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Unpacking Creative Commons Licenses
This editable resource is a 1-page handout explaining the six different Creative Commons licenses, their symbols, full names, and what users may, must, and must not do according to the terms of the licenses. This resource ...
Imagine a National Digital Library: I Wonder If We Can
Keynote talk about the National Digital Public Library planning initiative given at the Electronic Resources and Libraries Annual Meeting in Austin, TX. The paper discusses the history of Carnegie libraries in establishing ...
Six Interactive Global Crises
(Asian Journal of Experimental Sciences, 2010)
Humankind is facing six interactive global crises: (1) climate change, (2) overpopulation, (3) species impoverishment (i.e., loss of biodiversity), (4) ecological overshoot (i.e., ecological deficit), (5) excessive use of ...
Human Effects Upon Revolutionary Processes in the Biosphere
(National Academy of Sciences, 2011)
Persuasive evidence indicates that the biosphere is experiencing a major biotic crisis and even if humankind ceases stress on natural systems, the crisis will most likely disrupt or alter the surviving ecosystems. The new ...
Using Climate Forecasts across a State’s Emergency Management Network
This paper examines the application by emergency managers in rural areas of forecasts of El Niño and other seasonal climate events to (1) improve the understanding of how diffuse networks can help overcome the obstacles ...
Building Multilateral Greenhouse Gas Reduction Policies Based on Shared Successes: Adoption of Energy Efficient Residential Technologies in the United States and the European Union
Presentation to President and Provost on outcome of Institute for Society, Culture and Environment Research Support Program Funding
Assisted Reproductive Techniques