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NAIP 2004 aerial Photographs
NIPC Land Use files 2001
Time and technology: a decade-long look at humanists' use of electronic information technology
(Association of College and Research Libraries, 2000-09)
A ten-year study of a group of humanists reveals that temporal factors had a significant impact on their adoption of electronic information technology. This article identifies and describes four types of time that influence ...
A brief history of reference assessment: no easy solutions
The author discusses the different methods of reference assessment that have been tried in libraries over the years to help improve service, justify the existence of the service itself, train new staff, and counter declining ...
New partnerships for new learning
(Haworth Press, Inc., 2001)
This paper describes a model program at DePaul University of partnering the Library with an academic department, specifically the School for New Learning. This department was established solely to serve the non-traditional ...
Mapping of medical acronyms and initialisms to Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) across selected systems
(Medical Library Association, 2006-10)
INTRODUCTION: Given the common use of acronyms and initialisms in the health sciences, searchers may be entering these abbreviated terms rather than full phrases when searching online systems. The purpose of this study is ...
The social sciences: who won the '90s in scholarly book publishing
(Association of College and Research Libraries, 2004-11)
The study of prizes awarded to books in the 1990s by leading social sciences scholarly associations helps us understand the disciplines, publishing, and libraries during that decade. This article examines data on prizewinners ...
Publication patterns of U.S. academic librarians from 1998 to 2002
(Association of College and Research Libraries, 2006-05)
This study examines the contributions of U.S. academic librarians to the peer-reviewed literature of library and information science (LIS). Compared to the authors’ study of 32 journals for 1993-1997, the present study ...
Measurement of use of electronic resources: advances in use statistics and innovations in resource functionality
(Association of College and Research Libraries, 2007-01)
The ICOLC guidelines and Project COUNTER codes of practice have advanced the measurement of use of electronic resources. At the same time, innovations in functionality within and among electronic resources are changing ...
Humanities Literatures and Their Users
(Taylor and Francis, 2009-12-09)
This entry discusses definition of the humanities, reviews briefly the history of study of uses of information in the humanities, presents the characteristics of different types of literature used in humanistic scholarship ...