VFF: Visualizing survey data for library insights

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Fri, 2017-02-17 17:00
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
LSRC D106
The Visualization Friday Forum seminar series is a forum for faculty, staff and students from across the university (and beyond Duke) to share their research involving the development and/or application of visualization methodologies. Our goal is to build an interdisciplinary community of visualization experts whose combined knowledge can facilitate research and promote innovation. Anyone is welcome to attend.

Digital Scholarship Services - Open House

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Fri, 2017-02-17 16:30
Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

A showcase of projects from the past year that demonstrate Digital Scholarship Services’ mission to innovate research, teaching, and publishing and that help highlight the questions and challenges encountered through digital scholarship work. Activities include lightning talks from project partners, moderated discussions of how digital approaches change and challenge our scholarly work, and previews of digital projects in the coming year, as well as an invitation to consult and partner with Digital Scholarship Services on future projects. Registration is encouraged for planning purposes.

The following project partners will briefly present their work and engage in moderated and open discussion: 

  • Meredith Goldsmith (Associate Professor of English, Ursinus College)
  • Adam Griggs (School of Information and Library Science masters student, UNC Chapel Hill)
  • Sandra Sotelo-Miller (Lecturing Fellow of Thompson Writing Program, Duke University)
  • Caroline Stark (Assistant Professor of Classics, Howard University)
  • Jessica Stark (Department of English doctoral student, Duke University)

Digital Scholarship Services - Open House

Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

A showcase of projects from the past year that demonstrate Digital Scholarship Services’ mission to innovate research, teaching, and publishing and that help highlight the questions and challenges encountered through digital scholarship work. Activities include lightning talks from project partners, moderated discussions of how digital approaches change and challenge our scholarly work, and previews of digital projects in the coming year, as well as an invitation to consult and partner with Digital Scholarship Services on future projects. Registration is encouraged for planning purposes.

The following project partners will briefly present their work and engage in moderated and open discussion: 

  • Meredith Goldsmith (Associate Professor of English, Ursinus College)
  • Adam Griggs (School of Information and Library Science masters student, UNC Chapel Hill)
  • Sandra Sotelo-Miller (Lecturing Fellow of Thompson Writing Program, Duke University)
  • Caroline Stark (Assistant Professor of Classics, Howard University)
  • Jessica Stark (Department of English doctoral student, Duke University)

Open Educational Resources Workshop for Library Staff

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Fri, 2017-02-17 15:00
Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

Duke Library staff are invited to attend a workshop on Open Educational Resources. Open educational resources (OERs) are materials for teaching and learning that are freely available to be used, reused, revised, remixed, and redistributed in any classroom. Participants will discuss OER definitions and history, learn about the OER grant program at Duke, and leave with some example OERs to explore and ideas for further investigation.

Learning objectives:

  • Be able to describe what OERs are and their emergence and value in higher ed

  • Be able to explain The Duke Endowment Libraries OER Grant Program at Duke

  • Identify several sources of OER in your discipline

  • Evaluate 1-2 OER for potential use in a course

Please bring a computer for activities.

Refreshments will be available.

New Exhibit on Urban Street Food Around the Globe

Blogs Featured Posts (non-pipes) - Fri, 2017-02-17 11:00

Photographs celebrate the vibrancy of urban food cultures and their ability to endure

New Exhibit on Urban Street Food Around the Globe

Bogs Featured (for Marine) - Fri, 2017-02-17 11:00

Photographs celebrate the vibrancy of urban food cultures and their ability to endure

Threat-related amygdala activity is associated with peripheral CRP concentrations in men but not women

Scopus Query (for science portal) - Fri, 2017-02-17 09:37
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Unveiling the nucleon tensor charge at Jefferson Lab: A study of the SoLID case

Scopus Query (for science portal) - Fri, 2017-02-17 09:37
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The Outer Limits of Aspect Ratios

Bitstreams - Fri, 2017-02-17 02:31

“There is nothing wrong with your television set. Do not attempt to adjust the picture. We are controlling transmission. We will control the horizontal. We will control the vertical. We repeat: there is nothing wrong with your television set.” That was part of the cold open of one of the best science fiction shows of … Continue reading The Outer Limits of Aspect Ratios

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American journalists in the Great War : rewriting the rules of reporting

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Author: Dubbs, Chris (Military historian), author.
Published: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2017.

Currently held at: DUKE

Behavior change research and theory : psychological and technological perspectives

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Published: London, United Kingdom ; San Diego, CA, United States : Academic Press is an imprint of Elsevier, [2017]

Currently held at: DUKE

Boyhood and delinquency in 1920s Chicago : a sociological study of juvenile jack-rollers and gender

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Author: Salerno, Roger A., author.
Published: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2017]

Currently held at: DUKE

Building the new American economy : smart, fair, and sustainable

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Author: Sachs, Jeffrey, author.
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, [2017]

Currently held at: DUKE

The core values of Chinese civilization

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Author: Chen, Lai, author.
Published: Singapore : Springer : Jointly published with SDX Joint Publishing, [2017]

Currently held at: DUKE

Curated decay : heritage beyond saving

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Author: DeSilvey, Caitlin, author.
Published: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2017]

Currently held at: DUKE

Cybercrime, organized crime, and societal responses : international approaches

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Published: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2017]

Currently held at: DUKE

The dynamics of corporate social responsibility : a critical approach to theory and practice

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Published: Switzerland : Springer, [2017]

Currently held at: DUKE

Econophysics and sociophysics : recent progress and future directions

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Published: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017.

Currently held at: DUKE

Empirical bioethics : theoretical and practical perspectives

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Published: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2017.

Currently held at: DUKE

Existing Before God [electronic resource] : Soren Kierkegaard and the Human Venture

Endeca eBooks Last Week - Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00

Author: Sponheim, Paul R.
Published: Lanham : Fortress Press, 2017.

Currently held at: DUKE