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building a comprehensive serials decision database at Virginia Tech
(ACRL Publications, 2000-07)
Although for many years academic libraries have relied on data on cost, library use, or citations to inform collection development decisions respecting serials, they have not fully exploited the possibilities for compiling ...
Batch Editing, Loading, and Authority Control
(Innovative Users Group Conference 2011, 2007)
The Future of MARC: R.I.P. or Let her Rip?
(Virginia Libraries, 2004-01)
The 39th Annual Potomac Technical Processing Librarians Meeting—"The Future of MARC: R.I.P. or Let Her Rip?"—took place in Washington D.C. on October 31, 2003, with speakers Roy Tennant and Rebecca Guenther. Tennant ...
ETD-MARC/Perl Module Design
(Virginia Library Association Meeting 2005, 2005-10-20)
Results of a Survey of Virginia Tech Graduates Whose Digital Theses and Dissertations Are Accessible Worldwide
(Council of Graduate Schools, 2000-11)
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University's graduate students have submitted theses and dissertations as digital documents since the spring of 1997. In that time more than 2,800 digital documents have been submitted ...
Information-seeking Behavior of International Graduate Students vs. American Graduate Students: A User Study at Virginia Tech 2005
(ACRL Publications, 2007-01)
This is a comparative study on information needs and information-seeking behavior of international graduate students and American graduate students. This user study is based on empirical data collected from an online survey ...
Virginia Tech's innovative college librarian program
(ACRL Publications, 2002-07)
In 1994, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) Libraries founded a College Librarian Program. Begun with four librarians serving four colleges, it has since grown to include eleven librarians ...
Raising the bar: An approach to reviewing and revising standards for professional achievement for library faculty
(ACRL Publications, 2004-07)
The committee revising the retention, promotion, and continued appointment policy in the Virginia Tech libraries took a broad view of its task in articulating its goal, gathering information from internal and external ...
Open Archives Initiative
This presentation, which was given at the annual meeting of the Society of Scholarly Publishing on June 1, 2000, describes the Open Archives Initiative (OAI), a protocol for exchanging content between digital repositories. ...
Resources for Librarians in Developing Countries
Access to the wealth of published scholarly research -- even research about one's own country -- is challenging for most low- and middle-income countries. As a service to librarians serving international populations, ...