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  1. Nov 2016
    1. questionnaires in random items

      Is this practical? What % of books do you prep with the questionnaires?

    2. compare your collection to sources most frequently cited in articles published in the leading journals.

      Can databases such as web of science provide a list based on this kind of citation information?

    3. measures do not consider unfilled information needs

      That's a tricky question... how do you know something is missing based on usage when it can't be used because it isn't there.

  2. Oct 2016
    1. Perhaps this book could be used in specific research projects about the history of a country. I

      alternative view - research source instead of information source

  3. Mar 2016
    1. Kolbe, K. (2005b, April). Perfectly capaMe kids. Paper pre-sented to Kansas State Department of Education,Kansas City, Kansas

      Is this still available?

    2. e pathologize thenatural abilities of those with different conativestrengths.

      The school system demands a specific mode of travel when a person may be comfortable swimming or or riding a bike and a natural at running and driving a car.

    3. Cona-tion is not goal-setting motivation or achievement,but the way in which a person with any degree ofmotivation or goal orientation goes about actingon that motivation and achieving those goals. F

      It is the preferred mode of travel. Do you walk, bike, swim or drive? Depending on the destination, one path is more efficient, but there are many destinations.

    4. nlike Snow's(1994) earlier work, Kolbe's model does not valuecertain conative talents over others. H

      Evaluation is registering as good or bad while enumeration lists the properties.

      The conative modes can be enumerated but shouldn't be evaluated as one is better than another. Working in a way that is compatible with the conative modes increases effectiveness.


  4. Feb 2016
    1. Computers as Persuasive Technology


  5. delivery.acm.org.proxy.ulib.uits.iu.edu delivery.acm.org.proxy.ulib.uits.iu.edu
    1. Beneficial ways do not always mean beneficial to the user. It can mean beneficial to the developer whose interest is not always benevolent

  6. Dec 2015
    1. gives Chinese exporters a huge advantage


      "Some economists, such as Paul Krugman, argue that Chinese currency devaluation helps China by boosting its exports, and hurts the United States by widening its trade deficit. ... Krugman has suggested that the United States should impose tariffs on Chinese goods"


      "Greg Mankiw, on the other hand, asserts that U.S. protectionism via tariffs will hurt the U.S. economy far more than Chinese devaluation. Similarly, others have stated that the undervalued yuan has actually hurt China more in the long run insofar that the undervalued yuan doesn’t subsidize the Chinese exporter, but subsidizes the American importer."

      [Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Currency_intervention#Chinese_Yuan Retrieved December 9, 2015]