the globe are increasingly finding ways to learn together and share and pool their resources to...
Monday, 20 May, 2019 - 16:15
Tuesday, 7 May, 2019 - 09:30
Fiami présente sa nouvelle BD: Post-scriptum - les vies de Newton (English version: Postscript - the lives of Newton)
Tout le monde connaît le nom de Newton, mais qui était-il?
Avec cet album de 12 pages, Fiami trace un portrait de Newton étonnant.
Nous sommes le 8 avril 1727, Sir Isaac Newton sera bientôt enterré parmi les rois d'Angleterre à la cathédrale de Westminster.
Tuesday, 16 April, 2019 - 16:00
Guido Altarelli was a leading figure in 20th century particle physics. His scientific contributions and leadership played a key role in the development of the Standard Model of fundamental interactions, as well as the current search for new physics beyond it, both at and beyond CERN.
This book is a collection of original contributions, at the cutting edge of scientific research, by some of the...
Room Georges Charpak (Room F)
Monday, 28 January, 2019 - 15:30
The World Scientific Book Fair will take place in the Main Building (bldg. 500) on the ground floor near the Restaurant 1 on Tuesday 4th and Wednesday 5th December 2018.
In the framework of the Book Fair, a presentation by Antonio Ereditato of the book "The State of the Art of Neutrino Physics" is scheduled on 5 December at 3:30 pm in the Library (bldg. 52-1-052). After the book presentation,...
Tuesday, 4 December, 2018 - 08:30
Libraries own many valuable holdings and collections that have great potential to attract public interest. But how do library customers find out about their existence? In most cases, digitizing and placing them on the internet alone is not enough to achieve the desired access numbers. Marketing is then quickly blamed: Too little was invested, the wrong channels were selected or the images were...
503-1-001 (Council Chamber)
Monday, 3 September, 2018 - 16:15
Enjoy Our Universe is a guide for an enjoyable visit to the Universe. The "Universe" refers to all "observable things," ranging in size from the entire cosmos to elementary particles. This small tome on fundamental physics, cosmology, Higgs bosons, time travel and all that, is unlike any other analogous book. Its...
Wednesday, 18 July, 2018 - 15:30
Tuesday, 10 July, 2018 - 09:15
With the availability of new massive digital collections, innovative ways of exploring library data are emerging. Researchers are starting to investigate the use of powerful analysis tools that go beyond what the human eye can see, beyond what the human mind can process. Text and data mining techniques offer new opportunities for new types of research. Since a few years now, the BnF has seen its...
Monday, 26 March, 2018 - 16:00
Monday, 11 December, 2017 - 09:00 to Tuesday, 12 December, 2017 - 15:00