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  1. Chips and Diodes of Microcomputers

    James W. Sherbon

    Music Educators Journal Vol. 69, No. 5 (January 1983) pp. 32–38

    Common computer terminology, microcomputer systems, peripheral equipment, and internal workings are discussed. Factors affecting establishment of a microcomputer in a music department are... More

    pp. 32-38

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  2. Evaluation of Alternative Microcomputer Systems for Retrieval of Scientific References

    R H. Davis

    Online Review Vol. 6, No. 6 (December 1982) pp. 539–44

    A simulation model is developed to reflect characteristics of a typical information retrieval system on three specific microcomputer configurations using Cromemco System 3, Apple II, and Telima... More

    pp. 539-44

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  3. Lip-Reader Trainer: Teaching Aid for the Hearing Impaired

    Robin L. Hight

    American Annals of the Deaf Vol. 127, No. 5 (September 1982) pp. 564–68

    The Lip-Reader Trainer, an experimental software package, converts typed sentences into animated mouth movements to help train hearing impaired persons in lipreading. The package was designed to... More

    pp. 564-68

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  4. Issues and Applications of Microcomputers for Libraries

    Donald R. Krueger

    Canadian Library Journal Vol. 38, No. 5 (October 1981) pp. 281–85

    Issues and impacts of microcomputer use in libraries are discussed in terms of labor dislocation, costs, distributed data processing, networks, current system configurations and capabilities, and... More

    pp. 281-85

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  5. A reliability analysis of the United States Army's Close Combat Tactical Trainer

    Terry Aster DeWitt, University of Louisville, United States

    (1998) pp. 1–82

    The Close Combat Tactical Trainer is the first system to be acquired in the U.S. Army's Combined Arms Tactical Trainer family of militarized training devices. These systems provide maneuver... More

    pp. 1-82

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  6. Support for Self-Regulation in Learning Complex Topics from Multimedia Explanations: Do Learners Need Extensive or Minimal Support?

    Hector Garcia Rodicio, Emilio Sanchez & Santiago R. Acuna

    Instructional Science: An International Journal of the Learning Sciences Vol. 41, No. 3 (May 2013) pp. 539–553

    Acquiring complex conceptual knowledge requires learners to self-regulate their learning by planning, monitoring, and adjusting the process but they find it difficult to do so. In one experiment,... More

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  7. An Immodest Proposal: Pedagogic Information Supports for Teachers

    Ernst Z. Rothkopf

    Teachers College Record Vol. 111, No. 1 (2009) pp. 164–179

    Background/Context: Concerns about instructional quality have unleashed a frenzy of reform efforts, including changes in school governance, teacher recruitment, and curriculum, modification of... More

    pp. 164-179

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  8. Alternative Approaches to Configuring Computing Labs

    Gokhan Gercek & Naveed Saleem, University of Houston-Clear Lake, United States

    Journal of Information Technology Education: Research Vol. 4, No. 1 (Jan 01, 2005) pp. 363–372

    Budgetary constraints are almost a constant challenge confronted by academia. In the case of small colleges and universities, these constraints become even more pronounced when these institutions... More

    pp. 363-372

  9. The Interactive Media Package for Assessment of Communication and Critical Thinking (IMPACCT[c]): Testing a Programmatic Online Communication Competence Assessment System

    Brian H. Spitzberg

    Communication Education Vol. 60, No. 2 (April 2011) pp. 145–173

    IMPACCT is an online survey covering over 40 self-report types of student communication competency, as well as a test of critical thinking based on cognitive problem-solving. The student nominates ... More

    pp. 145-173

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  10. Ultimate Attainment of Second Language Articles: A Case Study of an Endstate Second Language Turkish-English Speaker

    Neal Snape & Tanja Kupisch

    Second Language Research Vol. 26, No. 4 (October 2010) pp. 527–548

    An area of considerable interest in second language (L2) acquisition is the difficulties learners face with the acquisition of articles. This article examines the role of prosody in the acquisition... More

    pp. 527-548

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  11. Information Literacy as a Sociotechnical Practice

    Kimmo Tuominen, Reijo Savolainen & Sanna Talja

    Library Quarterly Vol. 75, No. 3 (July 2005) pp. 329–345

    Information literacy has thus far been mostly a practical and strategic concept guiding the library field's efforts in teaching information seeking and using skills. Texts on information literacy... More

    pp. 329-345

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  12. Alignment 2.0: Strategic Use of New Internet Technologies in Government

    Albert Meijer & Marcel Thaens

    Government Information Quarterly Vol. 27, No. 2 (March 2010) pp. 113–121

    This paper challenges the view that strategies for using Web 2.0 should primarily be based upon technological characteristics. The value of the organizational strategic alignment approach for... More

    pp. 113-121

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  13. An Examination of One-to-One Computing in the Middle School: Does Increased Access Bring about Increased Student Engagement?

    Loretta Donovan, Tim Green & Kendall Hartley

    Journal of Educational Computing Research Vol. 42, No. 4 (2010) pp. 423–441

    This study explores configurations of laptop use in a one-to-one environment. Guided by methodologies of the Concerns-Based Adoption Model of change, an Innovation Configuration Map (description of... More

    pp. 423-441

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  14. An eCommerce Development Case: Your Company's eCommerce Web Site

    Robert M. Ballenger

    Journal of Information Systems Education Vol. 18, No. 4 (2007) pp. 409–414

    This case provides a real-world semester long project-oriented case study for students enrolled in an electronic commerce course that has a significant development component. The case provides the ... More

    pp. 409-414

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  15. Perception of Speech Simulating Different Configurations of Hearing Loss in Normal Hearing Individuals

    Prawin Kumar & Asha Yathiraj

    Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics Vol. 23, No. 9 (September 2009) pp. 680–687

    The present study aimed at assessing perception of filtered speech that simulated different configurations of hearing loss. The simulation was done by filtering four equivalent lists of a... More

    pp. 680-687

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  16. Connecting Dynamic Representations of Simple Mathematical Objects with the Construction and Exploration of Conic Sections

    Manuel Santos-Trigo, Hugo Espinosa-Perez & Aaron Reyes-Rodriguez

    International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology Vol. 39, No. 5 (July 2008) pp. 657–669

    Different technological artefacts may offer distinct opportunities for students to develop resources and strategies to formulate, comprehend and solve mathematical problems. In particular, the use ... More

    pp. 657-669

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  17. Putting Tablet PCs to the Test

    Susan Amirian

    T.H.E. Journal Vol. 32, No. 4 (Nov 01, 2004)

    Like many educators, the author and her colleagues (five faculty members and two IT techs) in the department of Media Communications and Technology at East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania... More

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  18. The Effectiveness of Simulation in a Hybrid and Online Networking Course

    Brian Cameron

    TechTrends: Linking Research and Practice to Improve Learning Vol. 47, No. 5 (2003) pp. 18–21

    Compares the performance of 85 freshmen and sophomores enrolled in two sections of an online introductory networking and telecommunications course. One section utilized a network simulation package... More

    pp. 18-21

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  19. Searching and Exploring Properties of Geometric Configurations Using Dynamic Software

    Manuel Santos-Trigo & Hugo Espinosa-Perez

    International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology Vol. 33, No. 1 (2002) pp. 37–50

    Documents students' use of Cabri-Geometry to work on tasks that led them to construct particular relationships and explore and connect different mathematical themes or ideas. (Author/MM) More

    pp. 37-50

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  20. Cost-Driven Design for Archival Repositories

    Arturo Crespo & Hector Garcia-Molina

    ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2001 (June 2001)

    Digital information can be lost for a variety of reasons, including magnetic decay, format and device obsolescence, human or system error, among many others. A solution is to build an archival... More

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