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  • Conflicting Principles in Social Work Doctoral Programs: The Effects of Unspoken Power Dynamics 

    Gearing, Robin E. (2003)
    Doctoral students are guided by two distinct sets of principles - those of their profession and academe - that may conflict. The social work profession is built upon the collaborative principles of equity, diversity, social ...
  • Moving On Toward A Greater Digital Destination: An Update from the DAMS Task Force 

    Scott, Bethany; Thompson, Santi; Washington, Anne; Watkins, Sean; Weidner, Andrew; Wu, Annie (2018-07-17)
    This presentation was given by members of the Digital Asset Management System (DAMS) Implementation Task Force in an Open Forum for the UH Libraries. The presentation covers recent developments in the Bayou City DAMS ...
  • Bayou City DAMS: Implementation Phase One, Outside the Box 

    Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Scott, Bethany; Krewer, Drew; Washington, Anne; Richardson, Matthew; Wu, Annie; Thompson, Santi (2016-12-08)
    This presentation was given by members of the Bayou City DAMS implementation team in an Open Forum to the UH Libraries. The presentation provides an overview of the open source software tools developed and adopted by the ...
  • Digital Collections Survey Report for Bridge2Hyku: IMLS Funded Project 

    Crocken, Todd; Thompson, Santi; Washington, Anne; Wu, Annie; Weidner, Andrew (2018-07-05)
    This report shares the results and analysis of the digital collections survey of the Bridge2Hyku project. The Bridge2Hyku project plans to create a migration toolkit and the survey's results, which lay out the current ...
  • Hyku at UH and TDL: Beta Hyku and Hyku Direct 

    Weidner, Andrew; Steans, Ryan (2017-08-24)
    This is a presentation delivered at the August 2017 South Central States Fedora Users Group meeting held at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. The talk provides updates on the Hyku testing work underway at the ...
  • Student Success and Diversity and Inclusion: OER@UH 

    German, Lisa (2017)
    This article describes the early efforts of an open educational resources working group at the University of Houston and reflects on the relationship between expanding access to course materials and student success.
  • Bridge2Hyku: Building a Migration Toolkit: Progress Report at Samvera Virtual Connect 2018 

    Crocken, Todd (2018-07-12)
    Bridge2Hyku is an IMLS-funded grant project that is building a migration toolkit to assist institutions interested in migrating their digital content to Hyku. The toolkit contains general guidance for migration planning, ...
  • Embedded Metadata Patterns Across Web Sharing Environments 

    Thompson, Santi; Reilly, Michele (2018-01)
    This research project tried to determine how or if embedded metadata followed the digital object as it was shared on social media platforms by: using EXIFTool, a variety of social media platforms and user profiles, the ...
  • Bayou City DAMS: Post-Harvey & Pre-Hyrax 

    Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Washington, Anne; Elizondo, Marcus; Scott, Bethany; Crocken, Todd (2018-05-15)
    This is a lightning talk delivered at the May 2018 South Central States Fedora Users Group meeting held at the J.J. Pickle Research Campus in Austin, Texas. The talk provides updates on the Bayou City Digital Asset Management ...
  • You Are Not Alone: Statistics from Bridge2Hyku’s digital collections environment data collection survey 

    Crocken, Todd; Washington, Anne; Watkins, Sean; Weidner, Andrew (2018-05-16)
    As part of the deliverables for phase one of the Bridge2Hyku [B2H] project, funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (LG-70-17-0217-17), the project team at the University of Houston surveyed grant partner ...
  • Lessons from Bridge2Hyku Phase One 

    Crocken, Todd; Washington, Anne; Watkins, Sean; Weidner, Andrew (2018-05-16)
    As part of Phase One of the Bridge2Hyku project, the project team at University of Houston will be creating reports on the digital collection environments at various institutions and on the requirements and limitations of ...
  • Creating Efficient and Sustainable Workflows for Scholarly Works into a DSpace Repository 

    Davis-Van Atta, Taylor; Ramirez, Ada L.; Dulek, Diana; Washington, Anne (2018)
    In fall 2017, a team at UH Libraries piloted an expanded set of repository services, including mediated submission of faculty and student works and faculty self-submissions. The Metadata and Digitization Services department ...
  • Outside The Box: Building a Digital Asset Management Ecosystem for Preservation and Access 

    Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Scott, Bethany; Krewer, Drew; Washington, Anne; Richardson, Matthew (2017-04-20)
    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, ...
  • Digital Preservation in the Bayou City DAMS 

    Weidner, Andrew (2018-04-27)
    This is a lightning talk presented at the 4th Annual Digital Preservation Symposium held at the University of Texas Perry-Castaneda Library in Austin, Texas. The talk outlines the digital asset management system ecosystem ...
  • Prevalence and Correlates of Bullying Involvement among Adolescents with an Autism Spectrum Disorder 

    Sterzing, Paul R.; Shattuck, Paul T.; Narendorf, Sarah Carter; Wagner, Mary; Cooper, Benjamin P. (Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, 09/03/12)
    Objectives: Produce nationally representative estimates for rates of bullying involvement among adolescents with an autism spectrum disorder, compare population estimates to adolescents with other developmental disabilities, ...
  • Postsecondary Employment Experiences among Young Adults with an Autism Spectrum Disorder 

    Roux, Anne M.; Shattuck, Paul T.; Cooper, Benjamin P.; Anderson, Kristy A.; Wagner, Mary; Narendorf, Sarah Carter (Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 07/31/13)
    Objective: We examined postsecondary employment experiences of young adults with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and compared these outcomes with those of young adults with different disabilities. Method: Data were from ...
  • Mental Health Service Use among Adolescents with an Autism Spectrum Disorder 

    Narendorf, Sarah Carter; Shattuck, Paul T.; Sterzing, Paul R. (Psychiatric Services, 2011-08)
    Objective: This study examined prevalence and correlates of mental health service use among adolescents with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Methods: Data from the National Longitudinal Transition Study-2 (NLTS2) was ...
  • Perspectives on Psychotropic Medication Treatment Among Young Adults Formerly Served in Public Systems of Care: A Thematic and Narrative Analysis 

    Narendorf, Sarah Carter; Munson, Michelle R.; Floersch, Jerry (Journal of the Society for Social Work Research, 01/26/15)
    This study examines the perspectives of psychotropic medications held by young adults with mood disorder diagnoses. This article presents an analysis of qualitative interviews with 52 young adults who had been involved ...
  • Development and Piloting of a Treatment Foster Care Program for Older Youth with Psychiatric Problems 

    McMillen, J. Curtis; Narendorf, Sarah Carter; Robinson, Debra R.; Havlicek, Judy; Fedoravicius, Nicole; Bertram, Julie E.; McNelly, David (Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, 06/26/15)
    Background: Older youth in out-of-home care often live in restrictive settings and face psychiatric issues without sufficient family support. This paper reports on the development and piloting of a manualized treatment ...
  • Then You Fall Off: Transitions to Homelessness and Unstable Housing in Youth 

    Santa Maria, Diane M.; Narendorf, Sarah Carter; Bezette-Flores, Noel; Ha, Yoonsook (Journal of Family Strengths, 2015)
    Introduction: This study aims to broaden our understanding of the experience of homelessness and unstable housing in youth. While quantitative research highlights risk factors associated with experiencing homelessness as ...

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