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Migrating to Drupal: Open Source Library Intranets
This workshop was presented at Internet Librarian in Monterey, CA, on October 23, 2010.
Improving the Drupal User Experience
Drupal is a powerful, but complex, Web Content Management System, being adopted by many libraries. Installing Drupal typically involves adding additional modules for flexibility and increased functionality. Although ...
(Reference & User Services Association, 2010)
The article reviews the book "Searching 2.0," by Michael P. Sauers.
Intranet 2.0 from a Project Management Perspective
(Taylor & Francis, 2010)
Library intranets require flexibility and efficiency and enhance the internal communication and collaborative nature of creating and organizing the institution's information. At the University of Houston Libraries, the ...
Efficacy of web-based personalized normative feedback: A two-year randomized controlled trial
(Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 2010-12)
Objective: Web-based brief alcohol interventions have the potential to reach a large number of individuals at low cost; however, few controlled evaluations have been conducted to date. The present study was designed to ...
High capacity, transient retention of direction-of-motion information for multiple objects
(Journal of Vision, 2010-06)
The multiple-object tracking paradigm (MOT) has been used extensively for studying dynamic visual attention, but the basic mechanisms which subserve this capability are as yet unknown. Among the unresolved issues surrounding ...
Onset and progression of with-the-rule astigmatism in children with infantile nystagmus syndrome
(Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 2010-01)
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine the onset and progression of with-the-rule (WTR) astigmatism during the first 8 years of life in children with idiopathic infantile nystagmus syndrome (INS) or INS associated ...
The effects of strategic counting instruction, with and without deliberate practice, on number combination skill among students with mathematics difficulties
(Learning and Individual Differences, 2010-04)
The primary purpose of this study was to assess the effects of strategic counting instruction, with and without deliberate practice with those counting strategies, on number combination (NC) skill among students with ...
Suicide and unintentional poisoning mortality trends in the United States, 1987-2006: Two unrelated phenomena?
(BMC Psychiatry, 2010-06)
Background: Two counter trends in injury mortality have been separately reported in the US in recent times - a declining suicide rate and a rapidly rising unintentional poisoning mortality rate. Poisoning suicides are ...
Race/Ethnicity and potential suicide misclassification: Window on a minority suicide paradox?
(BMC Psychiatry, 2010-05)
Background: Suicide officially kills approximately 30,000 annually in the United States. Analysis of this leading public health problem is complicated by undercounting. Despite persisting socioeconomic and health disparities, ...