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By the Bootstraps: Building an Engineering Collection from the Ground Up
York University is a large urban university in Toronto, Canada. While mostly known as an institution with a strong focus on the arts, humanities and social sciences, York has a set of small but active science programs. ...
The Evolution of Joss Whedon’s Vampire Mythology and the Ontology of the Soul
(Middle Tennessee State University, 2005-09)
Black Studies Center
(Charleston Company, 2006-10)
Critical review of Black Studies Center (BSC), an electronic collection of primary and secondary sources pertaining to Black Studies (African-American, Africa, and the African diaspora).
York University's Web 2.0 Workshops for Library Staff
(Ontario Library Association Super Conference 2009, 2009-01-29)
York University's Web 2.0 Workshop was designed as a way for University staff to learn about the new and innovative technologies available to web users. The sessions focused on a specific Web 2.0 application (e.g. Library ...
Searching for Corporate Names in Amicus
An online tutorial on how to search for corporate name authorities using Amicus.
What We Talk About When We Talk About FRBR
When vendors talk about FRBRization they usually mean grouping manifestations into works. When we talk about FRBR, we mean something far richer and rewarding. What FRBRization algorithms are available and in use now, how ...
E-books in the Sciences: Gauging Faculty and Graduate Students Needs: SLA 2009 Paper
Canadian Universities are diverting an increasing amount of their budget to acquire e-books. E-books in pure and applied sciences are available from different content providers and publishers. The academic community at ...
Keeping Up With RSS: OLA 2009
Presented at OLA Super Conference in Jan 2009. RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feeds can be used by researchers to keep up with the latest developments in a particular field. They can be used as a tool to gather information ...
At Their Fingertips: Customized Library Resources in Course Management Systems and Student Portals
Portals and Course Management Systems such as Moodle bring together resources students need. Why not also include library resources to increase library-student communication? York University librarians have capitalized ...
RSS Feeds in STM Databases: SLA Biofeedback 2009
(SLA Life Sciences Division, 2009-05)
Role of RSS (Real Simple Syndication) to highlight York University faculty publications using Scopus, Pubmed & Web of Science is discussed in this article.