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    • Serials Spoken Here: Reports of Conferences, Institutes, and Seminars 

      Blythe, Kurt; Martin, Susan J.; McCormick, Elizabeth; Rumler, LeAnne (Taylor and Francis, 2016-02-09)
      This quarter’s column offers coverage of several sessions fromthe 35th Annual Charleston Conference, held November 4–7, 2015, in Charleston, South Carolina. The sessions detailed herein largely concern the optimal management ...
    • Singularity terrorism: Military meta-strategy in response to terror and technology 

      Evans, Woody (2013-08)
      This paper examines the responses to advanced and transformative technologies in military literature, attenuates the conclusions of earlier work suggesting that there is an “ignorance of transhumanism” in the military, ...
    • The Struggle for Open Mathematics Software 

      Evans, Woody (Information Today, Inc., 2015-03)
      Google announced in September 2014 that it would be working with SageMath to power the new SageMathCloud. The collaboration throws down a gauntlet against claims of ownership of mathematical truths. Wolfram Research is ...
    • Swarms are hell: Warfare as an anti-transhuman choice 

      Evans, Woody (Journal of Evolution & Technology, 2013-12)
      The use of advanced technologies, even of so-called transhuman technology, does not make militaries transhuman. Transhumanism includes dimensions of ethics that are themselves in direct conflict with many transhuman ...
    • Transhumanism (dot) mil: A bibliometric analysis of technoprogressive terms in military publications 

      Evans, Woody (University Libraries of the University of Nebraska--Lincoln, 2019-09)
      Has transhumanism influenced military thinking? Previous work found that transhumanist terms did not appear widely in military publications. The present work analyzes and improves on previous content analysis of transhumanist ...
    • Visualizing Library Data 

      Schuster, David (Texas Woman's University, 2015-08-07)
      Presentation done at the Cross Timbers Library Consortium. This is a review of Dashboards and how Texas Woman's University Libraries has started to visualize and prepare data for future use. Getting the data organized ...
    • Why they won't save us: Political dispositions in the conflicts of superheroes 

      Evans, Woody (Organization for Transformative Works, 2014)
      Comic book superheroes tend to be conservative and their opponents progressive. Here I explore the reasons for heroic conservatism, review recent disruptions to the trend, and consider what superhuman politics can tell us ...
    • Workaday democracy 

      Evans, Woody (Information Today, 2018-06)
      Do you live in a democracy? Do you work in a democracy? These are not rhetorical questions, but serious ones that we should all take some time to think through. As information professionals, our commitment to the free ...
    • Your library : There's an app for that 

      Wilson, Johnathan; Jones, Leigh Ann, Dr. (Texas Woman's University, 2014-05-22)
      Presentation by Johnathan Wilson and Dr. Leigh Ann Jones about using Mobile website apps in libraries.