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  1. New scholarly venues (e.g., conferences and journals) are emerging as research fields expand. Ranking these new venues is imperative to assist researchers, librarians, and research institutions. However, rankings based on traditional citation-based…
  2. Veliki Backi Kanal (VBK) is a very important waterway in Serbia and part of the Danube-Tisza-Danube hydro-system. VBK runs through the central part of Backa, connecting the rivers of Danube and Tisza, and as such possesses high unused tourism…
  3. The Elephant Marsh, a wetland in Southern Malawi, is important for fishing, agriculture, hunting and the collection of natural resources for the livelihoods of local communities. However, there has been increasing pressure driven by a changing…
  4. Tourism, in itself, is one of the main users of the environment and, implicitly, an important contributor to its deterioration. Intensification of tourist travel will naturally generate an increase of the negative environmental impacts and, in the…
  5. Spatiotemporal simulation of tourist town growth is important for research on land use/cover change under the influence of urbanization. Many scholars have shown great interest in the unique pattern of driving urban development with tourism…
  6. This paper investigates residents' preferences towards cruise tourism investment in their home port. The research uses data collected during the peak cruise season in 2011 at Messina, a port of call in Sicily, Italy. A generalized ordered logit…
  7. In the present paper we study Greek and Hungarian villages which have different levels of rural tourism development. Through the use of personal field research, interviews of entrepreneurs occupied in rural tourism, we evaluate the similarities and…
  8. This paper highlights the role that Higher Education Institutions (HEI's) can play in the development of place umbrella brands in a rural area of Italy. Place branding in rural areas is considered a wicked problem, since it must be managed by many…
  9. Actualización 2011. Estudio de REBIUN sobre de Ciencia 2.0 y las aplicaciones de la web social para la investigación. Se establecen tres categorías: compartir la investigación, compartir los recursos y compartir los resultados. Se describen las…
  10. Wenn man den Thesen von Tim O'Reilly1 folgt, ist „Web 2.0“ nicht nur eine Marketingworthülse oder eine Ansammlung von verschiedenen Internet-Technologien. Sicher gibt es Technologien und Strategien, die als Web 2.0-spezifisch gelten, wie die…
  11. The evaluation of information is a key element in information literacy, statistical literacy and data literacy. As such, all three literacies are inter-related. It is difficult to promote information literacy or data literacy without promoting…
  12. A quick introduction to Mendeley. Learn how Mendeley creates your personal digital library, how to organize and annotate documents, how to collaborate and share with colleagues, and how to generate citations and bibliographies.