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    • A syntactic model to design and verify synthetic genetic constructs derived from standard biological parts 

      Cai, Y; Hartnett, B; Gustafsson, C; Peccoud, J (2007)
      Motivation: The sequence of artificial genetic constructs is composed of multiple functional fragments, or genetic parts, involved in different molecular steps of gene expression mechanisms. Biologists have deciphered ...
    • Batch Editing, Loading, and Authority Control 

      Finn, Mary; Doyle, Jana; Reece, Terry (Innovative Users Group Conference 2011, 2007)
    • Information-seeking Behavior of International Graduate Students vs. American Graduate Students: A User Study at Virginia Tech 2005 

      Liao, Yan; Finn, Mary; Lu, Jun (ACRL Publications, 2007-01)
      This is a comparative study on information needs and information-seeking behavior of international graduate students and American graduate students. This user study is based on empirical data collected from an online survey ...
    • Creating Trust Relationships for Distributed Digital Preservation Federations 

      Walters, Tyler O.; McDonald, Robert H. (iPRES 2008: The Fifth International Conference on Preservation of Digital Objects, 2008)
      The authors outline a model for digital preservation federation based upon several existing models including the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank regional governance model and its similarities to successful large-scale redundant ...
    • JTE v19n2 - Table of Contents 

      Sherman, Thomas M.; Sanders, Mark E.; Kwon, Hyuksoo; Pembridge, James (Council on Technology Teacher Education and the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association; Virginia Tech. Digital Library and Archives, 2008)
    • STEM, STEM Education, STEMmania 

      Sanders, Mark E. (Technology Teacher, 2008)
      A series of circumstances has once more created an opportunity for technology educators to develop and implement new integrative approaches to STEM education championed by STEM education reform doctrine over the past two decades.
    • From Bodleian to Idea Stores: The Evolution of English Library Design 

      Miller, Rebecca K. (Library Student Journal, 2008-01)
      Library architecture, along with planning and design, is a significant consideration for librarians, architects, and city and institutional planners. Meaningful library architecture and planning has a history as old and ...
    • ETD PRESERVATION SURVEY RESULTS: MetaArchive and NDLTD Collaborate to Provide a Distributed Preservation Network for ETDs 

      McMillan, Gail (2008-06)
      Because many universities now welcome or require ETDs from their graduate students, institutions must ensure that these works will be at least as available and enduring as they were when libraries and archives preserved ...
    • ETD Preservation Survey Results: MetaArchive and NDLTD Collaborate to Provide a Distributed Preservation Network for ETDs 

      McMillan, Gail (11th International Symposium on ETDs, 2008-06-05)
      Because many universities now welcome or require ETDs from their graduate students, institutions must ensure that these works will be at least as available and enduring as they were when libraries and archives preserved ...
    • Outdoor Food Preparation and Safety 

      Hertzler, Ann A.; Roberts, Tim, 1960- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech and Virginia State University; College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; Office of Communications and Marketing, 2009)
    • Planning for Carried Meals 

      Hertzler, Ann A.; Roberts, Tim, 1960- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech and Virginia State University; College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; Office of Communications and Marketing, 2009)
    • Electronic Theses and Dissertations: Progress, Issues, and Prospects 

      McMillan, Gail; Fox, Edward A.; Srinivasan, Venkat (Center for Digital Discourse and Culture, Virginia Tech, 2009)
    • Open Access Dissemination Challenges: A Case Study 

      Young, Philip (OCLC Systems & Services: International digital library perspectives, 2009)
      This paper explores dissemination, broadly considered, of an open access (OA) database as part of a librarian-faculty collaboration currently in progress. Metadata optimization for cataloging, repository submission, and ...
    • Batch-Load Authority Control Cleanup Using MarcEdit and LTI 

      Finn, Mary (Routledge, 2009-01)
      Vendor sets of bibliographic records are readily available and must be loaded into our catalogs to provide patron access to the items used most. However, batch-load authority control can be an arduous process because ...
    • Kids, Food, and Electronic Media 

      Hertzler, Ann A.; Serrano, Elena Lidia; Barden, Cindy (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Television and other electronic media are major forms of entertainment for children. Researchers found that the total time spent with electronic media by children ages 2 to 18 was five and a half hours each day. So, what ...
    • Distributed Digital Preservation Workshop for ETDs 

      McMillan, Gail; Halbert, Martin; Donovan, Bill (2009-06-10)
      The goal of the second ETD Preservation Workshop is to share with you the information necessary to establish a sound preservation program and describe how the MetaArchive Cooperative can meet your institution’s needs. We ...
    • The Kπ+ S-wave from the D+Kπ+π+ decay 

      Link, JM; Yager, PM; Anjos, JC; Bediaga, I; Castromonte, C; Machado, AA; Magnin, J; Massafferri, A; de Miranda, JM; Pepe, IM; Polycarpo, E; dos Reis, AC; Carrillo, S; Cuautle, E; Sánchez-Hernández, A; Uribe, C; Vázquez, F; Agostino, L; Cinquini, L; Cumalat, JP; Frisullo, V; O'Reilly, B; Segoni, I; Stenson, K; Butler, JN; Cheung, HWK; Chiodini, G; Gaines, I; Garbincius, PH; Garren, LA; Gottschalk, E; Kasper, PH; Kreymer, AE; Kutschke, R; Wang, M; Benussi, L; Bianco, S; Fabbri, FL; Zallo, A; Casimiro, E; Reyes, M; Cawlfield, C; Kim, DY; Rahimi, A; Wiss, J; Gardner, R; Kryemadhi, A; Chung, YS; Kang, JS; Ko, BR; Kwak, JW; Lee, KB; Cho, K; Park, H; Alimonti, G; Barberis, S; Boschini, M; Cerutti, A; D'Angelo, P; DiCorato, M; Dini, P; Edera, L; Erba, S; Inzani, P; Leveraro, F; Malvezzi, S; Menasce, D; Mezzadri, M; Moroni, L; Pedrini, D; Pontoglio, C; Prelz, F; Rovere, M; Sala, S; Davenport, TF; Arena, V; Boca, G; Bonomi, G; Gianini, G; Liguori, G; Pegna, DL; Merlo, MM; Pantea, D; Ratti, SP; Riccardi, C; Vitulo, P; Göbel, C; Otalora, J; Hernandez, H; Lopez, AM; Mendez, H; Paris, A; Quinones, J; Ramirez, JE; Zhang, Y; Wilson, JR; Handler, T; Mitchell, R; Engh, D; Hosack, M; Johns, WE; Luiggi, E; Moore, JE; Nehring, M; Sheldon, PD; Vaandering, EW; Webster, M; Sheaff, M (2009-10)
    • The Serials Crisis and Open Access: A White Paper for the Virginia Tech Commission on Research 

      Young, Philip (2009-12-02)
      This white paper offers an introduction to open access as well as a look at its current development. The open access movement is an attempt to free scholarly communication from restrictions on access, control, and cost, ...
    • Content Selection, Preparation, and Management 

      McMillan, Gail; Howard, Rachel (Educopia Institute, 2010)
      Here is a set of best practices for policies regarding the selection, preparation, and management of digital content for preservation purposes. Though the authors draw upon PLNs (Private LOCKSS Networks) in their featured ...