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Digital Images for the Virginia Tech Digital Library
(Virginia Tech, 1996-03-20)
All images photographed or copied by a unit of Information Systems will be scanned and contributed to the Virginia Tech Digital Library. The digital images will be browsable and findable through word searching textual ...
Digital Libraries and Software Agents
(Virginia Tech, 1997)
Digital libraries will need digital, or software, agents to perform many important tasks such as communication with the user, acquisition of new information and maintenance of the links to that information (assuming that ...
Long-term Course Planning Scenario
(Virginia Tech, 1998-06)
Dan Mosser teaches a course on History of the English Language (HEL). He has been developing this course over the last few years and is especially interested in multi-media resources, speech excerpts, speech analysis game, ...
Online Course Materials: Electronic Reserve
(Virginia Tech, 1996-09-11)
Course Materials Online: Connecting the classroom with the library
(Virginia Tech, 1997-05-15)
Web Caching: Questions and Answers
Report of the Scholarly Communications Task Force
(Virginia Tech, 1994-05-10)
This report was distributed at the May 12th meeting of the Library Administrative Council (LAC) and put on the agenda for discussion at its next meeting. On May 19, 1994 this report was discussed, many of the questions it ...
The Role of Electronic Theses and Dissertations in Graduate Education
(Council of Graduate Schools, 1998-01)
In Spring and Summer of 1997 … news outlets, in their desire to report on controversy, largely missed the point of why it is desirable to produce theses and dissertations, and indeed many other publications, in electronic ...
serials pricing and the role of the electronic journal
(ACRL Publications, 1991-07)
The rapid escalation of serials prices is a serious threat to the system of scientific and scholarly communication. The growth of science, the increase in commercial publishing, and the inherent monopolies enjoyed by ...
A reputational study of academic publishers
(ACRL Publications, 1996-05)
In both selecting individual titles and designing gathering plans, collection development librarians are strongly influenced by the perceptions they have about publishers. In the near absence of data that might indicate ...
Measuring collections use at Virginia Tech
(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 ...