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Disciplines | ScholarWorks@GVSU | Grand Valley State University Research

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Explore Works in 227 Disciplines - Open Source

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Successful branding through naturally divergent character of open source marketing | opensource.com

Successful branding through naturally divergent character of open source marketing | opensource.com | MOOC, Open Source Initiatives, and Public Domain Materials | Scoop.it
Marketers can use some of the ideas suggested in this article to raise the profile of their open source brand and use it to grow their customer base.
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Hi there! Do you know if they make any plugins to protect against hackers?
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I work at the Rockford Public Library. The protest against e-book purchases was organized and driven by our own union workers. It was a small but very vocal group. Some of the protestors didn’t even live in Rockford and never used the library.
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Begins Today: A HathiTrust and DPLA Partnership

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The HathiTrust Digital Library will partner with the recently launched Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) to expand discovery and use of HathiTrust’s public domain and other openly available content.
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Springer Responds to Ebook Growth with Program for Colleges and Small Universities

In response to growing demand for ebook content, Springer has begun offering colleges and small universities complete collections of its ebook titles by copyright year.
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CNI: Not Another Cross-Search Tool: The Digital Commons Network

Jean-Gabriel Bankier President & Chief Executive Officer bepress In November 2012, bepress launched the Digital Commons Network to bring together scholarship...
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Uncommonly Open: The New Digital Commons Network - The Digital Shift

Uncommonly Open: The New Digital Commons Network - The Digital Shift | MOOC, Open Source Initiatives, and Public Domain Materials | Scoop.it
bepress' new Digital Commons Network helps users search hundreds of thousands of open access articles and other institutional repository content.
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Meet the Makers: Can a DIY movement revolutionize how we learn? - The Digital Shift

Meet the Makers: Can a DIY movement revolutionize how we learn? - The Digital Shift | MOOC, Open Source Initiatives, and Public Domain Materials | Scoop.it
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Guide to Finding Interesting Public Domain Works Online | The Public Domain Review

Guide to Finding Interesting Public Domain Works Online | The Public Domain Review | MOOC, Open Source Initiatives, and Public Domain Materials | Scoop.it
Overview This guide is intended to assist people who are interested in exploring interesting works which have entered the public dom...
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What is open source software? | opensource.com

What is open source software? | opensource.com | MOOC, Open Source Initiatives, and Public Domain Materials | Scoop.it
Open source commonly refers to software that uses an open development process and is licsened to include the source code. Find out what open source software is and how it works.
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Making has been going on in schools for many years in the traditional arts and practical arts departments.
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Lessons From the River: Introduction

I was 20 and living in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains when a friend of mine suggested that we train to be commercial river guides. It was the Spring of 1978, and a large snowpack had finally broken the drought of the mid-1970s.
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Library For All Builds Ebook Platform for Developing World

Library For All has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund an ebook platform that would enable the distribution of ebooks in the developing world.
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Cloudera Names New CEO - eWeek

Cloudera Names New CEO - eWeek | MOOC, Open Source Initiatives, and Public Domain Materials | Scoop.it
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He added that the announcement "reinforces Cloudera's commitment and investment in the Hadoop open-source community and the continued success of open-source initiatives." In a June 18 blog ...
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Creative Commons and open access to scholarly works: common myths about an imperfect match

Creative Commons and open access to scholarly works: common myths about an imperfect match | MOOC, Open Source Initiatives, and Public Domain Materials | Scoop.it
Adequate licensing and attribution of scholarly work in the digital age have presented many issues for scholarly and publishing communities. While many open access advocates consider Creative Commo...
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Uncommonly Open: The New Digital Commons Network - The Digital Shift

Uncommonly Open: The New Digital Commons Network - The Digital Shift | MOOC, Open Source Initiatives, and Public Domain Materials | Scoop.it
bepress' new Digital Commons Network helps users search hundreds of thousands of open access articles and other institutional repository content.
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OCLC, Redbox Launch Library-focused Community Entertainment Initiative - The Digital Shift

OCLC, Redbox Launch Library-focused Community Entertainment Initiative - The Digital Shift | MOOC, Open Source Initiatives, and Public Domain Materials | Scoop.it
Redbox and OCLC will sponsor arts festivals, concerts, outdoor movies, and other free public entertainment events in partnership with local libraries.
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