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    • Gail McMillan's Faculty Activity Report for FY'12 

      McMillan, Gail (2012-06-29)
    • Get Creative (and stay legal): Copyright Compliance with Creative Commons and Open Educational Resources 

      Walz, Anita R. (2014-08-20)
      This presentation provides an overview of open licensing within the context of copyright-related questions, most frequently: "Can I use it?" The presentation reviews copyright basics, introduces faculty to open licensing ...
    • Getting started with MyPlate 

      United States. Department of Agriculture. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (United States. Department of Agriculture. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion, 2011-06)
      This three-page document introduces the MyPlate concept as a replacement for Food Pyramid. The document contains an overview of the ChooseMyPlate.gov website, points readers to consumer resources, and offers other basic ...
    • Governor's nutrition and physical activity scorecard 

      Virginia. Governor's Office. (Virginia. Governor's Office., 2012-05-03)
      Research-based “best practices” that support proper nutrition and increased physical activity for K-12 students form the basis of a Web-based Governor’s Nutrition and Physical Activity Scorecard. Schools are encouraged to ...
    • Guidelines for Preparing Your P&CA Dossier 

      Faculty Affairs Committee (University Libraries, 2011)
    • [Healthy People 2020 Objectives] 

      United States. Department of Health and Human Services. (United States. Department of Health and Human Services., 2012-05-03)
      Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year objectives for improving the health of all Americans. Healthy People 2020 launched on December 2, 2010, and focuses on 42 specific topic areas. Topic areas range from access ...
    • Healthy recipes from the White House to you: HealthierUS school challenge celebration 

      Let's Move.; United States. Department of Agriculture. (United States. Department of Agriculture.; Let's Move., 2011-10-17)
      A document generated as part of the Let's Move campaign, this compilation of five recipes from the White House kitchen includes a note from First Lady Michelle Obama. The document was distributed to schools that received ...
    • Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 

      United States. Congress. (United States Government Printing Office, 2010-12-13)
      The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 Legislation (Public Law 111-296) represents a federal statute signed into existence by President Barack Obama in December 2010. The bill funds nutrition and free lunch programs ...
    • Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, Section 204: Local School Wellness Policies. 5-Year Technical Assistance and Guidance Plan 

      United States. Department of Agriculture. Food and Nutrition Service; United States. Department of Education; United States. Department of Health and Human Services; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) (United States. Department of Agriculture. Food and Nutrition Service; United States. Department of Education; United States. Department of Health and Human Services; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.), 2011-09-20)
      This document provides a 5-year technical assistance and guidance plan for schools to implement, locally, the federal requirements detailed by the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act (HHFKA) of 2010 (Public Law 111-296, Section ...
    • The Hokie Nation Speaks: User Assessment of University Library Facilities, Services, and Resources 

      Walz, Anita R.; Gilbert, Charla (2015-02-13)
      A vast range of resources, services, and facilities are available from University Libraries at Virginia Tech. How do library patrons actually use library resources, services and facilities?  And what else do library users ...
    • How Do Electronic Laboratory Notebooks Inspire Researchers? 

      Pannabecker, Virginia (2015-10)
      OBJECTIVES: This research poster explores if and how electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) platforms include features that may facilitate researchers in: collaborating; incorporating research literature in laboratory ...
    • "How to Cook a Husband:" Household Management in the Culinary History Collection 

      Dietz, Kira A. (2011-02)
      Presentation given for the Peacock Harper Culinary Friends Group, February 2011.
    • Hubs and centers as transitional change strategy for library collaboration 

      Speer, Julie; Mathews, Brian; Walters, Tyler (International Association of Scientific and Technological University Libraries, 2013-04-18)
      Libraries of science and technology universities worldwide are adapting to a changing environment where cyberinfrastructure, eResearch, and new technology-intensive approaches to teaching and learning are transforming the ...
    • Implementing a Writing Course in an Online RN-BSN Program 

      Stevens, Carol J.; D’Angelo, Barbara; Rennell, Nathalie; Muzyka, Diann; Pannabecker, Virginia; Maid, Barry (Wolters Kluwer, 2014)
      Scholarly writing is an essential skill for nurses to communicate new research and evidence. Written communication directly relates to patient safety and quality of care. However, few online RN-BSN programs integrate writing ...
    • In Search of GeoBlacklight 

      Coleman, R. Shane; Ogier, Andrea L; Magdy, Mohamed (2015-11-02)
      Geospatial data are widely used by many institutions, governments, and corporations; given the diversity of organizations concerned with geospatial data, preserving and curating these important digital files presents unique ...
    • In the Highways and the Hedges: Library Support for OER Adoption Efforts at Higher Education Institutions Across Virginia 

      Walz, Anita R.; Cassidy, Tara; Reinauer, Olivia (2015-11-06)
      This presentation, given at the Charleston Library Conference, highlighed examples of innovative library approaches to supporting and leading Open Educational Resources (OER) adoption efforts at institutions of higher ...
    • The Information Literacy Gap in Scholarly Communications 

      Hall, Nathan (Association of College and Research Libraries, 2015-03)
      In spite of the involvement of academic libraries in the Open Access movement, many university faculty have rather conservative attitudes towards scholarly communication. This paper attempts to identify the knowledge that ...
    • 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 ...
    • Integrating the Library into Online and Distance Learning Environments 

      Pannabecker, Virginia (2014-10-30)
      An overview of library roles in distance and online education based on examples from two higher education universities.
    • International Students vs. American Graduate Students: a user study at Virginia Tech 2005 

      Liao, Clara; Finn, Mary; Jun, Lu (Association of Research Libraries, 2006-09)
      This user study is based on empirical data collected from an online survey conducted between April 7 and May 28, 2005 at Virginia Tech. The goal of this comparative study is to investigate how graduate students from diverse ...