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    • IAWA Archivist's Report for 2001/2002 

      McMillan, Gail (International Archive of Women in Architecture, 2002)
    • IAWA Archivist's Report for 2005/06 

      McMillan, Gail; Vilelle, Amy Shaffer (International Archive of Women in Architecture, 2006)
    • IAWA Archivist's Report for 2006/07 

      McMillan, Gail; Vilelle, Amy Shaffer (International Archive of Women in Architecture, 2007)
    • If I could turn back time: Looking back at 2+ years of DMP consulting at Virginia Tech. 

      Ogier, A (2016-05-05)
      Presented as part of the DMPs and Public Access: Agency and Data Service Experiences at RDAP 2016.
    • 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 ...
    • Improving scalability by self-archiving 

      Xie, Zhiwu; Liu, Jinyang; Van de Sompel, Herbert; van Reenen, Johann; Jordan, Ramiro (ACM, 2011-06-13)
      The newer generation of web browsers supports the client-side database, making it possible to run the full web application stacks entirely in the web clients. Still, the server side database is indispensable as the central ...
    • 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 ...
    • The Insitutional Repository's Role in Preserving Research Data 

      Xie, Zhiwu; McMillan, Gail; Walter, Tyler (Virginia Tech, 2012-07-25)
      In recent years, many funding agencies have started to require long-term preservation and open access to research data. While most research universities have already run their own institutional repositories (IR), it's not ...
    • 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.
    • Integration of VT ETD-db with Banner 

      Volpe, James; McMillan, Gail; Fox, Edward A. (Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2008), TR-08-04
    • 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 ...
    • Introduction to Open Access 

      Young, Philip (2012-10-16)
      This is a general introduction to open access that describes the two roads to OA, self-archiving and publishing in an OA journal. Also covered are predatory publishers and the importance of open licensing. Library services ...
    • Introduction to Open Access & Copyright 

      Young, Philip; McMillan, Gail (2013-02-18)
      In this FDI (Faculty Development Institute) class at Virginia Tech, the goal is for attendees to gain a better understanding of Open Access--unrestricted access to scholarship, increase their mastery of their copyrights, ...
    • Introduction to Open Access and Copyright 

      Young, Philip; McMillan, Gail (2013-10-21)
      This presentation introduces open access and copyright and was given as part of Open Access Week 2013 at Virginia Tech.
    • Introduction: Rethinking Reference and Instruction with Tablets 

      Miller, Rebecca K.; Meier, Carolyn; Moorefield-Lang, Heather (American Library Association/ALA TechSource, 2012-11)
      When Apple’s Steve Jobs introduced the first generation iPad in March 2010, library and information professionals immediately began imagining ways that the iPad, and the tablet devices that would quickly follow, could be ...
    • An Investigation of ETDs as Prior Publications: Findings from the 2011 NDLTD Publishers' Survey 

      McMillan, Gail; Ramirez, Marisa L.; Dalton, Joan; Read, Max; Seamans, Nancy H. (14th International Symposium on ETDs, 2011-09)
      Do publishers and editors of scholarly journals view theses and dissertations that are readily available on the Internet and through convenient Web browsers as prior publications? This has been a topic of discussion for ...
    • A Learning Platform: 2nd Floor, Newman Library, Virginia Tech, Conceptual Draft #2 

      Mathews, Brian (2012-10-01)
      Over the Spring 2012 semester the Library published a conceptual draft for second floor renovations to the Newman Library. After working over the summer with students, faculty, and library employees a new draft emerged ...
    • Learning the language of information literacy: Takeaways from ACRL's Immersion Program 

      Miller, Rebecca K.; Paulo, Jonathan (Virginia Library Association, 2012-04)
    • Let's eat: for the health of it 

      United States. Department of Health and Human Services.; United States. Department of Agriculture. (United States. Department of Health and Human Services; United States. Department of Agriculture., 2011-06)
      The MyPlate brochure is a consumer resource that offers four recommendations for becoming healthier: building a healthy plate, cutting back on foods high in solid fats, added sugars, and sat, eating the right amount of ...