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Active Reading on Tablet Textbooks: Comparative Assessment of Two Systems

This article discusses an empirical study of a novel active reading support system compared to active reading features currently on the market. The study measures learning experience, process, and outcomes.

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Published online: May 4, 2017

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Early Literacy Texts: What Can They Tell Us?

This article explores the content of early American reading textbooks from 1825 to 1847. This is then used to provide insight into today's literacy practices.

Article: Print

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Article: Electronic

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From Folk Opera to the Printed Book in Early Twentieth-Century China

This is a study of a new type of popular reading text produced in early twentieth-century China under the influence of imported Western technology.

Article: Print

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Published online: February 10, 2017

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“Collect, Preserve, and Communicate”: Jeremy Belknap’s Republic of Letters and the Problems of Early American History Writing

This article discusses Jeremy Belknap’s design of an archival network in early national America, with emphasis on its proposed mission to preserve historical documents through the distribution of duplicate copies.

Article: Print

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Published online: December 9, 2016

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Issues in the Rebinding of Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts: Facing the Future, Conserving the Past, and Creating Useable Objects for Today

Why do institutions make the decisions they do regarding illuminated manuscripts? Although much can be learned from an original binding, full preservation isn’t always the best option for the future.

Article: Print

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Published online: December 9, 2016

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Preparing Teachers and Students in New Literacies: Closing the Digital Gap

Preparing students to read in a digital world requires more than simply acquiring devices for all. For teachers and students, a major paradigm shift is needed.

Article: Print

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Published online: October 12, 2015

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Digitization and Cataloging: Building Digital Representations of Antiquarian Texts

This paper describes the cataloging practices that support the management and use of digital content in scholarly projects to assess the digital edition of "Vetusta Monumenta," an antiquarian text.

Article: Print

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Published online: October 12, 2015

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Recognition and Authenticity in Life Writing

Using real people in literary works involves a number of ethical questions discussed in this paper applying moral philosophy.

Article: Print

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Published online: September 21, 2015

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Creating New Fiction for Low-educated Immigrant Adults: Leapfrogging to Digital

We describe an ongoing project whose aim is to write, produce, and make available short fiction books for adult immigrants learning to read for the first time.

Article: Print

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Published online: September 21, 2015

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The International Journal of the Book , Volume 13, Issue 4, December 2015

Issue: Electronic

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Issue: Print [Authors Only]

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Issue: Print

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