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    • Are Repositories Impeding Big Data Reuse? 

      Xie, Zhiwu; Galad, Andrej; Chen, Yinlin; Fox, Edward A. (Virginia Tech, 2016-06-14)
      In this intentionally provocative presentation, we question the scalability of popular digital repositories and whether they are suitable for big data reuse. Are the layers of API these repositories have painted over file ...
    • Electronic Theses and Dissertations: Progress, Issues, and Prospects 

      McMillan, Gail; Fox, Edward A.; Srinivasan, Venkat (Center for Digital Discourse and Culture, Virginia Tech, 2009)
    • Nearline Web Archiving 

      Xie, Zhiwu; Nayyar, Krati; Fox, Edward A. (2016-06-23)
      In this paper, we propose a modified approach to real­time transactional web archiving. It leverages the web caching infrastructure that is already prevalent on web servers. Instead of archiving web content at HTTP transaction ...
    • Results of a Survey of Virginia Tech Graduates Whose Digital Theses and Dissertations Are Accessible Worldwide. 

      Eaton, John L.; Fox, Edward A.; McMillan, Gail (Council of Graduate Schools, 2000-11)
      Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University's graduate students have submitted theses and dissertations as digital documents since the spring of 1997. In that time more than 2,800 digital documents have been submitted ...
    • The Role of Electronic Theses and Dissertations in Graduate Education 

      Eaton, John L.; McMillan, Gail; Fox, Edward A. (Council of Graduate Schools, 1998-01)
      In Spring and Summer of 1997 … news outlets, in their desire to report on controversy, largely missed the point of why it is desirable to produce theses and dissertations, and indeed many other publications, in electronic ...
    • Using Transactional Web Archives To Handle Server Errors 

      Xie, Zhiwu; Chandrasekar, Prashant; Fox, Edward A. (2015-06)
      We describe a web archiving application that handles server errors using the most recently archived representation of the requested web resource. The application is developed as an Apache module. It leverages the transactional ...
    • A UWS Case for 200-Style Memento Negotiations 

      Xie, Zhiwu; Chandrasekar, Prashant; Fox, Edward A. (IEEE Technical Committee on Digital Libraries, 2015-10)
      Uninterruptible web service (UWS) is a web archiving application that handles server errors using the most recently archived representation of the requested web resource. The application is developed as an Apache module. ...
    • WADL 2016: Third International Workshop on Web Archiving and Digital Libraries 

      Fox, Edward A.; Xie, Zhiwu; Klein, Martin (2016-06)
      This workshop will explore integration of Web archiving and digital libraries, so the complete life cycle involved is covered: creation/authoring, uploading/publishing in the Web (2.0), (focused) crawling, indexing, ...
    • Web Archiving and Digital Libraries (WADL) 

      Fox, Edward A.; Xie, Zhiwu (ACM, 2015-06-25)
      This workshop will explore integration of Web archiving and digital libraries, so the complete life cycle involved is covered: creation/authoring, uploading/publishing in the Web (2.0), (focused) crawling, indexing, ...
    • Web Archiving and Digital Libraries 2015 (WADL 2015) Overview 

      Fox, Edward A.; Xie, Zhiwu; Klein, Martin (IEEE Technical Committee on Digital Libraries, 2015-10)
      Our understanding of the past will, to a large extent, depend on our success with Web archiving. WADL 2015 brought together international leaders from industry, government, and academia, who are tackling this important ...