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    • 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 1 

      Crocken, Todd; Washington, Anne; Watkins, Sean; Weidner, Andrew (2018-05-16)
      As part of Phase 1 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 ...
    • Pioneering the Psychiatric Nurse Role in Foster Care 

      Bertram, Julie E.; Narendorf, Sarah Carter; McMillen, J. Curtis (Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 10/11/13)
      Older youth served in the foster care system have elevated rates of mental health disorders and are high users of mental health services, yet concerns have been raised about the quality of this care. This paper describes ...
    • Knowledge of and Attitudes toward Behavioral Health Services among Older Youth in the Foster Care System 

      Munson, Michelle R.; Narendorf, Sarah Carter; McMillen, J. Curtis (Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal, 11/06/10)
      This study examined knowledge of and attitudes toward services among 268 17-year olds with psychiatric diagnoses preparing to exit foster care. A structured interview assessed knowledge of services with vignette scenarios ...
    • Exploring Contextual Factors of Youth Homelessness and Sexual Risk Behaviors: A Qualitative Study 

      Santa Maria, Diane M.; Narendorf, Sarah Carter; Ha, Yoonsook; Bezette-Flores, Noel (Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, 11/17/15)
      CONTEXT: HIV disproportionately affects homeless youth, and interventions to date have had minimal success in reducing sexual risk behaviors in this population. Few qualitative studies have been conducted to provide insight ...
    • Post High School Service Use for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders 

      Shattuck, Paul T.; Wagner, Mary; Narendorf, Sarah Carter (Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, 02/07/11)
      Objectives: To produce nationally representative population estimates of rates of service use among young adults with an autism spectrum disorder during their first few years after leaving high school and to examine ...
    • Pregnancy Risk among Older Youth Transitioning out of Foster Care 

      Matta Oshima, Karen M.; Narendorf, Sarah Carter; McMillen, J. Curtis (Children and Youth Services Review, 2013-10)
      Youth served in the foster care system have higher rates of pregnancy than general population youth; yet we have little information about risk and protective factors to target in order to prevent early pregnancy in this ...