Author Archives: robinna

survey on digitization and ETDs

Hello Colleagues, Has your U.S. university or college begun to plan or implement the retrospective digitization of older (non-ETD) theses or dissertations? If so, you are enthusiastically invited to assist in a research study on the WHY of retrospective digitization. A brief survey on the reasons, perceived benefits and unexpected challenges of retrospective digitization is now underway. It is expected that at least the preliminary ...

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Wikispaces free for higher ed

Wikispaces for Higher Education – FREE! We are giving away all of the features of our Plus wikis (normally $50/year).No fine print, no usage limits, no advertising, no catches. * Post, Publish, and Share with Ease Unlimited pages let you and your students share text, images, files, and more. * Set Privacy You can decide who has access to your wiki’s content. * Create Student ...

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Ebooks, e-lending, overdrive, & Harpercollins

Info about the controversial decision by HarperCollins to limit Overdrive e-books to 25 checkouts. Essentially this turns overdrive into a rental service.——————————–Library journal article NYT post HC’s response to librarians here:(shortened to:) ..and the ebook users bill of rights:

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Professional CV (a Jquery experiment)

So, when I did my dossier for promotion (I go through a rank and promotion process which is somewhat similar to tenure but *not* tenure) , I did it in Jquery. I wanted something that represented my skills as well as meet the format of the dossier.You can see it live embedded below or go to <br><p>Your browser does not support iframes.</p><br>

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Managing API Security in SaaS and Cloud (webinar)

Managing API Security in SaaS and Cloud February 23, 2011 9:00AM PST | 12:00PM EST | 5:00PM GMT Presented by Layer 7 Technologies and the Cloud Security Alliance Overview:Opening SaaS applications and cloud services to outside developers is becoming critical to achieve cloud-enterprise integrations, information sharing across affiliate Web sites and enabling mobile / tablet access to data. Controlling how API’s get securely exposed to ...

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