Monthly Archives: February 2015

Awareness Watch Newsletter V13N3 March 2015

February 21, 2015

Awareness Watch Newsletter V13N3 March 2015
http://AwarenessWatch.VirtualPrivateLibrary.net/V13N3.pdf
Awareness Watch™ Newsletter Blog and Archives
http://www.AwarenessWatch.com/

The March 2015 V13N3 Awareness Watch Newsletter is a freely available 95 page .pdf document (662KB) from the above URL. This month’s featured report covers Academic and Scholar Search Engines and Sources and is a comprehensive listing of academic and scholar search engines, sources and sites on the Internet. As more and more of the Internet global population is utilizing these academic and scholar resources that are available from the Internet, this V13N3 Awareness Watch Newsletter brings you many of these relevant sources for your virtual private library on your desk top, laptop, tablet or smartphone. Now your academic and scholar search engine information needs are just a click or tap away! The site is always updated and is available at the following URLs: http://www.ScholarSearchEngines.com/. The Awareness Watch Spotters cover many excellent and newly released annotated current awareness research sources and tools as well as the latest identified Internet happenings and resources including a number of neat and must-have tools! The Awareness Watch Article Review covers Ad Hoc Encounters With Big Data: Engaging Citizens in Conversations Around Tabletops by Morten Fjeld, Paweł Woźniak, Josh Cowls, and Bonnie Nardi.

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Updated> Artificial Intelligence Resources

February 20, 2015

Updated> Artificial Intelligence Resources
http://www.AIResources.info/

The white paper link dataset compilation of the Artificial Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog by Marcus P. Zillman, M.S., A.M.H.A. is a freely available 20 page .pdf document (206KB) listing the latest and greatest online resources and sites for artificial intelligence! Updated on February 20, 2015. Other white papers are available by clicking here.

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OpenScholar – Open Source Web Site Building and Content Management Tool Intended for Academic Scholars

February 20, 2015

OpenScholar – Open Source Web Site Building and Content Management Tool Intended for Academic Scholars
http://theopenscholar.org/

OpenScholar is open source software built on top of Drupal that allows end users to easily create dynamic and customizable academic web sites. Each site comes with a suite of apps, widgets and themes, enabling users to build and manage feature-rich web sites. OpenScholar is developed and maintained by The Institute for Quantitative Social Science in collaboration with HPAC and HUIT at Harvard University with contribution from open source community. Building competitive academic web sites can be difficult and is potentially costly. OpenScholar is a free, open-source solution with state-of-the-art technology out of the box. The user interface is logical and intuitive, making it easy for scholars to self-create, self-design and self-manage their own web sites and their content without having to know any programming code or HTML. OpenScholar is highly customizable from both programming and theming standpoint as well. Developers and designers can implement their own features and themes. OpenScholar is designed for academic environments as a tool for building academic web sites, such as a scholar’s personal site or an academic project site. OpenScholar tools and features foster online collaboration and provide relevant site sections, such as “Publications”, “Events”, “Blog”, “Classes” and much more. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Overview – Search, Visualize and Tag Thousands of Documents

February 20, 2015

Overview – Search, Visualize and Tag Thousands of Documents
https://www.overviewproject.org/

Read and analyze thousands of documents super quickly. Full text search, topic modeling, coding and tagging, visualizations and more. All in an easy-to use, visual workflow. Overview is just what you need to search, analyze and cull huge volumes of text or documents. It was built for investigative journalists who go through thousands of pages of material, but it’s also used by reasearchers facing huge archives and social media analysts with millions of posts. With advanced search and interactive topic modeling, you can: a) find what you didn’t even know to look for; b) quickly tag or code documents; and c) let the computer organize your documents by topic, automatically. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Updated> Directory Resources On the Internet

February 19, 2015

Updated> Directory Resources On the Internet
http://www.DirectoryResources.info/

The above is a white paper link dataset compilation of the Directory Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog by Internet Expert Marcus P. Zillman, M.S., A.M.H.A. This Directory of Directories covers all the competent and well maintained directories available from the Internet and makes for an excellent alternative search resource! It is now a 33 page .pdf document 251KB. [Updated February 19, 2015] Other white papers are available by clicking here.

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Sustainability Education & Economic Development (SEED)

February 19, 2015

Sustainability Education & Economic Development (SEED)
http://theseedcenter.org

This joint effort between the American Association of Community Colleges and ecoAmerica seeks to build and further develop clean energy technology and sustainability programs at community colleges around the country. With over 470 community colleges already participating, the program has real traction. There are troves of information on this site about Solar, Wind, Green Building, Energy Efficiency, Sustainability Education, and much more. Each category boasts curricular materials, professional development resources, employment industry projections, and other great information and tools. Also of interest, are the Featured Resources (located within the Resource Center), offering information about various SEED related opportunities for educators and workforce development professionals. This will be added to Green Files Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™. From The Scout Report, Copyright Internet Scout 1994-2014. https://www.scout.wisc.edu

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Telegram – Cloud Based Mobile and Desktop Messaging Application

February 19, 2015

Telegram – Cloud Based Mobile and Desktop Messaging Application
https://telegram.org

Telegram is a cloud-based mobile and desktop messaging app with a specific focus on security and speed. If you’re concerned about your data privacy when messaging others, Telegram may be for you. There are two big advantages of using Telegram – it’s open source and it’s entirely cloud-based – so even if you don’t have your phone, you can still access all of your data from your computer. Users can even set a timer for messages to self-destruct, erasing it from the receiving device as well. Telegram is available across all platforms. This will be added to Privacy Resources Subject Tracer™. From The Scout Report, Copyright Internet Scout 1994-2014. https://www.scout.wisc.edu

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Updated> Green Files

February 18, 2015

Updated> Green Files
http://www.GreenFiles.info/

The above white paper link dataset compilation of the Green Files Subject Tracer™ Information Blog by Marcus P. Zillman, M.S., A.M.H.A. is a freely available 23 page .pdf document (224KB) listing the latest and greatest online resources and sites for the environment and all things green! Completely Updated on February 18, 2015. Other white papers are available by clicking here.

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The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein

February 18, 2015

The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein
http://einsteinpapers.press.princeton.edu/

Princeton University Press proudly presents The Digital Einstein Papers, an open-access site for The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein, the ongoing publication of Einstein’s massive written legacy comprising more than 30,000 unique documents. The site presents all 13 volumes published to date by the editors of the Einstein Papers Project, covering the writings and correspondence of Albert Einstein (1879-1955) from his youth to 1923. The volumes are presented in the original language version with in-depth English language annotation and other scholarly apparatus. In addition, the reader can toggle to an English language translation of most documents. By clicking on the unique archival identifier number below each text, readers can access the archival record of each published document at the Einstein Archives Online and in some cases, the digitized manuscript. Approximately 7,000 pages representing 2,900 unique documents have been digitized thus far. The site will present subsequent volumes in the series roughly two years after original book publication. This will be added to Reference Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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Casetext – Legal Knowledge and Research

February 18, 2015

Casetext – Legal Knowledge and Research
https://casetext.com/

The best legal content, integrated with primary legal documents, annotated and discussed by the legal community. By leveraging contributions from an active community of law professors and attorneys, Casetext is able to provide the public with free access to legal research, linked to an online legal community designed to connect you with colleagues in your field. Features include: a) Legal Research – Use Casetext’s free search platform to conduct sophisticated search queries over a wide universe of primary legal documents. Filter search results by subject matter with a single click. Thoughtful design helps you quickly find the most relevant content in a document; b) Legal Knowledge – Access the best legal content and analysis in your field in one place—not scattered across the web—and linked directly to annotated cases and statutes. Deepen your understanding of legal documents with searchable annotations from the legal community; c) Connect – Join interactive community pages dedicated to the legal issues you care about. Connect with peers and demonstrate thought leadership by publishing legal analysis, news, documents, and questions to the community. Share posts through your existing social networks with one click; and d) Stay Current – Get the top legal content in your areas of interest sent straight to you every day. Your personalized feed is sorted by the community, bringing you only the most interesting posts, new cases, articles, discussions, and annotations. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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