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Bernhard Studer
BERNHARD STUDER (August 21, 1794 – May 2, 1887), Swiss geologist , was born at Büren , near Bern
Bern
. BIOGRAPHYHe was educated to become a clergyman, but his interests later switched to sciences. In 1815 he became a teacher of mathematics at the gymnasium in Bern, and during the following year, began studying geology at University of Göttingen
University of Göttingen
as a pupil of Johann Friedrich Ludwig Hausmann . He subsequently furthered his education at Freiburg , Berlin
Berlin
and Paris
Paris
. In 1825 he published his first major work, Beyträge zu einer Monographie der Molasse. Later on, he commenced his detailed investigations of the western Alps
Alps
, and published in 1834 his Geologie der westlichen Schweizer-Alpen
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Encyclopædia Britannica Eleventh Edition
The ENCYCLOPæDIA BRITANNICA ELEVENTH EDITION (1910–11) is a 29-volume reference work, an edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica
Encyclopædia Britannica
. It was developed during the encyclopaedia's transition from a British to an American publication. Some of its articles were written by the best-known scholars of the time. This edition of the encyclopedia is now in the public domain , but the outdated nature of some of its content makes its use as a source for modern scholarship problematic. Some articles have special value and interest to modern scholars as cultural artifacts of the 19th and early 20th centuries. Tens of thousands of its articles were copied directly into , where they still can be found
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John Wesley Judd
JOHN WESLEY JUDD CB (18 February 1840 – 3 March 1916) was a British geologist . He was born in Portsmouth
Portsmouth
the son of George and Jannette Judd and educated at the Royal School of Mines
Royal School of Mines
, where he later became Professor of Geology. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society
Fellow of the Royal Society
in 1877. He was President of the Geological Society
Geological Society
between 1886 and 1888 and awarded their Wollaston Medal
Wollaston Medal
in 1891. Notable pupils of his include Edgeworth David
Edgeworth David
, William Fraser Hume and Frederick Chapman . FAMILYHe married in 1878 Jeannie Frances, daughter of John Jeyes. REFERENCES * ^ "Library and Archive Catalogue". Royal Society
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Public Domain
The legal term PUBLIC DOMAIN refers to works whose exclusive intellectual property rights have expired, have been forfeited, have been expressly waived, or are inapplicable. For example, the works of Shakespeare
Shakespeare
and Beethoven , and most of the early silent films , are all now in the public domain by either being created before copyrights existed or by their copyright term expiring. Examples for works not covered by copyright which are therefore in the public domain, are the formulae of Newtonian physics , cooking recipes , and all software before 1974. Examples for works actively dedicated into public domain by their authors are reference implementations of cryptographic algorithms , NIH 's ImageJ , and the CIA
CIA
's World Factbook
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Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie
ALLGEMEINE DEUTSCHE BIOGRAPHIE (German : Universal German Biography) is one of the most important and most comprehensive biographical reference works in the German language
German language
. It was published by the Historical Commission of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences between 1875 and 1912 in 56 volumes, printed in Leipzig
Leipzig
by Duncker "> * ^ A B C Ebnet 2014 .REFERENCES * Reinert, Matthias, Schrott, Maximilian, Ebneth, Bernhard, Rehbein, Malte, Team Deutsche Biographie et al., From Biographies to Data Curation - The Making of www.deutsche-biographie.de, in: BD2015. Biographical Data in a Digital World. Proceedings of the First Conference on Biographical Data in a Digital World 2015. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, April 9, 2015, ed. by. Serge ter Braake, Antske Fokkens, Ronald Sluijter, Thierry Declerck, Eveline Wandl-Vogt, CEUR Workshop Proceedings Vol-1399. , p
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Geneva
GENEVA (/dʒɪˈniːvə/ , French : Genève , Arpitan : Genèva , German : Genf , Italian : Ginevra , Romansh : Genevra) is the second most populous city in Switzerland
Switzerland
(after Zürich
Zürich
) and is the most populous city of the Romandy , the French-speaking part of Switzerland. Situated where the Rhône exits Lake Geneva , it is the capital of the Republic
Republic
and Canton of Geneva . The municipality (ville de Genève) has a population (as of December 2016 ) of 198,979, and the canton (which is essentially the city and its inner-ring suburbs) has 489,524 residents. In 2014, the compact agglomération du Grand Genève had 946,000 inhabitants in 212 communities in both Switzerland
Switzerland
and France
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American Academy Of Arts And Sciences
Coordinates : 42°22′51″N 71°06′37″W / 42.380755°N 71.110256°W / 42.380755; -71.110256 American Academy of Arts and Sciences
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
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Library Of Congress Control Number
The LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CONTROL NUMBER (LCCN) is a serially based system of numbering cataloging records in the Library of Congress
Library of Congress
in the United States. It has nothing to do with the contents of any book, and should not be confused with Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Classification . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Format * 3 See also * 4 References * 5 External links HISTORYThe LCCN numbering system has been in use since 1898, at which time the acronym LCCN originally stood for Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Card Number. It has also been called the Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Catalog Card Number, among other names. The Library of Congress
Library of Congress
prepared cards of bibliographic information for their library catalog and would sell duplicate sets of the cards to other libraries for use in their catalogs
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International Standard Name Identifier
The INTERNATIONAL STANDARD NAME IDENTIFIER (ISNI) is an identifier for uniquely identifying the public identities of contributors to media content such as books, television programmes, and newspaper articles. Such an identifier consists of 16 digits. It can optionally be displayed as divided into four blocks. It was developed under the auspices of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) as Draft International Standard 27729; the valid standard was published on 15 March 2012. The ISO technical committee 46, subcommittee 9 ( TC 46/SC 9 ) is responsible for the development of the standard. ISNI can be used to disambiguate names that might otherwise be confused, and links the data about names that are collected and used in all sectors of the media industries
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Institute For Advanced Technology In The Humanities
Coordinates : 37°32′12.2″N 78°30′20″W / 37.536722°N 78.50556°W / 37.536722; -78.50556 THIS ARTICLE HAS MULTIPLE ISSUES. Please help IMPROVE IT or discuss these issues on the TALK PAGE . (Learn how and when to remove these template messages ) This article NEEDS ADDITIONAL CITATIONS FOR VERIFICATION . Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources . Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (January 2017) (Learn how and when to remove this template message ) The topic of this article MAY NOT MEET\'S NOTABILITY GUIDELINES FOR COMPANIES AND ORGANIZATIONS . Please help to establish notability by citing reliable secondary sources that are independent of the topic and provide significant coverage of it beyond its mere trivial mention
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
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Historical Dictionary Of Switzerland
The HISTORICAL DICTIONARY OF SWITZERLAND is an encyclopedia on the history of Switzerland that aims to take into account the results of modern historical research in a manner accessible to a broader audience. The encyclopedia is published by a foundation under the patronage of the Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences (SAGW/ASSH) and the Swiss Historical Society (SGG-SHH) and is financed by national research grants. Besides a staff of 35 at the central offices, the contributors include 100 academic advisors, 2500 historians and 100 translators. CONTENTS * 1 Print edition * 2 On-line edition * 3 Lexicon Istoric Retic * 4 Bibliography * 5 External links PRINT EDITION Example of one page (French version, volume 3, page 506)
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Bibliothèque Nationale De France
The BIBLIOTHèQUE NATIONALE DE FRANCE (BNF; French: ) is the National Library of France
France
, located in Paris
Paris
. It is the national repository of all that is published in France. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 New buildings * 3 Mission * 4 Manuscript
Manuscript
collection * 5 Digital library * 6 Popular culture * 7 See also * 8 References * 9 Further reading * 10 External links HISTORYThe National Library of France
France
traces its origin to the royal library founded at the Louvre Palace by Charles V in 1368. Charles had received a collection of manuscripts from his predecessor, John II , and transferred them to the Louvre
Louvre
from the Palais de la Cité
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Système Universitaire De Documentation
The SYSTèME UNIVERSITAIRE DE DOCUMENTATION or SUDOC is a system used by the libraries of French universities and higher education establishments to identify, track and manage the documents in their possession. The catalog, which contains more than 10 million references, allows students and researcher to search for bibliographical and location information in over 3,400 documentation centers
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Geological Society Of London
The GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF LONDON, known commonly as the GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY, is a learned society based in the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
. It is the oldest national geological society in the world and the largest in Europe with more than 12,000 Fellows. Fellows are entitled to the postnominal FGS (Fellow of the Geological Society), over 2,000 of whom are Chartered Geologists (CGeol). The Society is a Registered Charity , No. 210161. It is also a member of the Science Council , and is licensed to award Chartered Scientist to qualifying members
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Jules Marcou
JULES MARCOU (April 20, 1824 – April 17, 1898) was a French , Swiss and American geologist . BIOGRAPHYHe was born at Salins , in the département of Jura , in France
France
. He was educated at Besançon
Besançon
and at the Collège Saint Louis, Paris
Paris
. After completing his studies, he made several excursions through Switzerland
Switzerland
to recover his health. These trips led him to devote himself to natural science. During these trips, he met Jules Thurmann (1804-1855), who in turn introduced him to Louis Agassiz
Louis Agassiz
. In 1845, he worked with Thurmann on a geological survey of the Jura mountains . He was appointed assistant in the mineralogical department of the Sorbonne
Sorbonne
in 1846, and also classified its collection of fossils
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