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  • Parsing Techniques. Second Edition: A Practical Guide 

    Grune, Dick; Jacobs, Ceriel J.H. (Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, 2008)
    This second edition arose out of our readers’ demands to read about new developments and our desire to write about them. Although parsing techniques is not a fast-moving field, it does move. When the first edition went to ...
  • Economics – Theory Through Applications 

    Cooper, Russell; John, Andrew (The Saylor Foundation, 2012)
    Chapter 1: What Is Economics? Chapter 2: Microeconomics in Action. Chapter 3: Macroeconomics in Action. Chapter 4: Everyday Decisions. Chapter 5: Life Decisions. Chapter 6: eBay and craigslist. Chapter 7: Where Do Prices ...
  • Phylotranscriptomic analysis uncovers a wealth of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases variants in echinoderms 

    Clouse, Ronald M. (2015)
    Tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases (TIMPs) help regulate the extracellular matrix (ECM) in animals, mostly by inhibiting matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs). They are important activators of mutable collagenous tissue ...
  • Preadvanced Japanese 

    Konomi, Emiko (Portland State University Library, 2014)
    Preadvanced Japanese is designed for students who have intermediate competency in Japanese, roughly at Level 2 on the ILR (The Interagency Language Roundtable) proficiency scale, and are working on reaching Level 3. This ...
  • The Adventure of Physics - Vol. VI: The Strand model-A Speculation on Unification 

    Schiller, Christoph (Olympiadis trigesimae primae, 2016)
    Chapter 1: From millennium physics to unification - the open issues of fundamental physics. Chapter 2: Physics in limit statements - simplifying physics as much as possible. Chapter 3: General relativity versus quantum ...
  • The Basics of General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry 

    Ball, David; Hill, John; Scott, Rhonda (The Saylor Foundation, 2011)
    Chapter 1: Chemistry, Matter, and Measurement. Chapter 2: Elements, Atoms, and the Periodic Table. Chapter 3: Ionic Bonding and Simple Ionic Compounds. Chapter 4: Covalent Bonding and Simple Molecular Compounds.
  • Principles of Sociological Inquiry – Qualitative and Quantitative Methods 

    Blackstone, Amy (The Saylor Foundation, 2012)
    Chapter 1: Introduction. Chapter 2: Linking Methods With Theory. Chapter 3: Research Ethics. Chapter 4: Beginning a Research Project. Chapter 5: Research Design. Chapter 6: Defining and Measuring Concepts. Chapter 7: ...
  • Social Science Research: Principles, Methods, and Practices 

    Bhattacherjee, Anol (University of South Florida, 2012)
    Chapter 1: Science and Scientific Research. Chapter 2: Thinking Like a Researcher. Chapter 3: The Research Process. Chapter 4: Theories in Scientific Research. Basics of Empirical Research. Chapter 5: Research Design. ...
  • College Success 

    Beiderwell, Bruce; Tse, Linda; Lochhaas, Tom (University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing, 2015)
    Chapter 1: You and Your College Experience. Chapter 2: Staying Motivated, Organized, and On Track. Chapter 3: Thinking about Thought. Chapter 4: Listening, Taking Notes, and Remembering. Chapter 5: Reading to Learn. Chapter ...
  • The Adventure of Physics - Vol. V: Motion inside matter-pleasure, Technology and stars 

    Schiller, Christoph (Olympiadis trigesimae primae, 2016)
    Chapter 1: Motion for enjoying life. Chapter 2: Changing the world with quantum theory. Chapter 3: Quantum electrodynamics - the origin of virtual reality. Chapter 4: Quantum mechanics with gravitation - the first approach. ...
  • Sociology: Understanding and Changing the Social World 

    Barkan, Steven (University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing, 2016)
    Chapter 1: Sociology and the Sociological Perspective. Chapter 2: Eye on Society: Doing Sociological Research. Chapter 3: Culture. Chapter 4: Socialization. Chapter 5: Social Structure and Social Interaction. Chapter 6: ...
  • Remote sensing and conservation of isolated indigenous villages in Amazonia 

    Walker, Robert S.; Hamilton, Marcus J.; Groth, Aaron A. (2014)
    The vast forests on the border between Brazil and Peru harbour a number of indigenous groups that have limited contact with the outside world. Accurate estimates of population sizes and village areas are essential to begin ...
  • Comprehensive Individualized Curriculum and Instructional Design: Curriculum and Instruction for Students with Developmental Disabilities/Autism Spectrum Disorders 

    Sennott, Samuel; Loman, Sheldon (Portland State University Library, 2015)
    Chapter 1: Guiding Principles for Developing Comprehensive and Meaningful Instruction for Individuals with Complex Needs by Sheldon L. Loman, provides readers with practical resources to develop their repertoire of tools ...
  • The Information Literacy User's Guide: An Open, Online Textbook 

    Bernnard, Deborah; Bobish, Greg; Bullis, Daryl (Open SUNY Textbooks, 2014)
    Chapter 1 Identify: Understanding Your Information Need. Chapter 2 Scope: Knowing What Is Available. Chapter 3 Plan: Developing Research Strategies. Chapter 4 Gather: Finding What You Need. Chapter 5 Evaluate: Assessing ...
  • Human Relations 

    Dias, Laura (The Saylor Foundation, 2012)
    Chapter 1: What Is Human Relations? Chapter 2: Achieve Personal Success. Chapter 3: Manage Your Stress. Chapter 4: Communicate Effectively. Chapter 5: Be Ethical at Work. Chapter 6: Understand Your Motivations. Chapter 7: ...
  • Writing In College: From Competence to Excellence 

    Guptill, Amy (Open SUNY Textbooks, 2016)
    Writing in College is designed for students who have largely mastered high-school level conventions of formal academic writing and are now moving beyond the five-paragraph essay to more advanced engagement with text. It ...
  • Leading with Cultural Intelligence 

    Moua, Mai (The Saylor Foundation, 2012)
    Chapter 1: Culturally Intelligent Leadership Matters. Chapter 2: Understanding Culture. Chapter 3: Cultural Intelligence Defined. Chapter 4: Thinking About Thinking. Chapter 5: I Think I Can and I Will. Chapter 6: Adapting ...
  • Writing Spaces Web Writing Style Guide 

    Multiple Authors (Press Open Textbook, 2011)
    The Writing Spaces Web Writing Style Guide was created as a crowdsourcing project of Collaborvention 2011: A Computers and Writing Unconference. College writing teachers from around the web joined together to create this ...
  • International Trade: Theory and Policy 

    Suranovic, Steve (The Saylor Foundation, 2010)
    Chapter 1: Introductory Trade Issues: History, Institutions, and Legal Framework. Chapter 2: The Ricardian Theory of Comparative Advantage. Chapter 3: The Pure Exchange Model of Trade. Chapter 4: Factor Mobility and Income ...
  • Writing Spaces: Readings on Writing Vol. I 

    Lowe, Charlie; Zemliansky, Pavel (Parlor Press, 2010)
    Ch. 1: Introduction: Open Source Composition Texts Arrive for College Writers by Robert E. Cummings. Ch. 2: What is Academic Writing by L. Lennie Irvin. Ch. 3: So You've Got a Writing Assignment. Now What? by Corrine E. ...

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