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    • "I Can Do That!" Hans Bethe's First 60 Years at Cornell 

      Hershey, Edward (Department of Physics, Cornell University, 1995)
      This video provides a brief overview of Hans Bethe's life and career, from his childhood and early career in Germany to his 60 years at Cornell. Colleagues Dale Corson, Robert Wilson, John Bachall, Sylvan Schweber, and ...
    • Immigrants and the Community 

      Pfeffer, Max J.; Para, Pilar A. (Cornell University, 2004-11)
      Many upstate New York communities have experienced population loss and decline in the last decade. Increasing numbers of immigrants have settled in many of these communities, which poses possible community development ...
    • Immigrants and the Community: Community Perspectives 

      Pfeffer, Max J.; Parra, Pilar A. (Cornell University, 2005-10)
      As related in our previous reports, the populations of many rural New York communities are becoming more ethnically diverse. This diversification became especially noticeable in the 1990s with the upsurge in Mexican ...
    • Immigrants and the Community: Farmworkers with Families 

      Parra, Pilar A.; Pfeffer, Max J. (Cornell University, 2005-04)
      America's hired farm workforce has changed considerably in the last decade. The most apparent change has been its "latinization" during the past two decades. This is largely a consequence of large numbers of Mexicans ...
    • Immigrants and the Community: Former Farmworkers 

      Pfeffer, Max J.; Para, Pilar A. (Cornell University, 2005-09)
      Many upstate New York communities have experienced population loss and decline in the last decade. Increasing numbers of immigrants have settled in many of these communities, which poses possible community development ...
    • The Incomplete Guide to the Art of Discovery 

      Oliver, Jack E. (Columbia University Press, 1991)
      Cornell emeritus professor Jack Oliver draws on his nearly 50 years as a scientist to explore the strategies, tactics, and personal traits and attitudes necessary for fruitful scientific discovery.
    • Incubating Open Journals in Economics 

      Getz, Malcolm (Internet-First University Press, 2005-10-20)
      As open journals become intellectual successes, they will come to substitute for subscription-based journals. The entry of two new journals specializing in economic theory, one a commercial subscription journal and the ...
    • Intelligent Design and the Evolution of American Research Library Collections 

      Edelman, Hendrik (2006-01-03)
      This paper disusses the the forces that have shaped American research library collections, how collection development emerged as a professional responsibility in the second part of the 20th century, and how the profession ...
    • Introduction for the Break-Out Sessions: Six Key Challenges for the Future of Collection Development 

      Atkinson, Ross (2006-01-09)
      This article presents an overview of a range of key challenges facing collection development. It first considers the evolving nature of collections, and in so doing, confirms that the concept of the collection in the new ...
    • It All Adds Up 

      Bristow, Barbara J. (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 1998-05)
      This manual is a consumer education program for teens. It provides a basic understanding of the responsible handling of money, including savings and checking accounts, shopping, understanding the role of advertising, and ...
    • Janus Conference Proceedings Video (Part 1): A history of collection development and a view to the future 

      Edelman, Hendrik (Internet-First University Press, 2005)
      Hendrik Edelman, Adjunct Professor, Palmer School of Library and Information Science, Long Island University presents "A history of collection development and a view to the future" at the Janus Conference on Research Library ...
    • Janus Conference Proceedings Video (Part 2): On the continuing importance of physical artifacts 

      Dimunation, Mark (Internet-First University Press, 2005)
      Mark Dimunation, Chief of the Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress gave a presentation "On the continuing importance of physical artifacts: as part of the Janus Conference on Research Library ...
    • Janus Conference Proceedings Video (Part 3): On library collections in the age of Google 

      Sandler, Mark (Internet-First University Press, 2005)
      Mark Sandler, Director of Collections, University of Michigan Library presented "On library collections in the age of Google" at the Janus Conference on Research Library Collections: Managing the Shifting Ground Between ...
    • Janus Conference Proceedings Video (Part 4): On scholarly communication and collection development 

      Guédon, Jean-Claude (Internet-First University Press, 2005)
      Jean-Claude Guédon, Professor, Département de littérature comparée, Université de Montréal presented "On scholarly communication and collection development" at the Janus Conference on Research Library Collections: Managing ...
    • Janus Conference Proceedings Video (Part 5): Remarks and a draft resolution on research library collections 

      Atkinson, Ross (Internet-First University Press, 2005)
      Ross Atkinson, Associate University Librarian for Collections, Cornell presented "Remarks and a draft resolution on research library collections' as part of the Janus Conference on Research Library Collections: Managing ...
    • Janus Conference Proceedings Video (Part 6): Closing Session 

      Thomas, Sarah; Schottlaender, Brian (Internet-First University Press, 2005)
      This is a video of the closing session of the Janus Conference with Sarah Thomas and Brian Schottlaender, University Librarian, University of California, San Diego discussing the resolution and next steps from the conference.
    • Joycelyn Hart Memorial (2007) 

      Unknown author (Internet-First University Press, 2007-09-22)
      "Joycelyn R. Hart, 80, Cornell associate vice president emerita for human relations and the first African-American woman in Cornell's senior administration, died Aug. 6 at her Ithaca home after a brief illness.
    • Key Challenges for Collection Development 

      Atkinson, Ross (2005-11-30)
      The powerpoint presentation given by Ross Atkinson at the Janus Conference on Research Library Collections, October 10,2005,
    • Know Your Trees 

      Cope, J. A.; Winch, Fred E. Jr.; Cope, E. A. (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 1948)
      This publication describes 50 common trees native to New York State and other parts of the United States. The bark, twigs, winter buds, leaves, fruit, and distinguishing features of each are desribed in detail. Illustrations ...
    • Knowledge, Perception, and Memory 

      Ginet, Carl (D. Reidel Publishing Co., 1975)
      This book attempts a general definition of what it is to know that a thing is so. The book gives accounts of two fundamentally important kinds of knowledge: that based on perception and that based on memory. Regarding the ...