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GitHub - jaraco/keyring
>>> import keyring
>>> keyring.set_password("system", "username", "password")
>>> keyring.get_password("system", "username")

$ keyring --help
$ keyring set system username
Password for 'username' in 'system':
$ keyring get system username
python  security  libraries  library  packages 
yesterday by catichenor
Me when my nemesis patron comes in 😆 which hopefully won't be tonight bc I'm here til close
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yesterday by KateSherrill
PyTorch - an open-source machine learning library for Python - Wikipedia
PyTorch is an open-source machine learning library for Python, based on Torch,[1][2][3] used for applications such as natural language processing.[4] It is primarily developed by Facebook's artificial-intelligence research group,[5][6][7] and Uber's "Pyro" software for probabilistic programming is built on it.[8]
python  machinelearning  opensource  libraries 
yesterday by Chirael
Syracuse University Libraries
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good_examples  accessibility  libraries 
yesterday by robincamille
Review: House of Wisdom and its unpalatable foreigners - by Cüneyt Çakırlar – Framer Framed
As the curatorial organisation of the show demands that its audience/readers study the House of Wisdom as a library, the exchange becomes relational and even intimate. While it effectively tackles the geopolitical intricacies of censorship and knowledge production, the show’s formal flexibility and curatorial openness to site-specific interventions turns it into an experiment on the cross-cultural mobility of arts: a speculation that can ‘stick’ wherever it travels to. If there is no labour of immersion, you end up with a detached glimpse of unpalatable foreigners in this library. In other words, House of Wisdom is an experiment that requires the art enthusiast’s labour of intimacy, and refuses to make its presentation easily palatable through a simplistic humanitarian investment in ‘Turkish’, ‘Muslim’, ‘freedom of speech’, ‘censorship’, ‘oppression’, and so on. ...

Most of the 44 artworks on display in the House of Wisdom exhibition are presented in the form of artistic books, which creates the sense of an actual library. However, the show in its entirety also accommodates creative abstractions of library-as-concept that play with the materiality of books/libraries as reservoirs of politics, loss and memory. I would like to provide a few examples here:

Responding to the bombing of Baghdad’s literary centre, Al-Mutanabbi Street, Mona Kriegler’s Pain and Memory (2012-13) presents a black box of images where the city and its residents’ bodies are treated as wounded embodiments. Kriegler locates these wounds and sews them with a golden thread. Similarly, Didem Erk’s Black Thread (2015) presents a selection of books that were once burnt or censored. Erk sews every page of these books word by word, sentence by sentence. For both Kriegler and Erk, the performative act of sewing not only locates and recognises violence, but also suggests that reparation comes from this recognition. Similarly, Istanbul Queer Art Collective’s Just in Bookcase (2017) is a piece that mourns the personal libraries the collective left behind when emigrating from Turkey. What is left of their library is a suitcase full of postcards, each of which presents a book left behind in Turkey. Presenting personal memories of war through ink drawings, Walid Siti’s Dark Interludes (2017) and Ali Yass’s Destination II (2017) are ‘unshelved’ open books with their pages on display, which work as sculptural installations in the show. These are just a few examples of the ways in which the artists of House of Wisdom play with, expand, abstract, dissect and complicate the materiality of books and the conceptual depth of library-as-space.
library_art  libraries 
yesterday by shannon_mattern
RE-98-17-0032-17 | Institute of Museum and Library Services
Syracuse University School of Information Studies and the University of Washington Information School will hold a National Forum on design thinking and methods in master's level library education. The Forum will address: identifying gaps in existing MLIS curricula; exploring approaches for incorporating design thinking in master's level library education, and offering actionable recommendations for this incorporation.
Libraries  Design_Thinking 
yesterday by generoche49
Call for Participants · Visualizing the Future Symposia
Favorite tweet:

this looks excellent from the IMLS @CILIPinfo @libsconnected @LibTaskforce

— Libraries Hacked (@librarieshacked) December 8, 2018
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yesterday by Librarysue
A collection of WebGL frameworks and libraries
A collection of WebGL frameworks and libraries. GitHub Gist: instantly share code, notes, and snippets.
webgl  javascript  list  frameworks  libraries  3d  2d 
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