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In the Stacks of Barbara Godard or Do Not Confuse the Complexity of This Moment with Chaos
(Wilfred Laurier University Press, 2013)
RDA: Coming to a Library Near You
RDA (Resources Description and Access) is a new way to support resource discovery focusing on user tasks in the digital age. RDA, the new cataloguing guidelines have been developed, tested and are set to be implemented in ...
Modeling Scholarly Communication as an Information System
Many studies purport to describe the costs and benefits of different models of scholarly communication. However, in order to evaluate these claims, a consistent framework describing the social environment in which these ...
The revolution will be preserved
We live in a reality where official records are born and disseminated via the Internet. Many institutions have a strategy in place for transferring official university records that are print or tactile to university archives, ...
OCUL Digital Curation Summit: Digital Curation Life-cycle & Blue Ribbon Task Force on Sustainable Digital Preservation & Access
Presentation slides for Digital Curation Life-cycle and Blue Ribbon Task Force on Sustainable Digital Preservation & Access, and corresponding worksheets + scenarios.
Amino acid-induced impairment of insulin sensitivity in healthy and obese rats is reversible
(Physiological Reports, 2014-07-04)
High-protein diets (HPDs) promote weight loss but other studies implicate these diets and their constituent amino acids (AAs) in insulin resistance. We hypothesized that AA-induced insulin resistance is a temporal and ...
Altered anterior visual system development following early monocular enucleation
(Elsevier Inc., 01/11/2013)
Purpose Retinoblastoma is a rare eye cancer that generally occurs before 5 years of age and often results in enucleation (surgical removal) of the cancerous eye. In the present study, we sought to determine the consequences ...
CURATEcamp iPres 2012
Mark Jordan, Courtney Mumma, Nick Ruest and the participants of CURATEcamp iPres 2012 report on this unconference for digital curation practitioners and researchers, held on 2 October 2012 in Toronto.
“Liberty of the Compiler”: Catalogue Raisonné as Metaphor for Collaborative Design
(University of Chicago Press, 2011)
The IAINBAXTER&raisonnE creatively repurposes the conventions of print catalogues raisonnés to support the development of an experimental scholarly communications platform and collaborative e-research zone. The IB&raisonnE ...