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The Venus Fly Trap: The Lure and Pitfalls of Digitizing Moving Image Collections
(Society of American Archivists, 2014-06-01)
The potential for tapping into the popularity of web video content has increased repository interest in digitizing film collections. The lure of instant access to digital content can attract the attention of donors and ...
Developmental Origins of Pregnancy Loss in the Adult Female Common Marmoset Monkey (Callithrix jacchus)
(PLOS ONE, 2014-05-28)
Background The impact of the intrauterine environment on the developmental programming of adult female reproductive success is still poorly understood and potentially underestimated. Litter size variation in a nonhuman ...
Discovering Usability: Comparing Two Discovery Systems at One Academic Library
(Taylor and Francis, 2014-07-16)
In the spring of 2013, the University Library at the University of Illinois at Chicago was in the unique position of having access to two discovery systems, Summon and WorldCat Local, at the same time. When tasked with ...
A documentation case study: the Desegregation of Virginia Education (DOVE) project
(Society of American Archivists, 2014-05-01)
Fifty years ago, the state of Virginia, in the southeastern US, embarked on a strategy called "Massive Resistance" to prevent "racial mixing" in public schools. Massive Resistance legislation resulted in over 14,000 students ...
Haikus and Landays in Science
FC Bayern Munich: Too Jewish for the Nazis
Konrad Heitkamp was taken aback by the extraordinary ordinariness present in the lobby of the Zurich hotel. In November of 1943, life in Zurich seemed unperturbed by the fact that the countries surrounding Switzerland were ...
Moral Time: Does Our Internal Clock Influence Moral Judgments?
(www.3Quarksdaily.com. http://www.3quarksdaily.com/3quarksdaily/2014/10/moral-time-does-our-internal-clock-influence-moral-judgments.html, 2014-10-13)
Does morality depend on the time of the day? The study The Morning Morality Effect: The Influence of Time of Day on Unethical Behavior (1) published in October of 2013 by Maryam Kouchaki and Isaac Smith suggested that ...
Is Internet-Centrism a Religion?
The Psychology of Procrastination: How We Create Categories of the Future
Paying bills, filling out forms, completing class assignments, or submitting grant proposals – we all have the tendency to procrastinate. We may engage in trivial activities such as watching TV shows, playing video games, ...
Sharing Our Sorrow Via Facebook
Geteiltes Leid ist halbes Leid (“Shared sorrow is half the sorrow”) is a popular German proverb that refers to the importance of sharing bad news and troubling experiences with others. The process of sharing takes on many ...