In the News: How The Edge Supports Digital Scholarship

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Mon, 2016-11-28 14:09
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Association of Research Libraries reports on how digital scholarship has evolved at Duke

Announcing a New Data Visualization Challenge

Blogs Featured Posts (non-pipes) - Mon, 2016-11-28 14:05
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Create visualizations to capture the richness and dynamism of Duke research

Announcing a New Data Visualization Challenge

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Mon, 2016-11-28 14:05
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Create visualizations to capture the richness and dynamism of Duke research

The genome factor [electronic resource] : what the social genomics revolution reveals about ourselves, our history, and the future

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: Conley, Dalton, 1969-
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2017]

Currently held at: DUKE

Economic thought [electronic resource] : a brief history

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: Kurz, Heinz D.
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, [2016]

Currently held at: DUKE

The evolution of money [electronic resource]

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: Orrell, David.
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, [2016]

Currently held at: DUKE

A rasa reader [electronic resource] : classical Indian aesthetics

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Published: New York : Columbia University Press, [2016]

Currently held at: DUKE

Novedades fiscales 2010 [electronic resource]

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: Carlos, Marín Lama.
Published: [S.l.] : [s.n.], 2010.

Currently held at: DUKE

Delimitación, prevención y tutela del acoso laboral [electronic resource]

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: P, Rojas Rivero Gloria.
Published: [S.l.] : Editorial Bomarzo, 2005.

Currently held at: DUKE

Derecho del Registro Civil [electronic resource]

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: Fuente, María Linacero de la.
Published: [S.l.] : [s.n.], 2003.

Currently held at: DUKE

Hortus Inclusus Messages from the Wood to the Garden, Sent in Happy Days to the Sister Ladies of the Thwaite, Coniston [electronic resource]

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: Ruskin, John, 1819-1900.
Published: [S.l.] : Project Gutenberg, 2007.

Currently held at: DUKE

Audiencia in the Spanish colonies as illustrated by the audiencia of Manila (1583-1800) [electronic resource]

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: Cunningham, Charles Henry.
Published: [S.l.] : Berkeley, University of California Press, 1919.

Currently held at: DUKE

Siberian overland route from Peking to Petersburg, through the deserts and steppes of Mongolia, Tartary, &c [electronic resource]

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: Michie, Alexander, 1833-1902.
Published: [S.l.] : London : J. Murray, 1864.

Currently held at: DUKE

Child and Childhood in Folk-Thought Studies of the Activities and Influences of the Child Among Primitive Peoples, Their Analogues and Survivals in the Civilization of To-Day [electronic resource]

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: Chamberlain, Alexander Francis, 1865-1914.
Published: [S.l.] : Project Gutenberg Consortia Center

Currently held at: DUKE

Pearl story book a collection of tales, original and selected [electronic resource]

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Sat, 2016-11-26 00:00

Author: Colman, Mrs., 1799-1865.
Published: [S.l.] : S. Raynor

Currently held at: DUKE

Happy Anniversary Preservation Underground!

Preservation Underground - Fri, 2016-11-25 17:00

We started Preservation Underground in 2009 as a way to bring our work out of the basement and into the light. In the past seven years, we’ve had some fun and we’ve had some disasters. What we really hope is that we’ve shown you a little bit of what we do and why our work is so important.

glass eyesGlass eyeballs from the History of Medicine Collection. Here’s looking at you, statistics!

We wanted to take a look back at some data about our blog and highlight our most-favorited posts. The data is a bit sticky because WordPress analytics appear to begin in March 2011, while Google analytics start in September 2012. But, as my grad school chemistry professor always said, “Close enough for conservation.”

WordPress analytics appear to begin in March 2011…
87, 940 total views
279 comments

Google Analytics start in September 2012
Only reporting 9,000 page views
Traffic from 95 countries.

These posts received the most hits the past seven years:

  1. Quick Pic: Mysterious Messages (January 2012)
  2. 1091 Project: Making Enclosures (March 2012)
  3. Hold me closer… protective enclosure (January 2016)
  4. Florence: Days of Destruction (A Film by Franco Zeffirelli) (February 2012)
  5. DIY Book Repair And Its Consequences (July 2012)
  6. Why I Hate Mr. Clippy (January 2013)
  7. The ‘Largest Sheet of Paper Ever Made and Printed’ (October 2015)

Do you have a favorite post you want to share? if so, tell us in the comments.

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CIT Open Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Thu, 2016-11-24 18:00
Bostock 024
West Campus

Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discussion board? CIT consultants are available to discuss course design and instructional technology.  Come by to ask questions about active learning in class or how to think about teaching a new course. We can also answer questions about using Sakai, WordPress, and other Duke supported instructional technologies for teaching and learning. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

Comparative analysis of discretization methods in Bayesian networks

Scopus Query (for science portal) - Wed, 2016-11-23 15:24
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CIT Open Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Wed, 2016-11-23 15:00
Bostock 024
West Campus

Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discussion board? CIT consultants are available to discuss course design and instructional technology.  Come by to ask questions about active learning in class or how to think about teaching a new course. We can also answer questions about using Sakai, WordPress, and other Duke supported instructional technologies for teaching and learning. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.