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    • Backwards in Heels: Partnering for Learner-centered Pedagogy in Online Modules 

      Lierman, Ashley (EDUCAUSE, 2015-10-28)
      This poster describes the process by which librarians at the University of Houston collaborated with one another and with teaching faculty in the English department to develop and pilot a learner-centered online learning ...
    • Basic Querying with SPARQL 

      Weidner, Andrew (2015-04-23)
      The SPARQL Protocol and RDF Query Language is an essential linked data technology used to create, maintain, and retrieve RDF information. This session will provide an introduction to basic SPARQL query syntax including ...
    • Batch It: A Quicker Way to Bring ETDs into the Bibliographic Utility 

      Wu, Annie; Thompson, Santi (2013-02-28)
      As the University of Houston moves toward an all-electronic thesis and dissertation submission process, the ability to provide efficient description and access to the increased volume of ETDs is more important than ever. ...
    • Bayou City DAMS: Outside the Box 

      Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Scott, Bethany; Washington, Anne; Wu, Annie; Thompson, Santi; Richardson, Matthew (2017-01-11)
      The University of Houston (UH) Libraries made an institutional commitment in late 2015 to migrate the data for its digitized cultural heritage collections to open source systems for preservation and access: Hydra-in-a-Box, ...
    • BeagleBone in Space 

      Chapa, Miguel; Hajdek, Dalibor; Primm, Corey; Treviño, Irvin (2017)
      The objective of the 'BeagleBone in Space' project is to create a data acquisition device using a BeagleBone Black microcomputer that allows for the transmission of data from the EXPRESS Racks located on the ISS to Earth ...
    • Benefit finding as a moderator of the relationship between spirituality/religiosity and drinking 

      Foster, Dawn W.; Quist, Michelle C.; Young, Chelsie M.; Bryan, Jennifer L.; Nguyen, Mai-Ly; Neighbors, Clayton (Addictive Behaviors, 2013-11)
      This study evaluated benefit finding as a moderator of the relationship between spiritual and religious attitudes and drinking. Previous research indicates that undergraduates who drink heavily experience negative ...
    • Berlin Germany: The Disaster of WWII 

      Zepeda, Michael (2017)
    • Bioimaging of Flow Dynamics in BTB 

      Raghunandan, Santhanakrishnan; Alba, Kamran; Sivakumar, Ganapathy (2017)
      Gloriosa superba is a well-known source of the bioactive colchicine. It is one of the primary sources of treatment for gout and under drug development for cancer as well as cardiovascular diseases. The balloon type bubble ...
    • Bioorthogonal Transfer Hydrogenation Mediated by Small Molecule Catalyst 

      Bose, Sohini; Do, Loi H. (2017)
      Background. Increasing threat of drug resistant diseases. Need of new therapeutic solutions. Most of the drugs available are either organic molecules or biologics. Inorganic metal complexes can undergo ligand exchange ...
    • Blood is thicker than booze: Examining the role of familism and gender in alcohol use and related consequences among Hispanic college students 

      DiBello, Angelo M.; Gonzales, Rubi G.; Young, Chelsie M.; Rodriguez, Lindsey M.; Neighbors, Clayton (Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, 2016)
      The present study evaluated cultural, ethnic, and gender differences in drinking and alcohol-related problems among Hispanic students. Familism protects against negative outcomes in Hispanic populations, thus we expected ...
    • Borderlands Archives Cartography 

      Álvarez, Maira E.; Fernández, Sylvia A. (2017)
      BAC emerges from the constant aggressive political rhetoric that displays the geographic and ideological border between the United States and Mexico as a threat. The objective is to uncover newspapers published on the ...
    • Bottlenecks of Motion Processing during a Visual Glance: The Leaky Flask Model 

      Öğmen, Haluk; Ekiz, Onur; Huynh, Duong; Bedell, Harold E.; Tripathy, Srimant P. (PLoS ONE, 2013-12-31)
      Where do the bottlenecks for information and attention lie when our visual system processes incoming stimuli? The human visual system encodes the incoming stimulus and transfers its contents into three major memory systems ...
    • Brain mechanisms for reading and language processing in spina bifida meningomyelocele: A combined magnetic source- and structural magnetic resonance imaging study 

      Simos, Panagiotis G.; Papanicolaou, Andrew C.; Martinez Castillo, Eduardo; Juranek, Jenifer; Cirino, Paul T.; Rezaie, Roozbeh; Fletcher, Jack M. (Neuropsychology, 2011-09)
      Objective: The development of the ability to process spoken and written language depends upon a network of left hemisphere temporal, parietal, and frontal regions. The present study explored features of brain organization ...
    • Bridge2Hyku: Developing Migration Strategies 

      Wu, Annie; Thompson, Santi (2017-12-11)
      The University of Houston (UH) Libraries, in partnership and consultation with numerous institutions, was awarded an Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) National Leadership/Project Grant to support the creation ...
    • Bridging the Gap Between Print and Digital Environments 

      Vacek, Rachel; Riley, Anita (2010-11-11)
      Emerging technologies like QR Codes and Augmented Reality can help faculty, staff, and librarians extend services, promote resources, and widen access to instructional material to students in exciting and innovative ways. ...
    • Brisbane: The Great Floods 

      Burciaga, Raymond (2017)
    • Building a Better Mousetrap: Developing an Easy, Functional ERM 

      Brett, Kelsey; Castro, Jeannie; Vacek, Rachel (Proceedings of the Charleston Library Conference, 2013-07-12)
      The need for various stakeholders in the library to access licensing information is critical when various departments are working with electronic resources. Managing these electronic resources can be a daunting task for ...
    • Building a Single User Experience 

      Vacek, Rachel; McHale, Nina; Battles, Jason (2011-10-18)
      The modern library web environment consists of multiple content sources and applications that perform essential functions that often overlap and could potentially create a fractured user experience. For example, content ...
    • Building it Small: Accessible Approaches to AV Digitization 

      Vinson, Emily (2017-05-25)
      Institutions large and small face the challenge of preserving and creating access to audio and moving image collection materials. This presentation explores approaches the AV preservation community have taken to building ...
    • Calgary, Canada "The Great Fire of 1886" 

      Wang, Ashley (2017)
      Every city has experienced a major disaster, some cities survived and learned from it, some did not. This project is going to find the biggest disaster from individual’s case city and explore how did resolve the problem ...