Monthly Archives: September 2008

Spatial Data Capture

Stacey Maples, GIS specialist in the Map Library, introduced the concept of geocoding. Geocoding assigns spatial coordinates to features in the landscape. The method of recording line data was invented by Don Cook in New Haven in the 1970s for … Continue reading

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Geospatial Data Collection

The collection of spatially referenced data is becoming increasingly important.  The capture of spatial data can be performed in many ways, some simple and some complex.  SML Map Department GIS Assistant, Stacey Maples, will briefly explain several of the methods … Continue reading

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Facebook office hours

Robin Ladouceur will be holding office hours for Facebook related questions: Wed. Sept. 17th and Thu. Sept. 18th between 2:00 and 3:00 pm. CORRECTION!!! She will be available at the tables right outside Barbara Rockenbach’s office in the Collaborative Learning … Continue reading

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Facebook

12/03/08 A recent article on Facebook, http://www.onpointradio.org/shows/2008/11/digital-youth/. Facebook, http://www.facebook.com, is an online social networking website that was launched in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg. Robin Ladouceur, Instructional Design Specialist, introduced Facebook. Robin began by polling the audience about their use of … Continue reading

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Travel Abroad

Learn about internships, research, study abroad, fellowships, and international library resources. Staff from the Center for International Experience and the International Programs Librarian will be at the Collaborative Learning Center (CLC) desk every Tuesday from 1:00 – 2:00pm. The CLC … Continue reading

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