Browse Faculty and Staff Research and Scholarship - Library and Information Science by Title

  • Wolske, Martin (2012-11-07)
    Just as people with hammers tend to see all problems as nails, teaching computer skills can undermine human interactions. A 2007 UNESCO report discusses the ethical implications of emerging technologies. When education ...

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  • Harris, Genell; Bruce, Bertram C. (1998-03)
    Qualitative analysis of one teacher's adoption of FrEdMail.

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  • Brown, Carol; Gasser, Les; O'Leary, Dan; Sangster, Allan (IEEE, 1995-08)
    Agent-based systems simplify user access to the many global virtual enterprises now arriving on the World Wide Web. After discussing the role supply and demand agents play in these developments, this article summarizes ...

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  • McDonough, Jerome P. (ACM, 2009-06)
    The Open Archives Initiative – Object Reuse and Exchange (OAI-ORE) specifications provide a flexible set of mechanisms for transferring complex data objects between different systems. In order to serve as an exchange ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (Macmillan Reference, 2002)
    What exactly is an alphabet? How did the first ones arise? What was it like to communicate prior to the invention of the alphabet? What are the differences between alphabets and other writing systems? How does the use of ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (University of Lethbridge, Canada, 1995)
    Commentary on "Anticipating applications for digital video communications: Two scenarios for Australia". Discusses the need for human agency in setting the future of new technologies.

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  • Nam, Chaebong; Ritzo, Christopher J.; Bruce, Bertram C. (2009-05)
    In the Youth Community Informatics project, young people from disadvantaged communities use audio and video recording and editing tools, GPS/GIS, presentation software, graphics, and other digital technologies as the means ...

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  • La Barre, Kathryn A. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2004)
    Research during the 1950s in library and information science refl ected the intense intellectual foment and fervor of the time. As a master’s student of library science at Western Reserve University (WRU) in 1952, Phyllis ...

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  • Wheeler, Bruce C.; Magin, Richard; Osborne, Margery; Bruce, Bertram C. (American Society for Engineering Education, 1996-06)
    Two small enrollment engineering courses have been taught using the methodology of the Asynchronous Learning Environment, in which computer networking and conferencing capabilities are used to make student-instructor and ...

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  • Heidorn, P. Bryan (Published by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative and Universitätsverlag Göttingen 2008, 2008-09-24)
    This paper describes the information properties of museum specimen labels and machine learning tools to automatically extract Darwin Core (DwC) and other metadata from these labels processed through Optical Character ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C.; Estabrook, Leigh S. (2002-08)
    This report summarizes the results of our study of the plans to create a Library/Learning Center (L/LC) at Baton Rouge Community College.

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (de Gruyter, 1983)
    Understanding natural language demands the use of many types of knowledge. For example, one must know definitions of words, rules of syntax, and knowledge about the world. Some of the world knowledge has an emphasis on ...

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  • Estabrook, Leigh S. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997)

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (Institute of International Education, 2005-10)
    In the second half of October, 2005, I was fortunate to travel to Sweden because of a Fulbright Senior Specialists award. I spent one week at Umeå University and a second at the University at Göteborg.

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  • Bishop, Ann Peterson; Bruce, Bertram C.; Jeong, Sunny (American Library Association, 2009-03)
    In this chapter we examine the educational principles and practices of service learning and suggest extending it via the conceptual framework of community inquiry. This framework allows us to focus on the community as a ...

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  • Rayward, W. Boyd (Elsevier for the International Federation of Documentation, 1990)
    A bibliography of the writing of Paul Otlet from 1882- 1944 with a selected list of writings about Otlet and about the International Federation of Documentation and the Union of International Associations.

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  • Heidorn, P. Bryan; Palmer, Carole L.; Wright, Daniel T. (BioMed Central, 2007-02-12)
    Data management and integration are complicated and ongoing problems that will require commitment of resources and expertise from the various biological science communities. Primary components of successful cross-scale ...

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  • Unsworth, John (New York: Columbia UP, 1991)
    The literary marketplace has always had three essential elements: authorship, publishing and audience. Each of these has been shaped by market forces from the very beginning, and each in its own way has mirrored the ...

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  • Bruce, Bertram C. (2014-10-13)
    What is the real purpose of education? Is it all about preparation for college and career or is it helping to develop critical thinkers who can shape a just and equitable society in order to lead good and purpose-filled ...

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  • Ritzo, Christopher J.; Nam, Chaebong; Bruce, Bertram C. (2009)
    Informed by Progressive education reforms of the 19th and 20th century, progressive movements in librarianship, the social responsibility movement within ALA, and recent collaborations of ALA’s youth-focused divisions, ...

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