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    • The NDLTD and a Brief History of ETDs 

      McMillan, Gail (2015-11-04)
      This is about the path that brought us to India and the 18th International Symposium on Electronic Theses and Dissertations.
    • 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 ...
    • Network Enabled Research 

      Neylon, Cameron (2014-02-04)
    • New Roles for New times: Digital Curation for Preservation 

      Walters, Tyler; Skinner, Katherine (Association of Research Libraries, 2011-03)
      Digital curation refers to the actions people take to maintain and add value to digital information over its lifecycle, including the processes used when creating digital content. Digital preservation focuses on the ...
    • Newman Library Pecha Kucha: Digital Library and Archives 

      Hall, Nathan; Lawrence, Anne; Xie, Zhiwu (2012-05-24)
    • Nutrient content of the U.S. food supply, 2005 

      Hiza, H.A.B.; Bente, L.; Fungwe, T. (United States. Department of Agriculture. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion., 2008-03)
      This report estimates the availability and percentage contributions of nutrients by major food groups. There are data for monitoring the potential of the food supply to meet nutritional needs; for examining relationships ...
    • Nutrition Standards in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs 

      United States. Department of Agriculture. Food and Nutrition Service. (United States. Department of Agriculture. Food and Nutrition Service., 2012-01-26)
      "Effective March 26, 2012, this final rule updates the meal patterns and nutrition standards for the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs to align them with the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. This rule ...
    • On Utilization of Contributory Storage in Desktop Grids 

      Miller, Chreston; Butler, Patrick; Shah, Ankur; Butt, Ali R. (Department of Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 2007), TR-07-16
    • On-Demand Big Data Analysis in Digital Repositories 

      Xie, Zhiwu; Chen, Yinlin; Jiang, Tingting; Speer, Julie; Walters, Tyler; Tarazaga, Pablo A.; Kasarda, Mary (Springer International Publishing, 2015-12-18)
      We describe a use and reuse driven digital repository integrated with lightweight data analysis capabilities provided by the Docker framework. Using building sensor data collected from the Virginia Tech Goodwin Hall Living ...
    • Open Access 101 

      Young, Philip; McMillan, Gail (2012-10-17)
      This short course was provided to faculty, staff, and students during Open Access Week at Virginia Tech to help them (1) gain a better understanding of Open Access--unrestricted access to scholarship, (2) increase their ...
    • Open Access Altmetrics 

      Panel Presentation (2014-02-18)
    • Open Access Discussion Session - Psychology Graduate Course 

      Pannabecker, Virginia (2016)
      This OER Package includes a description, lesson plan, and materials for a discussion session addressing: Why are open research practices, open access, and author rights important to Psychology graduate students? How might ...
    • Open Access Dissemination Challenges: A Case Study 

      Young, Philip (OCLC Systems & Services: International digital library perspectives, 2009)
      This paper explores dissemination, broadly considered, of an open access (OA) database as part of a librarian-faculty collaboration currently in progress. Metadata optimization for cataloging, repository submission, and ...
    • Open Access E-Books in Academic Libraries 

      Young, Philip; Stovall, Connie (Virginia Libraries Association Annual Conference, 2012-10-26)
      How are open access e-book collections identified and described? This presentation addresses the types of freely accessible electronic books, sources for them, and metadata workflows for adding them to the catalog. ...
    • Open Access Faculty Panel 2013 

      Panel Presentation (2014-02-18)
    • Open Access Graduate Student Panel 2013 

      Panel Presentation (2014-02-18)
    • Open Access Policy 

      Library Faculty Association (2013-10-11)
      This LFA policy requires the deposit of article post-prints to VTechWorks by the time of publication. Authors choose whether to provide, delay, or restrict access.
    • Open Access Policy Summary 

      Young, Philip (2013-08-05)
      This is a five-minute statement advocating for a mandatory article archiving policy read to the Library Faculty Association at Virginia Tech prior to a vote among it, a voluntary policy, and no policy.
    • Open Access Week Library Survey (June 24, 2013) 

      McMillan, Gail (2013-06-11)
      Ten multiple-choice questions about what activities the library might sponsor during Open Access Week 2013
    • Open and Editable: Exploring Library Engagement in Open Educational Resource Adoption, Adaptation and Authoring 

      Walz, Anita R. (Virginia Library Association, 2015)
      Open Educational Resources (OER) have saved students millions of dollars in textbook costs and greatly expanded access to a wide variety of educational materials for countless numbers of students and life-long learners. ...