IPICK - Selecting Books that are "Just Right!"
When we are selecting books to read in our 2nd grade classroom, we remember the acronym, I PICK. Listen are we explain what each letter means. (1:57)
Ten Principles of Economics, Translated
This five minute video is a good humored approach to the major elements of economics. Well done and insightful for advanced students, except that it is difficult, bordering on impossible, to see the slides used.
ISS Update - April 26, 2011
The International Space Station video update for April 26, 2011.
ISS Update - April 27, 2011
The International Space Station video update for April 27, 2011.
Views of England
England is seen from the orbiting International Space Station.
New Fossil Solves Puzzle of Mammalian Evolution
Paleontologists from the American Museum of Natural History and the Chinese Academy of Sciences announce the discovery of Liaoconodon hui, a complete fossil mammal from the Mesozoic found in China that includes the long-sought transitional middle ear.
Question 3 for an astronaut in space
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Authors@Google: Dan Sinker
Dan Sinker, author of the satirical @MayorEmanuel Twitter feed, sits down with Google's Brian Fitzpatrick to talk about the logistics of real-time storytelling, the unexpected growth of the anonymous account, and the media attention that followed Sinker's 'outing'. Dan Sinker teaches in the journalism department at Columbia College Chicago where he focuses on entrepreneurial journalism and the mobile web. He is the author of the popular @MayorEmanuel twitter account and is the creator of the el
Klimaatconferentie in Lima : Actualiteit In deze les onderzoeken we hoe internationale samenwerking een wereld van verschil kan maken in het klimaatbeleid, maar tegelijkertijd bekijken we kritisch de drempels op weg naar een constructieve internationale samenwerking. Wie heeft invloed en …
In deze les onderzoeken we hoe internationale samenwerking een wereld van verschil kan maken in het klimaatbeleid, maar tegelijkertijd bekijken we kritisch de drempels op weg naar een constructieve internationale samenwerking. Wie heeft invloed en …
This case study describes the use of pod casts to support and enhance student decision making in the development and running of a new simulated company using business simulation software
Guide to the Microfilmed Records of the Congregation Beth Hamedrash Hagodol, 1893-1928
The microfilmed records of the Congregation Beth Hamadrash Hagodol, Pittsburgh contains a minute book, general ledger, record book of seat pew holders, non-members book, and a record book of the committee to handle burials.
Guide to the Records of Leonard P. Kane Relating to the Appraisal of Properties for Proposed Nike Mi
This collection contains the property appraisal records of Leonard P. Kane, appraiser, for private property to be used by the United States Army for the building of twelve Nike air defense missile bases surrounding Pittsburgh, PA, 1954-1958.
Boston Consulting Group Matrix - Mini Lecture
This is a mini-lecture on Boston Consulting Group's Product Portfolio Matrix.
Barret Library Information Desk
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Peabody Hotel, Memphis, Tennessee
This is an eye-level view of the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee about 1935. In 1925, this $5 million hotel, designed by architect Walter Ahlschlager, opened at its present downtown Memphis location on Union Avenue. This image is part of a souvenir folder postcard set entitled Memphis Tennessee The Gateway to the South and the West.
Shelby County Building, Memphis, Tennessee, about 1938
This is a view of the Shelby County Building at the Mis-South Fair Grounds in Memphis, Tennessee. The entrance to the fair grounds is in the foreground.,A 3x5 photographic postcard which is part of a folder entitled: Memphis Tennessee, The Gateway to the South and West, about 1938
Reelfoot Lake near Memphis, Tennessee
This is a view of Reelfoot Lake which local history states that the lake was formed after the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811–1812 and that the Mississippi River flowed backward for 10-24 hours to fill it. The photo is by the State of Tennessee Department of Conservation.,A 3x5 photographic postcard which is part of a folder entitled: Memphis Tennessee, The Gateway to the South and West, about 1940
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Carnegie Morrison Library (circa 1912)
View looking northeast toward Carnegie Morrison Libary on the campus of Fairmount College, circa 1912. In 1911 a petition called for the Carnegie Library to be renamed for the late President Nathan J. Morrison who was largely responsible for its creation.