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Adoption Factors of Ubiquitous Broadband

Sangwon Lee and Justin S. Brown.

in Beyond Broadband Access

June 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 5743 words.

This chapter focuses on the adoption factors of ubiquitous broadband that includes both fixed and mobile technologies. It first considers how both fixed and mobile broadband networks are...

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Adoption of Open Standards in Massachusetts

Brian Fitzgerald, Jay P. Kesan, Barbara Russo, Maha Shaikh and Giancarlo Succi.

in Adopting Open Source Software

October 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 4173 words.

This chapter examines the history of the open standards policy in Massachusetts, focusing on the open formats policy. It explains that the open standards policy persisted due to a strong...

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Advances in Cyber Security

Edited by D. Frank Hsu and Dorothy Marinucci.

April 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 272 pages.

In this book, the world's foremost cyber security experts share critical practical knowledge on how the cyberspace ecosystem is structured, how it functions, and what we can do to protect...

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Agard, Arthur (1535/6–1615), archivist and antiquary

G. H. Martin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1432 words.

Agard, Arthur (1535/6–1615), archivist and antiquary, was born at Foston, Derbyshire, the second of the three sons of Clement Agard of Foston and his wife, Eleanor, daughter of Thomas...

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Ahern, Mary Eileen

Barbara B. Brand.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1027 words.

Ahern, Mary Eileen (01 October 1860–22 May 1938), librarian and editor, was born on a farm southwest of Indianapolis, Indiana, to William Ahern, a farmer, and Mary O’Neill, both Irish...

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<i>Alexander Anderson (1775–1870), Wood Engraver and Illustrator: An Annotated Bibliography</i>. B<span class="smallCaps">y</span> J<span class="smallCaps">ane</span> R. P<span class="smallCaps">omeroy</span>.

Iain Bain.

in The Library

December 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Bibliography; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 0 words.

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Alexander, William (1767–1816), artist and museum curator

Richard Garnett.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 977 words.

Alexander, William (1767–1816), artist and museum curator, was born at Maidstone, Kent, on 10 April 1767, one of the three sons and one daughter of Harry Alexander, a coachbuilder. A pencil...

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<i>Alle origini dell’editoria volgare. Niccolò Zoppino da Ferrara a Venezia. Annali (1503–1544)</i>. By L<span class="smallCaps">orenzo</span> B<span class="smallCaps">aldacchini</span>

Neil Harris.

in The Library

June 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Bibliography; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 3010 words.

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Allen, Joel Asaph

Keir B. Sterling.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1419 words.

Allen, Joel Asaph (19 July 1838–29 August 1921), zoologist and museum official, was born near Springfield, Massachusetts, the son of Joel Allen, a carpenter, housebuilder, and later a...

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Allibone, Samuel Austin

Martin J. Manning.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 754 words.

Allibone, Samuel Austin (17 April 1816–02 September 1889), lexicographer and librarian, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The family record is sketchy; genealogical records indicate...

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