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    • Family Business: An Oral History of Farm Resource Management 

      Colman, Gould P. (Cornell University, 2014-05)
      This book is based upon recorded conversations began in 1966 and continued until 1983 with farm people tracing decisions and outcomes—from initial idea to implementation—in a business they owned and operated. “Oral history” ...
    • Final Project Report to Atlantic Philanthropies: Creating an Open Access Paradigm for Scholarly Publishing 

      Cooke, J. Robert; King, Kenneth M. (2006-08-15)
      This is the final report for the Atlantic Philanthropies funded study, "Creating an Open Access Paradigm for Scholarly Publishing" (October 2002 thru June 2006). The DSpace digital repository, created at the MIT library, ...
    • A FINITE ELEMENT FOR SHELL ANALYSIS AND ITS APPLICATION TO BIOLOGICAL OBJECTS 

      Lee, Jae Young (1986-06)
      A new method of element decomposition is introduced in the formulation of a new shell finite element. The actual element is decomposed into a translational element defined completely by the nodal translations and a difference ...
    • The First-Year Experience: A Guide to Best Practices at Cornell University 

      Earle, Brian O. (2004-01-20)
      A survey of Cornell University students indicated that many feel isolated and are dissatisfied with their interactions with faculty and with other students. This paper looks at current best practices at Cornell in order ...
    • Food Science at Cornell University: A Century of Excellence, 1902-2002 

      Bandler, David K.; Holland, Robert F. (Cornell University, 2002)
      This publication is a comprehensive look at the evolution of the Department of Food Science at Cornell University from the early years through its centennial celebration in 2002.
    • Frederick George Marcham (1992-1993 Memorial Statements of the University Faculty) 

      Gates, Paul W.; LaFeber, Walter F.; Wolters, Oliver W. (Internet-First University Press, 1992)
      An Obituary of Professor Frederick G. Marcham.
    • The Gangly Country Cousin: The Lehigh Valley's Auburn Division 

      Trice, Herbert V. (Dewitt Historical Society, 2004)
      This is the story of how the Lehigh Valley Railroad consolidated many hastily built shortlines in upstate New York to create its Auburn Division in the late 1800s. Basically a rural railroad launched by colorful ...
    • Glenn W. Salisbury: Biographical Memoir 

      Foote, Robert H. (Internet-First University Press, 2005)
      Glenn Salisbury graduated from Ohio State University in 1931 and then he continued at Cornell University where he received his Ph.D. in 1934. He was a pioneer in developing the artificial insemination program in dairy ...
    • Guide to the Plant Communities of the Central Finger Lakes Region 

      Mohler, Charles L.; Marks, Peter L.; Gardescu, Sana (Internet-First University Press, 2006)
      This book is for anyone with an interest in the outdoors, who would like to learn about the Finger Lakes region in general, and in particular about the kinds of plant communities found in central New York. Our main ...
    • Highlights in Dairy Cattle Reproduction in the Last 100 Years 

      Foote, Robert H. (Internet-First University Press, 2005)
      The booklet is written in two parts. Part I is a general overview of the important discoveries in reproduction and reproductive biotechnologies applied to dairy cattle, written for a general audience. Part II is a technical ...
    • Historical Perspective in Principles of Cloning 

      Foote, Robert H. (Internet-First University Press, 2002)
      Cloning, or asexual reproduction, is the typical way that simple organisms reproduce. However, mammals normally cannot reproduce asexually. This chapter is part of a book that traces the development of a limited understanding ...
    • A history of activities from 1963 – Retirement, 1998 

      German, Gene A. (The Internet-First University Press, 2017-02-07)
      Gene German describes his Cornell journey from the Food Industry Management Program and the Home Study Program in Food Industry Management to his experiences teaching popular courses, advising students and leading the Food ...
    • The History of Computing at Cornell 

      Rudan, John W. (2004-01-29)
      John W. Rudan, Director Emeritus of the Office of Information Technologies at Cornell University, describes the development of computing at Cornell, from the earliest punchcard tabulating equipment used in the 1920s to the ...
    • History of Kendal at Ithaca, 1990 toward 2000 

      Stanton, Lara K. (Haworth Press, Inc., 2000)
      Lara K. Stanton, a resident of Kendal at Ithaca, provides a history of the development of New York State's first continuing care retirement community.
    • A History of Railroads in Tompkins County 

      Lee, Hardy Campbell; Rossiter, Winton G.; Marcham, John (The History Center in Tompkins County, 2008)
      In American railroading, this upstate New York county was a true pioneer, a proving ground.To generate commerce, the county's early entrepreneurs explored ways to transport products and people from and to bigger markets, ...
    • A History of the Agricultural Museum at Cornell University and Its Collections 

      Rehkugler, Gerald E. (Internet-First University Press, 2014-01)
      At the beginning of Cornell University there was interest in acquiring collections of materials pertinent to studies at this revolutionary institution. Numerous museums were created with collections from all over the ...
    • The Homeowner's Lawn Care and Water Quality Almanac 

      Gussack, Eva; Rossi, Frank S. (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2000-08)
      All land is in a watershed. Therefore, lawn care practices have a direct impact of the quality of water in a watershed. This publication provides a month-by-month plan for lawn care that results in a healthy lawn while ...
    • How Do I Do This in ArcGIS/Manifold?: Illustrating Classic GIS Tasks 

      Lembo, Arthur J. Jr. (2004-07-29)
      In 1988, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) created a classic document titled "The Process for Selecting Geographic Information Systems" (Guptil, et. al., 1988). The document provided an overview of the process ...
    • 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.
    • 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 ...