21 Matching Annotations
  1. May 2019
    1. , we find only 135 Hypothes.is annotations across the >9000 papers of the nine282services we examined

      I wonder if there is any variation in this across the services. Do some disciplines lend themselves better to the use of annotation. Perhaps disciplines with a longer history of collaborative annotation would make better use of it.

  2. Feb 2019
    1. every individual has the means to decide how their knowledge is governed and managed to address their needs
    2. knowledge commons

      The idea of a "knowledge commons" was referenced in the book, "Campesino a Campesino: Voices from Latin America’s Farmer to Farmer Movement for Sustainable Agriculture" by Eric Holt-Giménez in the context of agroecological knowledge inherent in agrarian communities in Latin America.

    3. independent

      What does independent mean in this context?

    4. define the conditions under which their knowledge can (or cannot) be accessed, utilised, and shared

      Contracts that allow for the definition of how knowledge may be used and disseminated.

  3. Aug 2018
    1. CGIAR Research Program on Roots, Tubers and Bananas (RTB)

      An organization to look into further.

    2. David Dudenhoefer is a Lima-based freelance journalist and communications consultant who specializes in agriculture, forests, indigenous issues and the environment.

      Writer with a focus on agriculture and indigenous issues.

    3. millions of the country’s smallholders have missed out on that prosperity

      Growth in agribusiness not extending to smaller, Andean region famers.

    1. the same 15 crops that accounted for 85 percent of total harvested area in 1994 continued to account for approximately the same share of total harvested area in 2012

      15 crops account for 85% of harvested area

  4. Jul 2018
    1. Figure 3: Motor system with flip switch and potentiometer

      Please add a wiring diagram that would allow someone to reproduce this circuit.

    2. Figure 2: Basic demonstration of theinterior operationof the CIA device, which includedthe gear train system, rack and pinion system used for lubrication, rollers, and catheter like tubing.

      I side view of this assembly would make it easier to see how the components interact.

  5. Apr 2018
    1. In 2009, MIT passed a Faculty OA Policy, by unanimous vote of the faculty, “Each Faculty member grants to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology nonexclusive permission to make available his or her scholarly articles and to exercise the copyright in those articles for the purpose of open dissemination.”

      Can we do something similar at Stout?

  6. Mar 2018
    1. Science and engineering have a long tradition of offering solutions based on natural and built processes to improve quality of life and bring prosperity.

      Language can be found related to this in many engineering codes of ethics.

    1. Figure 8 on page 22 shows OA percentages for a number of engineering disciplines. Most of which appear near the bottom of the chart.

  7. Mar 2017
    1. "disciplinary shackles"

      I feel like an example of such a shackle in engineering is that OS software for solid modeling is only recently becoming fully featured.

    2. "design by a community"

      Interested in what is meant by this.

  8. Feb 2017
    1. Is there a link to the article? I'd love to see an example of what these students were working on.

  9. Jan 2016
    1. I’m equally bothered — no, furious — about the devaluation of teaching, which appears as a secondary or tertiary concern of many institutions.

      This seems to become increasingly common at public institutions as states reduce their financial support. Unis then chase other revenue streams, most likely federal indirect dollars.