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    • Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation II (ANADP) 

      Halbert, Martin; Anglada, Lluis (2014-01-13)
      Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation: An Action Assembly Biblioteca de Catalunya (National Library of Catalonia) November 18-20, 2013, Barcelona, Spain Summary The Aligning National Approaches to Digital ...
    • American Immigration and Refugee Policy Throughout the Holocaust 

      Walters, Kathryn Perry; Wright de Hernandez, Anthony (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2020-03-19)
      Guest speaker Kathryn Perry Walters discusses American immigration policy throughout the Holocaust, specifically focusing on refugee practices. The United States government’s role in the Jewish Refugee Crisis of the 1930s ...
    • The Beautiful Truths of Sherwood Anderson 

      Taylor, W. D. (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2019-05-02)
      This event celebrates the life and legacies of author Sherwood Anderson, commemorating the 100th anniversary of Winesburg, Ohio. The University Libraries will host a lecture by Dr. W. D. Taylor and announce the publication ...
    • Community Alignment ANADP 

      Halbert, Martin; Bicarregui, Juan; Anglada, Lluis; Duranti, Luciana (2014-02-20)
      Aligning National Approaches to Digital Preservation: An Action Assembly Biblioteca de Catalunya (National Library of Catalonia) November 18-20, 2013, Barcelona, Spain
    • Engineers of Change 

      Wisnioski, Matthew H. (2014-02-18)
    • Figures in Environmental History: Rupert Cutler 

      Cutler, Rupert; Pittman, Bess (Virginia Tech, 2021-04-21)
      Environmentalist and conservationist Rupert Cutler discusses his lifelong work preserving natural resources and wild spaces.
    • Histories of the Dustheap 

      Mazzolini, Elizabeth (2014-02-18)
      Visiting professor Elizabeth Mazzolini discusses her co-edited book "Histories of the Dustheap: Waste, Material Cultures, Social Justice" (MIT Press). Introduced by Lesley Moyo, University Libraries, and Tom Ewing, ...
    • Jeans Noticeably Absent: The Story of Denim Day 1979 

      Silas, Caroline; Foster, Kevin; Kelly, Nancy; Beadle, Scott; Acosta, Olga; Alvarez, Andrew; Wood, Sherry; Sewell, Edward H.; Brown, Sueann; Critchfield, Steve; Barroso, Lisa; Barroso, Mark; Vachon, Helene; Noll, Steve; Forte, Joseph A.; Ridings, Adrian; Wright de Hernandez, Anthony; Lellock, John Slade; Hakeem, Danya; Goode, Eliza; Robidoux, Carol; Rinehart, Susanna (Virginia Tech, 2019-04-05)
      This stage production included readings of contemporaneous newspaper articles about Denim Day in 1979 and clips from the Denim Day 40th Anniversary Oral History Collection. It features stories from some of the original ...
    • Network Enabled Research 

      Neylon, Cameron (2014-02-04)
    • Open Access Altmetrics 

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

      Panel Presentation (2013-10-23)
    • Open Access Graduate Student Panel 2013 

      Georgakis, Stephanie; Lawrence, Jennifer; Nicholson, Josh (2014-02-18)
      For Open Access Week 2013, a panel of graduate students featuring Stephanie Georgakis, Jennifer Lawrence, and Josh Nicholson discussed issues of openness and publishing. Moderated by Purdom Lindblad, University Libraries.
    • Open Educational Practices: Equity, Achievement, and Pedagogical Innovation 

      Jhangiani, Rajiv (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-03-19)
      Open Education practices (OEP) have emerged as a transformational force in higher education. Whereas, higher education promises to be an instrument for economic and social mobility, in reality our institutions reinforce ...
    • Queer Conspiracies? Lesbians and Gay Men in Nazi Germany 

      Huneke, Samuel Clowes; Wright de Hernandez, Anthony (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2020-04-02)
      [Note: This session occurred during the COVID-19 pandemic shortly after the majority of university instruction in the United States had moved online. During the session, individuals joined the online meeting to intentionally ...
    • Read Out Loud: Escaping the Nazis 

      Nichols, Bradley J.; Wright de Hernandez, Anthony; Corral, Ana (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2020-04-06)
      Reading Out Loud: Escaping the Nazis features readings from Ruth Wolman’s Crossing Over: An Oral History of Refugees from Hitler’s Reich and Michael Dobbs’ The Unwanted: America, Auschwitz and a Village Caught In Between. ...
    • Scholarly Communications Workshop 

      Kirchner, Joy (2012-01-18)
      This workshop took place January 17-18 in the Virginia Tech University Library to inform library staff about the current state of academic publishing, and opportunities for academic libraries to better serve their communities.
    • Transforming Open Publishing Environments: VT Open Access Subvention Fund Awards at the Authors Recognition Event 2015 

      McMillan, Gail (Virginia Tech Libraries, 2015-02-24)
      VT faculty, staff, and students who received support to make their articles open access were acknowledged at the Feb. 24, 2015, annual Authors Recognition Day. Virginia Tech Libraries, in partnership with the Office ...
    • Virginia Research Library Sustainable Scholarship Virtual Forum 

      Butler, Brandon; Cooper, Carrie; Frazer, Stuart; Knott, Teresa L.; Nowviskie, Bethany; Unsworth, John; Walters, Tyler; Zenelis, John (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2020-10-02)
      Representatives from seven Virginia universities will soon be in contract negotiations with Elsevier, the largest science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) scholarly publisher. Working as a group, the University ...
    • VT Authors Event 2018 

      Walters, Tyler; Clarke, Cyril R.; Johnson, Sylvester; Potter, Peter J.; Walz, Anita R.; Ellingson, Steve; Agmon, Danna; Ewing, E. Thomas; Hofer, Stefanie; Giminez Smith, Carmen (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-03-21)
      The 13th Annual University Libraries’ VT Authors Recognition event honors authors of books published in 2017 as well as authors of articles published through the University Libraries' Open Access Subvention Fund. The ...