Jim to China September 2016

In September 2016 I went to China to meet with librarians from the Chinese Academy of Science and from various universities in China. I presented an overview of arXiv.org and met with the Chinese arXiv user group to discuss their needs and plans. I enjoyed learning about initiatives the Chinese are working on as well … [Read more…]

Where did Entwood come from

What is in a Name? Jim’s maiden name is James Aaron Roby-Brantley Aubrie’s is Aubrie Marie Gridley When we got committed (to each other that is, not institutionally) we wanted a family name. Jim already had the hyphenation from combining his Mom’s and Dad’s last names and tried convincing Aubrie to continue hyphenating, bringing in … [Read more…]