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1 Bernard C. Middleton, MBE (1924-2019):Bernard Chester Middleton was born in London in 1924 to Doris Hilda Webster, a secretary to a well-known barrister, and Regent Marcus Geoffrey Middleton, a talented bookbinder. At the age of thirteen in 1938, Bernard earned a trade scholarship to attend the Central School of Arts and Crafts in Londo...1995
2 Accelerating Technology Adoption by Health Sciences LibrariansThe Rogers model for adoption and diffusion of innovation can be applied to the adoption of new technology. We know innovators need to start with the early adopters to build capacity before reaching the majority level. The National Network of Libraries of Medicine MidContinental Region (NN/LM MCR) s...NN/LM; RML; National Network of Libraries of Medicine; MidContinental Region (MCR); Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library2009
3 Regional Aggregation and Discovery of Digital Collections: The Mountain West Digital LibraryThe Mountain West Digital Library (MWDL) is a digital collaborative of over 180 partners from five states in the U.S. West, sharing free access to over 775 digital collections with over 950,000 resources. Partners of the MWDL work together on providing regional discovery via an online portal at m...Mountain West Digital Library; Discovery; Metadata aggregation; Digital libraries; Regional digital libraries2016
4 A primer on grant writing for foundation support for first-time grant writers in academic libraries: challenges and opportunitiesIn a majority of academic disciplines, grant writing is a skill that is often self-taught or acquired informally by trial and error. Few academic discip lines have grant writing as standard part of their curriculum at the graduate level. In the past, grant writing has received little or no emphasis...2015-09-01
5 A librarian runs for political office (or Cincinnatus looks outside the Ivory Tower)Librarians have long been activists for social and political causes outside of their profession; however, few take the crucial step and actually run for political office at the local, state, or national level. In March 2014, after being involved in local and state politics for over ten years and ...2015-08-23
6 Local and global, now and forever: a matrix model of "depth perception" in library workAcademic libraries are in an interesting and difficult position, one that makes us different from most other public and private institutions. We are charged with meeting the immediate needs of students and faculty (needs that can usually be identified and defined with at least some degree of precisi...Academic libraries; Library collections; Library work2014-11
7 3-D Design of free-form B-Spline surfaces (CSTD-74-005)This report describes an experimental system for designing free-form B-spline surfaces using a head-mounted display. In this system, the interaction with the surfaces takes place in three dimensions as the designed object's shape Is updated in real-time. The report also examines some of the problems...Computer animation1974-09
8 A subdivision algorithm for computer display of curved surfaces (CSTD-74-006)This report presents a method for producing computer shaded pictures of curved surfaces. Three-dimensional curved patches are used, as contrasted with conventional methods using polygons. The method subdivides a patch into successively smaller subpatches until a subpatch is as small as a raster-elem...Computer animation1974-12
9 Computer-assisted visual communication (CSTD-73-004)The purpose of this research was to build an environment m which an author can create a visual communications vehicle (a film) which will convey his ideas and thoughts. The primary motivation for this effort was the powerful ability of film to combine instruction with entertainment. The entertainmen...Computer animation1973-07
10 Computer generated animation of facesThis report discusses the representation, animation and data collection techniques that have been developed and used to produce "realistic" computer generated half-tone animated sequences of a human face changing expression. It was determined that approximating the surface of a face with a polygona...Computer animation1972-06
11 Digital image deblurring by nonlinear homomorphic filtering (CSTD-74-004)This report is concerned with the digital estimation of the frequency response of a two-dimensional linear system through which images have been passed and blurred. Almas t no a priori Knowledge concerning the system is required, and only one blurred image is necessar\d for a successful estimation. ...Computer animation1974-08
12 Illimunation of computer generated images (CSTD-73-005)This .report describes a new model for the shading of computer-generated images of objects in general and of polygonally descibed free-form curved surfaces in particular. The shading function is determined by a linear interpolation of the curvature of the surface. It takes into consideration the phy...Computer animation1973-07
13 Lennox Tierney collection: Japanese imagesLennox Tierney is a retired art history professor whose specialty was Asian Studies and Japan in particular. Tierney was a photographer, film maker, world traveler, author and tour guide. There are 11,000 digital images which can be viewed at the Marriott Library website.Japan; Photographs; Fine arts2013
14 96-97 Final report: ALA/USIA library fellow to ethiopiaThe National Library of Ethiopia (NLE) in Addis Ababa requested a librarian to help with staff training, evaluate organizational procedures and processes, and make recommendations to the institution. In order to work on the objectives, Library seminar/discussions were held on various topics for both...Ethiopia; Addis Ababa university; National library of Ethiopia; Librarianship1997-07-07
15 From palace to treasure house: creating a new space for the Institute of Ethiopian Studies LIbraryThe Institute of Ethiopian Studies (IES) Library is a research library located at Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia. Hope arrived in 2009 when construction began for a new IES library.Ethiopia; Research libraries; American Library Association annual conference2011
16 Charles Darwin Library ExhibitPhotograph of a display case in the Marriott Library highlighting the anniversary of Charles Darwin's 200th birthday.Charles Darwin birthday2009
17 Beyond databases: a creative approach in keeping up with our growing resourcesMost libraries in the 21st century provide databases for their users. These databases seem to have rapidly multiplied over the years. At our academic library, there are over 320 databases available giving both librarians and patrons a broad array to choose from at any given time. Even with this abun...Databases; Library resources; Electronic resources2005
18 Building sustainable partnerships: libraries as partners in creating and supporting campus green teamsLibraries as Partners in Creating and Supporting Campus Green TeamsGreen teams; Sustainabliity, Recycling; Waste reduction2014-07-11
19 Assessing user preferences for eReaders and tabletsLibrarians purchased twelve ereaders and six tablets to provide patrons the opportunity to experiment with the latest mobile technologies. After several train the trainer sessions, librarians shared device information with the broader health sciences community. Devices were cataloged and made availa...2012-01-01
20 Georeferenced Park City, 1900: sheet 08 (.kmz file)This .kmz file contains a georeferenced sheet overlay from the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Park City, 1900. The downloaded .kmz file is accessible for viewing in Google Earth and other GIS software systems. Multiple .kmz files can be loaded into a GIS software system in order to view a continuo...data modeling; GIS; ArcGIS; Google Earth; historic GIS2013
21 Georeferenced Park City, 1900: sheet 09 (.kmz fileThis .kmz file contains a georeferenced sheet overlay from the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Park City, 1900. The downloaded .kmz file is accessible for viewing in Google Earth and other GIS software systems. Multiple .kmz files can be loaded into a GIS software system in order to view a continuo...data modeling; GIS; ArcGIS; Google Earth; historic GIS2013
22 Georeferenced Park City, 1900: sheet 04 (.kmz file)This .kmz file contains a georeferenced sheet overlay from the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Park City, 1900. The downloaded .kmz file is accessible for viewing in Google Earth and other GIS software systems. Multiple .kmz files can be loaded into a GIS software system in order to view a continuo...data modeling; GIS; ArcGIS; Google Earth; historic GIS2013
23 Georeferenced Park City, 1900: sheet 06 (.kmz file)This .kmz file contains a georeferenced sheet overlay from the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Park City, 1900. The downloaded .kmz file is accessible for viewing in Google Earth and other GIS software systems. Multiple .kmz files can be loaded into a GIS software system in order to view a continuo...data modeling; GIS; ArcGIS; Google Earth; historic GIS2013
24 Georeferenced Park City, 1900: sheet 03 (.kmz file)This .kmz file contains a georeferenced sheet overlay from the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Park City, 1900. The downloaded .kmz file is accessible for viewing in Google Earth and other GIS software systems. Multiple .kmz files can be loaded into a GIS software system in order to view a continuo...data modeling; GIS; ArcGIS; Google Earth; historic GIS2013
25 Georeferenced Park City, 1900: sheet 05 (.kmz file)This .kmz file contains a georeferenced sheet overlay from the Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Park City, 1900. The downloaded .kmz file is accessible for viewing in Google Earth and other GIS software systems. Multiple .kmz files can be loaded into a GIS software system in order to view a continuo...data modeling; GIS; ArcGIS; Google Earth; historic GIS2013
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