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    • Maintaining Legacy Metadata in CONTENTdm: The Metadata Upgrade Project at the University of Houston 

      Weidner, Andrew; Wu, Annie (2015-02-12)
      To ensure robust, reliable, retrievable and sharable metadata, the University of Houston (UH) Libraries initiated a Metadata Upgrade Project in 2013 to systematically audit and refine the quality of the metadata in the ...
    • Managing the Rights to Your Publications 

      Davis-Van Atta, Taylor (2018-02-02)
      Slideshow from a presentation given at the University of Houston Libraries on February 2, 2018, as part of its second annual "Get Ready to Publish!" scholarly publishing event for UH graduate students.
    • Mashing Up and Remixing the Library Website 

      Vacek, Rachel; Coombs, Karen (2008-10-20)
      Libraries today are presented with the challenge creating a unified user experience out of systems which are traditionally highly separate silos. Often this is done by literally copying and inserting data and information ...
    • Measuring Ciliary Muscle Thickness Changes with Accommodation in Young Adults 

      Lossing, Laura Ashley; Sinnott, Loraine T.; Kao, Chiu-Yen; Richdale, Kathryn; Bailey, Melissa D. (Optometry and Vision Science, 2012-05)
      Purpose: To develop a measurement protocol for changes in the shape and size of the ciliary muscle with accommodation using the Zeiss Visante™ Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomographer (AS-OCT) and to determine the ...
    • Measuring Service Effectiveness for Families 

      Cheung, Monit; Boutté-Queen, Needha McNeil (Family Preservation Journal, 2007)
      While most professionals do not dispute the fact that evaluation is necessary to determine whether agencies and practitioners are truly providing services that meet clients’ needs, information regarding consistent measures ...
    • 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 ...
    • Metadata Maintenance Strategies 

      Duran, Albert; Weidner, Andrew (2015-04-14)
      Since 2013 the University of Houston (UH) Libraries Metadata and Digitization Services (MDS) department has been working towards the goal of improving the quality of legacy metadata in the UH Digital Library. This effort, ...
    • Metadata Quality Control for Content Migration: The Metadata Migration Project at the University of Houston [Conference Paper] 

      Weidner, Andrew; Wu, Annie (International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications, 2015-09)
      The decision to migrate digital objects from one digital asset management system to another creates an excellent opportunity to clean and standardize descriptive metadata. The processes involved in moving large amounts of ...
    • Metadata Quality Control for Content Migration: The Metadata Migration Project at the University of Houston [Presentation] 

      Weidner, Andrew; Wu, Annie (International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications, 2015-09)
      The decision to migrate digital objects from one digital asset management system to another creates an excellent opportunity to clean and standardize descriptive metadata. The processes involved in moving large amounts of ...
    • Migrating to Drupal: Open Source Library Intranets 

      Vacek, Rachel; Battles, Jason; McHale, Nina; Baird, Catherine (2010-10-23)
      This workshop was presented at Internet Librarian in Monterey, CA, on October 23, 2010.
    • Migration as motivation: Upgrading legacy finding aids in preparation for ArchivesSpace 

      Richardson, Matthew; Scott, Bethany (2017-07-27)
      The University of Houston Libraries Special Collections is migrating finding aids from Archon to ArchivesSpace. In addition, a cross-departmental team is working to migrate the UHL Digital Library from CONTENTdm to a Hyku ...
    • Mobile Innovations in the UH Libraries 

      Vacek, Rachel; Gola, Christina; Dasler, Robin; Hoya, Billy (2010-02)
      Overview of UH Libraries’ Microgrant Program, highlighting the successes and challenges of two mobile microgrant projects, and sharing how opportunities for collaboration manifested both in and outside the library.
    • Monocular microsaccades are visual-task related 

      Gautier, Josselin; Bedell, Harold E.; Siderov, John; Waugh, Sarah J. (Journal of Vision, 2016-02)
      During visual fixation, we constantly move our eyes. These microscopic eye movements are composed of tremor, drift, and microsaccades. Early studies concluded that microsaccades, like larger saccades, are binocular and ...
    • Motivations for DAMS migration 

      Stein, Ayla; Thompson, Santi (2015-10-27)
      Based on results from "Identifying Motivations for DAMS Migration: A Survey," this presentation discusses themes and features desired in future digital asset management systems (DAMS). It outlines specific topical areas ...
    • Moving Beyond "If We Build It They Will Come": The Invisible User in Digital Library Development 

      Beaudoin, Joan; Matusiak, Krystyna; Reilly, Michele; Thompson, Santi (2014-09-11)
      Digital libraries have been studied for over two decades yet there is limited research on the actual use of digital library objects in information practices. The preponderance of research that has been done has focused on ...
    • Moving on to a Greater Digital Destination: Implementing Digtial Asset Management and Preservation Systems at UH Libraries 

      Wu, Annie; Washington, Anne; Weidner, Andrew; Watkins, Sean; Scott, Bethany; Krewer, Drew; Richardson, Matthew (2016-11-07)
    • 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 ...
    • Navigating the Primo Resource Type Jungle: Connecting Resource Types to RDA and Local Collections 

      Guajardo, Richard; Young, Frederick (2016-05-04)
      At the University of Houston our decision for the use of resources types in our Primo discovery system were influenced by two local projects. Prior to implementing Primo, our library completed an RDA Enhancement project ...
    • Neocortical reorganization in spina bifida 

      Juranek, Jenifer; Fletcher, Jack M.; Hasan, Khader M.; Breier, Joshua I.; Cirino, Paul T.; Pazo-Alvarez, Paula; Diaz, Javier D.; Ewing-Cobbs, Linda; Dennis, Maureen; Papanicolaou, Andrew C. (NeuroImage, 2008-05)
      Normal brain development throughout childhood and adolescence is usually characterized by decreased cortical thickness in the frontal regions as well as region-specific patterns of increased white matter myelination and ...
    • Neurobehavioral outcomes in spina bifida: Processes versus outcomes 

      Fletcher, Jack M.; Ostermaier, Kathryn K.; Cirino, Paul T.; Dennis, Maureen (Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, 2008-01)
      We review neurobehavioral outcomes and interventions for children with spina bifida. Focusing on children with spina bifida myelomeningocele, we contrast historical views of outcomes based on comparisons across content ...