Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A librarian or researcher who uses the Internet as an information resource.
- ‘She is an exceptional role model for librarians who are evolving into cybrarians.’
- ‘Today's librarians are more commonly known as cybrarians, content managers, information specialists, and knowledge engineers.’
- ‘Asking questions, sharing ideas, and generally mingling with other cybrarians will keep you buoyant.’
- ‘Essentially these cybrarians create subject-oriented guides of web sites for use by the internet community.’
- ‘Work done by students and professionals must be guided by cybrarians attuned to the problems inherent in images or videos.’
- ‘Two professional fields exist now, even though they are not yet ratified officially: cybrarians, who deal, to various extents with digital libraries, and librarians, who work in traditional libraries.’
1990s: blend of cyber- and librarian.
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From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.