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    • Can eating fruits and vegetables help people to manage their weight? 

      National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (U.S.). Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity.; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.); United States. Department of Health and Human Services (United States. Department of Health and Human Services; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.); National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (U.S.). Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity., 2012-05-03)
      The research covered in this brief supports the conclusion that replacing foods of high energy density (high calories per weight of food) with foods of lower energy density, such as fruits and vegetables, can be an important ...
    • CHAMPION: Commonwealth's Healthy Approach and Mobilization Plan for Inactivity, Obesity, and Nutrition 

      Virginia. Department of Health. (Virginia. Department of Health., 2012-05-03)
      The document's executive summary states that "this report describes the Division of WIC and Community Nutrition Services (DWCNS) response to the increasing obesity trend through the creation of the Commonwealth’s Healthy ...
    • Changing Perspective by Providing the Unexpected 

      Hall, Tracy Michelle; Hall, Monena (2013-04-05)
      In recent years, much research has been done on the changing roles of the library in the academy, focusing heavily on the revitalization brought about by rapid technological trends, information literacy, and overall changing ...
    • The Changing Publication Landscape 

      McMillan, Gail (2016-02-26)
      The landscape of scholarly publishing is in flux and has evolved considerably over the last decade. This program addressed the current state of scholarly communication and provided an opportunity to discuss issues, ...
    • Choices by Design: Finding and Using Openly Licensed Resources 

      Walz, Anita R. (2014-10-20)
      Many people find it difficult to know what they can and cannot use in public or other presentations because of Copyright law. When someone is flexible regarding the exact image or figure they want to use, finding and using ...
    • Clustering 

      Xie, Zhiwu (2015-06-11)
      This presentation is part of a panel presentation at Open Repository 2015, Fedora Technical Working Group - Assessment of Fedora 4.
    • Collaborative Batch Creation for Open Access E-Books: A Case Study 

      Young, Philip; Culbertson, Rebecca; McGrath, Kelley (Cataloging & Classification Quarterly, 2012-09-24)
      When the National Academies Press announced that more than 4,000 electronic books would be made freely available for download, many academic libraries expressed interest in obtaining MARC records for them. Using cataloging ...
    • Collaborative Preservation of ETDs: The MetaArchive Cooperative and LOCKSS 

      McMillan, Gail (2010-05-11)
      While few would argue about the importance of digital preservation, it often gets a low priority when institutions are planning and implementing their ETD initiatives. However, the NDLTD has joined forces with the MetaArchive ...
    • Collaborative Services of Libraries and Other Campus Units 

      Meyer, Richard; Walters, Tyler (Coalition for Networked Information (CNI), 2006-12)
    • Communicating Research to the Public through ETDs 

      McMillan, Gail (2016-04-26)
      This was a presentation for the CAUS Construction Engineering Research Methods course, CNST-5084, taught by Dr. Annie Pearce. The focus of the April 26, 2016, class was "Communicating Research to the Public." It was organized ...
    • 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 ...
    • Copyright in Research and Scholarship for Engineering Education Graduate Seminar 

      McMillan, Gail (2015-05-01)
      Copyright in Research and Scholarship for the Engineering Education Graduate Seminar, May 1, 2015.
    • Copyright in Scholarship 

      McMillan, Gail (2012-11-05)
      You can legitimately use someone else's work in your own when you know about copyright and you understand your rights as well as your responsibilities.
    • Copyright in Scholarship & Instruction and an Open Access Primer 

      McMillan, Gail (Digital Library and Archives, 2012-02-06)
      Increase your understanding of US copyright law, particularly US Code Title 17, Sect. 106-108, and your appreciation of rights and responsibilities with regard to intellectual property issues that faculty and students ...
    • 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 ...
    • Creative Convergence: Conducting a Systematic Review Project Through Cross-Institutional, Distance Collaboration 

      Pannabecker, Virginia; Ching Dennison, Carolyn; Farrell, Alison; Gore, Genevieve; Holyoke, Assako; Machel, Viola; Marton, Christine; O'Brien, Kelly; Swanberg, Stephanie; Thuna, Mindy (2014-10-30)
      Objective: To reflect on a cross-institutional systematic review project: What are effective collaboration methods for geographically dispersed research teams? Methods: Conduct a scoping literature review on effective ...
    • The Data Literacy Advisory Team at Virginia Tech: Developing a Content Model for Data Literacy Instruction 

      Ogier, Andrea L.; Lener, Edward; Miller, Rebecca K. (2013-09-20)
      In Spring 2013, the Center for Digital Research and Scholarship and the University Libraries at Virginia Tech formed a Data Literacy Advisory Team (DLAT) composed of reference, instruction, collections, data services and ...
    • Data Management Bootcamp 2016: Andi Ogier 

      Ogier, Andrea
      In this brief talk, Andi Ogier, Virginia Tech Libraries' Associate Director of Data Services, discusses services offered by the VT Libraries to help researchers manage, publish, and curate their data.
    • Data Management Bootcamp 2016: Shane Coleman 

      Coleman, R. Shane
      In this brief talk, Virginia Tech Libraries' Data Curator Shane Coleman covers services offered by the Virginia Tech University Libraries to help researchers manage, publish, and curate their data.
    • Deconstructing collaborative impact raw dataset 

      Hurley, Lori; Ogier, Andrea; Torvik, Vetle (2013-08-15)