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Elements and Altmetric at Virginia Tech: A Client Case Study
(Virginia Tech, 2018-08-02)
Presenters will discuss a use case that includes description of department workshops and results of those, development of individual reports, and use of Elements data to design reports with multiple identifiers or other aspects.
Library Support for Text and Data Mining: A Report for the University Libraries at Virginia Tech
(Virginia Tech, 2017-07-28)
This report examines how the University Libraries at Virginia Tech have supported text and data mining in the past, and how academic libraries in general are providing support for it. The report looks at licensing content ...
Supporting the Changing Research Practices of Civil and Environmental Engineering Scholars
(Ithaka S+R, 2019-01-16)
Ithaka S+R’s Research Support Services Program investigates how the research support needs of scholars vary by discipline. In 2017 and 2018 Ithaka S+R examined the changing research methods and practices of civil and ...
Is It a Fair Use? Celebrating Fair Use Week to Promote Critical Thinking about Copyrights
Have you ever been asked, “Can I use this?” in reference to an article, book, image, or other copyrightable work intended for a course, publication, or professional training? This lightning talk presents one university ...
Integrating the Library into Online and Distance Learning Environments
An overview of library roles in distance and online education based on examples from two higher education universities.
Fair Use Week Exhibit and Event Toolkit
(Virginia Tech, 2016-02-22)
In Fall 2015, the Open Knowledge Committee of Virginia Tech’s University Libraries decided to participate in Fair Use Week 2016. This was our first time participating. We put a call out and gathered a planning group. Our ...
Supplementary Materials for "Sustaining Graduate Information Literacy Instruction: A Case Study of Best Practices" Book Chapter
(Virginia Tech, 2019-04-30)
This record includes supplementary materials compiled for the book chapter titled, "Sustaining Graduate Information Literacy Instruction: A Case Study of Best Practices." These materials include an example syllabus (from ...
Open Access Discussion Session - Psychology Graduate Course
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 ...
Digging Deeper into Text and Data Mining
(Virginia Tech, 2017-10)
Text and data mining (TDM) approaches are increasingly used for research in a variety of disciplines to create, explore, and analyze large datasets. This presentation explores opportunities for library support for TDM, ...
Faculty Research Practices in Civil and Environmental Engineering: Insights from a Qualitative Study Designed to Inform Research Support Services
(Virginia Tech, 2018-12-14)
This qualitative study analyzes and reports on in-depth interviews with eight faculty from the Charles E. Via, Jr. Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at Virginia Tech. This project is part of a larger series ...