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Where do we go from here? Climate change as a human affair
(SAGE Publications, 2013-08-27)
Although climate change has slowly emerged in academic, media and political debates as an important social issue, it might be too slow for something to change significantly before it is too late. As such, it is probably a ...
Analysis of Fracturing Pressure Data in Heterogeneous Shale Formations
(hydraulic Fracturing Journal, 2014-04)
Existing techniques for the interpretation of real-time fracturing data assumes that fracture propagation is a continuous power function of time, and that fractures propagate smoothly over time. This assumption implies ...
Report on SMS Reference Grant for the Libraries' Faculty Research Committee
The money received from the Faculty Research Committee Grant was used to purchase a subscription to Mosio’s Text a Librarian service. Beginning in May 2011, we evaluated the Text a Librarian (TaL) service for a period of ...
A completed ETD paradigm: The workflow from submission to preservation at Texas Tech University
This paper discusses a complete ETD paradigm that has been developed at Texas Tech University over the past nine years, which includes the submission, publication, and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations. ...
CONTENTdm to DSpace- Why?
(Texas Conference on Digital Libraries, 2013-03-26)
This poster outlines TTU’s decision to move all our digital library content from CONTENTdm to DSpace. The poster will include statistics and results from some of our tests that showed that for us CONTENTdm was not serving ...
Beyond Efficacy: The Exemplar Librarian as a New Approach to Reference Evaluation
Offers a new approach to evaluating reference librarians, as well as a new standard of evaluation based on a study of exemplary reference librarians that was conducted via electronic networks. Characteristics of exemplary ...
Service learning collaboration: A formula for reciprocity
(Alliance for Strong Families and Communities, 2010)
Service learning offers opportunities for both educational institutions and the community. To demonstrate the pos-sibilities this pedagogy can offer, this article discusses a service learning experience partnering students ...
A survey of notable recent reference books in psychology
Transnationality as a fluid social identity
(Taylor & Francis, 2010-03-22)
How does the concept of transnationalism fit within the framework of social identity? What is the relationship between ‘diaspora’ and ‘transnationalism’? Do transnational migrants define themselves as such, or are they ...
Archives And Automation: Issues and Trends
This paper focuses on the archives and automation and reviews literature on various topics concerning archives and automation. Topics include: resistance to technology and the need to educate about automation the change ...