Main Nav

ECAR publications range from short, timely research bulletins to major research reports. See descriptions of ECAR research publications. >

Search results

Showing 211 - 220 of 285 Results

Sort by:

IT and Higher Education: The View from the Supreme Court
January 4, 2005

This research bulletin discusses implications of U.S. Supreme Court decisions involving institutions of higher education and the ways in which colleges and universities can take advantage of tech…

A Framework for HIPAA IT Security Compliance: Leveraging for Security
December 7, 2004

This research bulletin describes a functional framework for higher education compliance with the HIPAA IT security final rule. The framework, which can be adapted for individual universities, inc…

Evaluating Course Management Technology: A Pilot Case Study
November 23, 2004

This research bulletin describes the results of a pilot case study at Brandeis University, Wesleyan University, and Williams College that was based on an evaluation framework for analyzing course…

Customer-Centered IT Support: Foundations, Principles, and Systems
November 9, 2004

To meet the IT support demands of more than 98,000 students and 15,000 faculty and staff across eight campuses, Indiana University developed a fully integrated Online Support Environment (OSE) th…

Digital Rights Management: Tools and Applications for Implementing DRM in a Digital Ecosystem
October 26, 2004

This research bulletin is the second of two devoted to digital rights management (DRM). It examines the components of a DRM ecosystem model for higher education and describes where policies need …

Digital Rights Management: An Ecosystem Model and Scenarios for Higher Education
October 12, 2004

This research bulletin is the first of two bulletins devoted to digital rights management (DRM). It suggests a model for a DRM "ecosystem" in the higher education community and demonstr…

Knowledge Management, Information Systems, and Organizations
September 28, 2004

This research bulletin demonstrates how knowledge management (KM), a human-centered approach to the integration of information systems within organizations, can be used to examine the overlapping…

Leading Innovation: Innovation Climate and IT Unit Effectiveness
September 14, 2004

This research bulletin provides new findings, insights, and recommendations relating to the relationship between IT unit effectiveness and the climate for innovation in higher education. It descr…

Integrating Information Literacy into the Academic Curriculum
August 31, 2004

Integrating information literacy into the academic curriculum requires the participation of technology specialists, faculty, librarians, and administrators. This research bulletin describes the i…

Measuring Innovation: A Plausible Strategy for Information Technology
August 17, 2004

Information technologies are often designed to measure the success of innovative strategies. This research bulletin presents a conceptual understanding of the process of change and innovation on …