Tags » New Resources

Texas Monitor: New tracking tool shows Texas Republican congressmen among big spenders

Texas Monitor: New tracking tool shows Texas Republican congressmen among big spenders. “The nonpartisan Coalition to Reduce Spending, which created the website, gets its totals from Congressional Budget Office estimates. 40 more words

New Resources

Cornell: Law Library database makes more legal scholarship available

Cornell: Law Library database makes more legal scholarship available. “The Cornell Law Library is partnering in the development and management of LawArXiv, a new online database of legal scholarship that aims to make important research more widely available to scholars, legal researchers and the public. 19 more words

New Resources

Furman Center Launches New Floodplain Data Tool

Furman Center, NYU: Introducing FloodzoneData.us, Presenting Data on the People and Housing in the U.S. Floodplain. “FloodzoneData.us is a new data tool presented by the NYU Furman Center describing the people and housing located in the nation’s floodplains. 62 more words

New Resources

Improve Learning Outcomes and Long Term Retention of Information with PALMs

PALMs, or Perceptual-Adaptive Learning Modules, from Med Insight LT, are a revolutionary advanced learning technology using a patented combination of perceptual and adaptive sequencing based on both accuracy and speed of learners to improve learning and retention of information over regular didactic methods. 431 more words

New Resources

Google Blog: Make your own data gifs with our new too [probably "tool"]

Google Blog: Make your own data gifs with our new too. Yes, it says “too”. I’m sure it’s a typo and “tool” was meant. “Data visualizations are an essential storytelling tool in journalism, and though they are often intricate, they don’t have to be complex. 31 more words

New Resources

Bangor Daily News (Maine): WPA Cemetery Plans Online!

Bangor Daily News (Maine): WPA Cemetery Plans Online!. “Many Maine cemeteries have plans originally created courtesy of the Works Progress Administration, which reside at the Maine State Archives. 27 more words

New Resources

New Online Talks Added

We have recently received and uploaded a new batch of electronic resources from HSTalks into our catalog. The library added this resource in late 2013 and has access to the full series of Biomedical & Life Sciences Lectures which contains over 2,000 online seminar style talks by the world’s leading experts on the latest research, developments and fundamentals of the field. 74 more words

General