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    • LCA Metadata: Challenges and Opportunities 

      Lohrey, Melissa (National Agricultural Library (U.S.), 2014-10-06)
      Metadata is essential for resource management, discovery, and usability. Descriptive metadata is especially important for Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) studies, which rely on precise measurements, calculations, and contextual ...
    • 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 ...
    • Libraries, OER, and Open Textbooks 

      Jensen, Kristin (Virginia Tech, 2015-02-26)
      Speaker: Kristi Jensen, Program Development Lead for the eLearning Support Initiative, University Libraries, University of Minnesota Kristi Jensen discusses roles the importance and possible areas of involvement for libraries ...
    • Library Class Sessions for Research Methods in Building Construction: Evaluating Sources 

      Mathews, Leslie (Virginia Tech, 2016-02-11)
      Using source evaluation as the theme, discussed different article types such as government reports, case studies, literature reviews, peer-reviewed scholarly articles, law reviews, self-published articles, and the value ...
    • Library Friends 

      VT University Libraries (1996)
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      VT University Libraries (1995)
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      VT University Libraries (1996)
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      VT University Libraries (1995)
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      VT University Libraries (1997)
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      VT University Libraries (1999)
    • Library Strategic Plan - 2007-2008 

      University Libraries (University Libraries, 2008)
    • Library-as-Publisher: Capacity Building for the Library Publishing Subfield 

      Skinner, Katherine; Lippincott, Sarah; Speer, Julie; Walters, Tyler O. (Michigan Publishing, University of Michigan Library, 2014)
      This essay provides a brief history of publisher training and uses this context to think about how and where library publishers may engage in capacity building to inform and train this growing publishing subfield. Throughout ...
    • LILAC Conference: Perspectives from a Bogle Pratt awardee 

      Miller, Rebecca K. (American Library Association, 2012-06)
    • Ludwig Gets a Dog (and a piano) 

      Klagge, James (2007)
    • Making It Easier: Reducing Perceived and Real Barriers to Finding and Sharing Open Educational Resources 

      Walz, Anita R. (2015-10)
      Perceptions of time and effort required to locate open educational resources (OER) remains the most significant barrier to wider faculty adoption of OER. This poster reflects my current thinking regarding what librarians ...
    • measuring collections use at Virginia Tech 

      Metz, P.; Litchfield, C. A. (ACRL Publications, 1988-11)
      This study of the Virginia Tech Library collections brings together data on circulation and inhouse use, including that of current periodicals, to assess differences according to kinds of use, variations in measurement ...
    • Model for Developing Data Management Policy Language 

      Mann, Wendy; Corey, Bill; Wilson, Tom; Hall, Nathan (Research Data Access and Preservation Summit, 2013-04-05)
      Representatives from four ASERL and SURA member academic libraries analyzed existing institutional data management policies in order to develop model data management policy language. This poster outlines milestones and a ...
    • Model Language for Research Data Management Policies 

      Hall, Nathan; Mann, Wendy; Corey, Bill; Wilson, Tom (Association of Southeastern Research Libraries; Southeastern Universities Research Association, 2013-01)
      This proposal was drafted by a Working Group of the ASERL/SURA Research Data Coordinating Committee. The purpose of this document is to provide model language for universities to consider when drafting policy to support ...