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Investigating the Screwdriver: 25 Years of Technology Change

Description: Article broadly discussing some of the technological changes in vocational education over the last 25 years, as well as strategies for implementation and planning in the new millennium.
Date: 1998
Creator: Allen, Jeff M. & Wircenski, Jerry L.
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Information

Utilizing Emerging Technologies to Enhance Students' Engagement and Learning

Description: This poster discusses using clickers to improve students' classroom engagement and gauge students' understanding of the course materials during lecture classes, introducing emerging technologies to improve students' learning experiences, and introducing exergames such as Wii Sports and Wii Fit to promote students' motivation and engagement.
Date: April 12, 2013
Creator: Zhang, Tao
Item Type: Poster
Partner: UNT College of Education

Annual Report on the Environment and the Sound Material-Cycle Society in Japan 2007

Description: The annual report summarized the FY2006 status of the environment and the establishment of a sound material-cycle Society in Japan. It provides an overview of Global Warming and the technologies for mitigating Global Warming. The report also describes the government's role in environmental conservation, and the formation of a sound material-cycle society.
Date: 2007
Creator: Japan. Kankyōsho
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries

Young Latinos Use of Mobile Phones: A Cross-Cultural Study

Description: Article discussing a cross-cultural study designed to analyze how young people, operationalized in this study as people of Latino descent between the ages of 18-25, are using their mobile phone for various applications and what particular gratifications they derive from using the phone.
Date: 2009
Creator: Albarran, Alan B. & Hutton, Brian
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Meeting the Demands of Digital Scholarship: Challenges and Opportunities

Description: Paper accompanying a poster presentation for the 2005 ASIS&T Annual Conference. This paper provides an overall scenario in the areas of aggregating a variety of digital formats, archiving digital content, and innovative uses of digital library technologies.
Date: 2005
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw; Hartman, Cathy Nelson & Hastings, Samantha Kelly
Item Type: Paper
Partner: UNT Libraries

The Evolution of the Library

Description: This article discusses technological changes and the evolution of the library.
Date: November 2014
Creator: Monahan, Jo
Item Type: Article
Partner: UNT Libraries

[News Script: Preview of Progress Shown to Students]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the General Motors Preview of Progress, a highlight of futuristic technologies, which is touring seven Fort Worth schools.
Date: September 24, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Residential Energy Conservation

Description: An assessment by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that analyzes "the potential for conserving energy in homes in terms of energy and costs" and "reviews existing and promising technologies, and a broad set of issues affecting why these technologies are or are not used, how their level of use and effectiveness can be improved, and related Federal programs and policies" (p. iii).
Date: July 1979
Creator: United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department