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Account by Bakhtawar Shah on Cultural Events
Recording of Bakhtawar Shah recalling cultural events in the Nagar dialect.
Account by Mohammad Nadir Khan on Hemaz
Recording of Mohammad Nadir Khan reciting an account of the cultural festival of Hemaz. He is speaking in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Account by Muhammad Wazir Khan on Burusho culture
Recording of Muhammid Wazir Khan (Wazir Shafi), a speaker of the Yasin dialect of Burushaski, reciting a narrative on Burusho culture.
Account by Pari Nimo on a historical narrative and a poem
Recording of Pari Nimo reciting a Historical Narrative through a poem in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski.
Account by Raja Abdul Hamid of a personal story
Recording of Raja Abdul Hamid reciting a personal story in the Nagar dialect. Hamid tells us where and when he was born, his ancestry in the Royal family, his education, and his enrollment into the freedom fighters.
Account by Ramzan Ali and Fida on The War on Seyachin Border
Recording of Fida and Ramzan Ali reciting a personal account of a war on the Seyachin border in the Nagar dialect.
Account by Sher Ahmed
Recording of Sher Ahmed reciting a personal narrative in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski.
Account by Wazir Abbas discussing the history of Polo
Recording of Wazir Abbas telling the History of Polo in the Nagar dialect. Abbas claims that the modern version of Polo on horses originated in Nagar. He then tells of a battle between the people of Nagar and Hunza.
Account of a Personal Story by Khumel [unedited]
Recording of Khumel reciting a personal account in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski.
Account on Burusho Culture
Recording of Gismali Nigar narrating an account on Burusho culture in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Account on Burusho Weddings [HIDE]
Recording of Durdana Khan reciting an account of the cultural traditions of burusho weddings in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Account on the History of Polo
Transcription and translation of the recording of Wazir Abbas, a speaker of Nagar Burushaski, giving narrating the history of Polo in the region.
Beyond Searching Metadata
Poster presented at the 2012 Texas Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) Annual Conference. This poster discusses information discovery and strategies for creating consistency in metadata schemas.
Beyond Size and Search: Building Contextual Mass in Digital Aggregations for Scholarly Use
This paper discusses building contextual mass in digital aggregations for scholarly use.
Building a Framework of Metadata Change to Support Knowledge Management
Article on building a framework of metadata change to support knowledge management.
Call Number, Volume 69, Number 1, Spring 2010
Call Number is a twice yearly (spring and fall) magazine of the College of Information at the University of North Texas. The periodical contains information about professors, news in the departments, and the school's alumni.
Call Number, Volume 69, Number 2, Fall 2010
Call Number is a twice yearly (spring and fall) magazine of the College of Information at the University of North Texas. The periodical contains information about professors, news in the departments, and the school's alumni.
Call Number, Volume 70, Number 1, Spring 2011
Call Number is a twice yearly (spring and fall) magazine of the College of Information at the University of North Texas. The periodical contains information about professors, news in the departments, and the school's alumni.
Call Number, Volume 70, Number 2, Fall 2011
Call Number is a twice yearly (spring and fall) magazine of the College of Information at the University of North Texas. The periodical contains information about professors, news in the departments, and the school's alumni.
Call Number, Volume 70, Number 2, Fall 2011
Call Number is a twice yearly (spring and fall) magazine of the College of Information at the University of North Texas. The periodical contains information about professors, news in the departments, and the school's alumni.
Call Number, Volume 71, Number 1, Spring 2012
Call Number is a twice yearly (spring and fall) magazine of the College of Information at the University of North Texas. The periodical contains information about professors, news in the departments, and the school's alumni.
Call Number, Volume 71, Number 1, Spring 2012
Call Number is a twice yearly (spring and fall) magazine of the College of Information at the University of North Texas. The periodical contains information about professors, news in the departments, and the school's alumni.
Cataloger Tasks: Work In Progress
This presentation discusses cataloging tasks, including Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR), Functional Requirements for Authority Data (FRAD), Functional Requirements for Subject Authority Data (FRSAD), and concepts related to the tasks and decisions involved in cataloging.
Challenges for Educational Technologists in the 21st Century
This article describes the challenges that 21st century educational technologists are, and will be addressing as they undertake the effective integration of new technologies into K-12 educational systems and learning environments.
Collaboration and Crowdsourcing: The Cases of Multilingual Digital Libraries
Article discussing research on collaboration and crowdsourcing. The purpose of the study is to understand existing multilingual digital libraries and to suggest strategies for building and sustaining multilingual digital libraries.
Collection-Level Subject Access in Aggregations of Digital Collections: Metadata Application and Use
This doctoral dissertation is about collection-level subject access in aggregations of digital collections. The author discusses metadata richness and user interaction.
Competencies Required for Digital Curation: An Analysis of Job Advertisements
Article discussing competencies required for digital curation. The results of the analysis show that digital curation jobs are characterized by a complex interplay of various skills and knowledge. The findings of this study present emerging requirements for a qualified workforce in the field of digital curation.
Competency-Based Approach for Curriculum Development in Digital Curation
Presentation for the Association of Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) Annual Conference. This presentation discusses a competency-based approach for curriculum development in digital curation.
Conceptualizing the emerging field of smart learning environments
This article suggests that a convergence of advances and developments in epistemology, psychology, and technology provide a foundation for the planning and implementation of smart learning environments. It includes an approach for the evaluation of smart learning environments.
Contextual Metadata in Digital Aggregations: Application of Collection-Level Subject Metadata and its Role in User Interactions and Information Retrieval
Article discussing a study of contextual metadata in digital aggregations. Results of this study prove importance of provision of collection-level metadata in general and subject metadata in particular to enhance user experiences and information retrieval in digital libraries.
Conversation with Abdullah about items of traditional use
Recording of Abdullah discussing the tools and utensils created and used by older Burusho generations. A speaker of the Nagar dialect of Burushaski, Abdullah recalls the names and uses of several utensils, such as watermills, mousetraps, digging sticks, stone grinders to name a few.
Conversation with Ali Murad Khan on the history of music
Recording of Ali Murad Khan discussing the history of local music. In this recording, which is in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski, Khan talks about the life of musicians.
Conversation with Badshai Khan over the contributions of people
Recording of Badshai Khan, also known as Tataku, discussing the contributions made by common people. Tataku is a speaker of the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Bulbul-e-Yasin on Burushaski literature
Recording of Bulbul-e-Yasin discussing burushaski literature in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Bulbul-e-Yasin on Burusho Culture
Recording of Bulbul-e-Yasin discussing burusho culture in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Dr. Faiz Aman on Burushaski words
Recording of Dr. Faiz Aman discussing words in the Burushaski language, discussed in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Dr. Faiz Aman on Burusho society
Recording of Dr. Faiz Aman discussing burusho society in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Fida and Ramzan Ali on a Historical Dispute in Minapin
Recording of Ramzan Ali and Fida discussing a historical dispute in Minapin, in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski. Minapin is a town in the Nagar district in Gilgit-Baltistān, Pakistan.
Conversation with Ghulam Hassan discussing the history of Burushaski storytelling
A recording of Ghulam Hassan discussing the tradition of storytelling in Hunza. Spoken in the Hunza dialect, Hassan spoke about the gathering of people in older times, gather around animals prepared for winter and telling stories.
Conversation with Ghulamuddin Hunzai on orthography of Burushaski
Recording of Ghulamuddin Hunzai discussing, in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski, the orthography proposed for the language Burushaski.
Conversation with Gul Nadir Khan and Wazir Shafi on Burushaski words
Recording of Gul Nadir Khan and Wazir Khan having a conversation in the Yasin dialect about words in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Jamsheed Ali
Recording of Jamsheed Ali talking in the Srinagar dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Laila Khan on the names of the months
Recording of Laila Khan discussing the names of the months in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Naseema Ali over the background story of a proverb
Recording of Naseema Ali explaining the background story of a proverb in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Nigar and Wazir Shafi on activities done in different months
Recording of Wazir Shafi and Nigar discussing what activities are done in different months in the Yasin dialect of Buruashski.
Conversation with Panjirash on herbal medicine
Recording of Panjirash discussing herbal medicine in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Phuk on Boyu
Recording of Phuk discussing Boyu in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Qimat Shah
Recording of QImat Shah chatting in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Conversation with Raja Jamsheed Ali
Recording of Raja Jamsheed Ali having a discussion.
Conversation with Raja Jamsheed Ali and Raja Safdar Ali
Recording of Raja Safdar Ali and Raja Jamsheed Ali discussing a couplet in the Srinagar dialect of Burushaski.