Cheminfo Retrieval Fifth Class FA09

submitted by: jcbradley
The fifth Chemical Information Retrieval class at Drexel University on October 22, 2009 started out with covering the new 3D structure viewer introduced recently at PLoS ONE to provide ideas for students doing a multimedia project this term. The current student answers to the chemistry publishing FAQ are then discussed. The reason for removing glatiramer acetate from ChemSpider is explained and a few databases (Wikipedia, PubChem, DrugBank) are visited that still contain the incorrect...

Cheminfo Retrieval Fourth Class FA09

submitted by: jcbradley
This is a recording of the fourth class on Chemical Information Retrieval on Oct 15, 2009 at Drexel University. It starts with some tips on removing formatting from Wikispaces pages, the Drexel Cisco VPN client for accessing paid subscriptions off campus and how to link to a DOI. The first two assignments for the class are then described. The first involves summarizing each paragraph of an article and an option to use AcaWiki is demonstrated. The second involves filling in an FAQ for...

Cheminfo Retrieval Second Class FA09

submitted by: jcbradley

This is a recording of the second class on Chemical Information Retrieval on Oct 1, 2009 at Drexel University. The first part involves technical details about using the Wikispaces site and the rest is an open ended discussion of topics relating to publishing in science and chemistry: primary and secondary/tertiary sources, Open Access, copyright and Web2.0

Chemical Information Retrieval class 1 FA09

submitted by: jcbradley

Jean-Claude Bradley introduces Chemical Information Retrieval (CHEM 367 and CHEM 767) at Drexel University with an overview of topics to be covered. See class wiki at for details.

NISO-BISG Standards Landscape: Michael Smith on IDPF and EPUB

submitted by: TAC_NISO

Michael Smith, Executive Director of the International Digital Publishing Forum, presents on the EPUB standard during the NISO/BISG Standards Landscape Forum at the American Library Association. More information about the program is available at:

Statistical Analysis and Data Mining

submitted by: TimHowles
Presented by John Elder, Elder Research, Inc. and the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA. John Elder and Elsevier Publishers are delighted to present this short video, extracted from training material produced by Elder Research, Inc. In this video, John introduces some of the mistakes to avoid during the data mining process. This video will be of interest to business intelligence organisations and financial analysts, but also to anyone needing to extract information from large...

The CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System Version 1.0.

submitted by: cmatiuk

CUAHSI 12/1/2006 Cyberseminar presentation by David Maidment, University of Texas, Austin

CUAHSI Hydrologic Information Systems: A Community Briefing

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CUAHSI 10/28/2005 Cyberseminar presentation by David Maidment Maidment, University of Texas, Austin

Online Pedagogy e-learning pedagogy

submitted by: mcweadon

McWeadon Professor Badrul Khan discusses Online Pedagogy e-learning pedagogy online education distance education.

The Living Matrix

submitted by: thelivingmatrix
"The Living Matrix: The Science of Healing," trailer; The movie uncovers new ideas about the intricate web of factors that determine our health and interviews a group of dedicated scientists, psychologists, bioenergetic researchers and holistic practitioners, who are finding healing potential in new places. (The energetic information-based medicine looks particularly powerful.)