Welcome to Huskie Commons
Huskie Commons is Northern Illinois University's digital repository, a secure virtual space in which we collect, preserve, and provide access to the scholarly and artistic works created by the NIU community. From peer-reviewed articles authored by faculty to honors capstone projects created by students to electronic theses and dissertations, Huskie Commons showcases the intellectual output of NIU's faculty, staff, students, and organizations.
When you deposit your materials into Huskie Commons, you receive an enduring link to your materials and the Library assumes the responsibility of preserving them into the future.
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(Northern Illinois University, 2019-04-22)The maternal mortality rate in the United States is among the highest of all industrialized countries. It has also been increasing for over twenty years, and at a disproportionately higher rate for women of various ethnic ...
Does Choral Singing Improve Word Finding? A single-subject examination of the effects of choir participation for Primary Progressive Aphasia (Northern Illinois University, 2019-04-15)The purpose of this study was to provide quantitative evidence that choir participation can help individuals with aphasia make significant gains in functional communication. The participant in this study was a member of ...
A study of the patterns of powers of last digits to determine the cycle period and generating power (Northern Illinois University, 1962)It was the purpose of this paper to examine tables of the powers of last digits and the patterns that developed therein so that a method for determining the generating power and the period of the powers of last digits might ...
(Northern Illinois University, 1979)Medical records of 264 women who delivered infants at the Rockford Memorial Hospital were reviewed. Data related to prepregnancy weight; maternal weight gain during pregnancy; height of the mother; length of gestation; the ...