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Large, But Adaptable? A Successful Population Policy and Its Long Term Effects
A restrictive population policy led to almost doubling the number of newborns from one year to another in Romania in the 1960s. Twenty years later, this large generation (of women) enters a marriage market with few eligible ...
The importance of understanding the shape of diverse ethnic female consumers for developing jeans sizing systems
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2007)
This study has been conducted to investigate the fit issues related to the current apparel pants and jeans sizing system for diverse consumers, identifying body shape differences among ethnic groups. A total of 1335 women ...
Practical Application of Emerging Technologies in Libraries: Keeping Pace and Discerning Relevance
This limited presentation briefly addresses desktop and mobile computing; multimedia and communication technologies; web 2.0 tools and services such as RSS, podcasting, wikis, blogs, social networking, etc.; and the emerging ...
Book Review; Beyond and Before: The Formative Years of Yes
(Taylor and Francis, 2008-02)
From books to bytes: accelerating digitization at TTU Libraries with Kirtas BookScan APT 2400
In 2006, the Texas Tech University Libraries purchased a high speed book scanner capable of scanning over 2000 pages per hour from Kirtas Technologies Inc. Funded in part with a $130,000 grant from the Lubbock-based Helen ...
3D Animation in the Academic Library: A New Frontier
(Educause Conference Proceedings, 2008-02-20)
The Texas Tech Library recently opened a robust, interdisciplinary 3D Animation Lab. If offers a highly innovative blend of emerging tools and resources that enable radically new endeavors in teaching, learning, research, ...
Enhanced luminescence from AlxGa._xN/AlyGa ._yN quantum wells grown by gas source molecular beam epitaxy with ammonia
We report the structural and optical properties of AlxGaJ.xN/AlyGal_yN quantum wells (QWs) structures grown by gas source molecular beam epitaxy with ammonia on sapphire (0001) substrates. QWs structures consist of five ...
The digital assembly line: Running an effective and efficient digital lab
Over the past year and a half, the Texas Tech University Libraries Digital Lab has experienced a huge learning curve. When the digital lab was first developing, the focus was on learning the equipment, the digitization ...
Book Review of "State Songs of the United States: An Annotated Anthology"
(Taylor and Francis, 2000-06)
Reviews the book 'State Songs of the United States: An Annotated Anthology,' by William E. Studwell and Bruce Schueneman.
Forget what you think you know. Rediscover the Library.
The University Libraries at Texas Tech initiated a coordinated marketing effort to showcase resources and services. Focusing each week during the campaign on a specific entity, the campaign combines print and electronic ...