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Title: Damping and Harmonic Control of DG Interfacing Power Converters Creator: Jinwei He Subjects: Distributed Power Generation, Power Electronics/Electrical Power System, Power Quality Date Created: 2013/11/29 Title: Radon Potential Map Creator: Radon Environmental Management Corp. Description: Radon Environmental Management Corp. created a radon potential map for Canada in a similar format to the published radon potential maps available for the United States. Prior to this presentation, a national radon potential map for Canada did not exist. Subjects: Canada, Plutonium, Radon, Maps Date Created: 2011 Title: Root foraging data PLOS ONE Creator: Cameron, Erin K. Description: This is a dataset from an experiment on earthworm effects on Campanula rotundifolia and Achillea millefolium (Cameron, Cahill, and Bayne). Subjects: invasions, earthworms, root foraging Date Created: 2006/09/15 Title: Canadian Antarctic Bibliography Creator: Ommanney, C. Simon L. Description: A comprehensive bibliography documenting Canada’s work in the southern polar regions from the the earliest days when Sir Charles Wright (Silas) was a member of Captain Robert Falcon Scott’s Terra Nova Expedition (1910–1913) until 2012. The listing is not limited to scientific papers, but includes anything that identifies an interest in the Antarctic regions, such as conference presentations, newspaper articles, and even novels. A sampling of media reports reflects the type of Antarctic issues and events that editors have deemed worthy of coverage across the country. Attached is a .txt file that includes the entire bibliography in RIS format. This file can be imported into bibliographic citation management software such as Mendeley, Zotero, or EndNote. Subjects: Southern Ocean, Canada, Antarctica, Bibliography Date Created: 2015/08 Title: Assessing the Scale of Challenges for Preserving Research Data Creator: Qasim, Umar Subjects: Research data, Preservation Date Created: 2015 Title: Hacking the city: libraries and the Open Data movement. Creator: Zvyagintseva, Lydia Description: This presentation explores the civic role of libraries in relation to the open data movement. Where do cities and libraries intersect? How can we support digital literacy, promote civic participation and leverage the knowledge found in our communities? We discuss two events that took place in Edmonton in 2014 as case studies for these issues: Edmonton Public Library’s Open Data Day and hackYEG, local hackathons that brought together the library, the city, local data enthusiasts and an international community of civic hackers. Drawing on the philosophy of participatory learning, we argue that providing open data as part of library services supports an increasingly popular and important method of accessing and utilizing knowledge for all types of libraries. Subjects: open government, civic engagement, libraries, open data Date Created: 2014/09/30 Title: Acute Postoperative Rehabilitation Video Part 2. Creator: Hallworth, Ian Description: This is the second part of a three-part video produced as part of the requirements of a Master's Thesis in Rehabilitation Science.
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Subjects: anterior cruciate ligament surgery, rehabilitation exercise Date Created: 2014 Title: The Copyright Surveillance Industry Creator: Zajko, M, Description: Creative works are now increasingly distributed as digital “content” through the internet, and copyright law has created powerful incentives to monitor and control these flows. This paper analyzes the surveillance industry that has emerged as a result. Copyright surveillance systems identify copyright infringement online and identify persons to hold responsible for infringing acts. These practices have raised fundamental questions about the nature of identification and attribution on the internet, as well as the increasing use of algorithms to make legal distinctions. New technologies have threatened the profits of some media industries through copyright infringement, but also enabled profitable forms of mass copyright surveillance and enforcement. Rather than a system of perfect control, copyright enforcement continues to be selective and uneven, but its broad reach results in systemic harm and provides opportunities for exploitation. It is only by scrutinizing copyright surveillance practices and copyright enforcement measures that we can evaluate these consequences. Subjects: algorithmic, copyright surveillance, copyright enforcement, identification, internet Date Created: 2015 Title: Data Model for Georeferenced Maps using HydraWorks & PCDM Creator: Griffin III, James Subjects: Geospatial resources, Digital libraries, object models Date Created: 2015
Data collected for thesis: Articulating a vision for community-engaged data curation in the digital humanities. [Download]
Title: Data collected for thesis: Articulating a vision for community-engaged data curation in the digital humanities. Creator: Zvyagintseva, Lydia Description: This dataset contains anonymized data collected as part of the thesis completed in partial completion of the MA/MLIS programme. The dataset consists of a spreadsheet outlining the project names and their consequent numbers and a Word document containing anonymized data for 28 numbered projects. Subjects: digital humanities, data curation, community engagement Date Created: 2014/11/25