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  • Planting Cedar: Local Authority Control in a Linked Data Ecosystem 

    Weidner, Andrew (2018-11-07)
    This is a presentation that was delivered to the Midwest Collaborative for Library Services Linked Data Users Group on November 7, 2018. The presentation provides an introduction to the University of Houston (UH) Libraries’ ...
  • A Statistical Approach to Visual Masking and Spatial Attention 

    Agaoglu, Sevda; 0000-0003-1178-347X (2015-12-09)
    A stimulus (mask) reduces the visibility of another stimulus (target) when they are presented in close spatio-temporal vicinity of each other, a phenomenon called visual masking. Visual masking has been extensively studied ...
  • The Power of Musical Play 

    Kastner, Julie Derges (2018-10-24)
    When thinking about “playing” music, many often think about listening to their favorite band or performing on an instrument. However, the term can also refer to playing with music, taking a hands-on approach to create ...
  • Early Mobility in ICU Patients Improves Outcomes 

    Lee, Rachaeya; Marediya, Shareen; Long, Sydney (2018)
    Lack of mobility for ICU patients is associated with myriad negative patient outcomes that are positively impacted by early mobility interventions.
  • Let it ROAR: Expanding University of Houston’s Open Access Services 

    Wu, Annie; Thompson, Santi; Davis-Van Atta, Taylor; Washington, Anne; Scott, Bethany; Liu, Xiping (2018-10-17)
    As part of the University of Houston (UH) Libraries’ 2017-2021 Strategic Plan, a cross-departmental implementation team was formed to expand our open access research repository services beyond electronic theses and ...

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