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Introduction to Open Access & Copyright
In this FDI (Faculty Development Institute) class at Virginia Tech, the goal is for attendees to gain a better understanding of Open Access--unrestricted access to scholarship, increase their mastery of their copyrights, ...
Scholarly Communication for FDI Track K, June 27, 2013, 10:30 am
Scholarly communication discussion topics for Track K (From Kindles to Open Access: The New Ecosystem of Digital Publishing) at Virginia Tech's Faculty Development Institute, June 27, 2013, 10:30 am.
The State of Scholarly Publishing
These slides were presented to two groups of faculty at the University of Richmond following an invitation from Lucretia McCulley to lead a presentation and discussion on the current state of scholarly publishing "to educate ...
Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness - Opening Ceremony
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2016-09-16)
This is the opening ceremony for the Native Voices exhibit. The exhibit examines concepts of health and medicine among contemporary American Indian, Alaska native, and Native Hawai'ian people. The traveling exhibition, ...
Open Educational Resources: Institutional Costs and Benefits
(Virginia Tech, 2015-11-16)
What are Open Educational Resources? What are the costs and benefits to my institution of an OER initiative? What efforts are needed to get OER projects and programs started? How much do they cost and why? How can they be ...
Getting Comfortable Working in the Open: A Panel Discussion for Authors, Teaching Faculty, and Students
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-03-19)
Open Educational practices support teaching, learning, and publication in an increasingly diverse faculty and student body. OEP encompass the creation, adaptation, and adoption of open educational resources, open course ...
Expand Your Library Instruction Toolkit: Intro to Distance and Online Learning - MLA CE 500 - 2016
This record archives a Canvas course management system course export file. To use this file, download it and export it as a course into your Canvas dashboard. This course was created by Virginia Pannabecker and Margaret ...
Librarian as Futurist: Changing the Way Libraries Think About the Future
(The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014-07)
Are librarians preoccupied with the future? There are countless books, articles, blog posts, webinars, and conference presentations filled with speculation about what libraries will become. This is understandable with the ...
Middle-Where? Preservation as Negotiation for Workflow Integration
(Virginia Tech, 2018-09-26)
At Virginia Tech University Libraries (VTUL), our unit, Digital Imaging and Preservation Services (DI&PS), is a newly formed team whose goal is to establish a fully integrated digital curation system that encompasses data ...
Text and Data Mining Forum
This panel discussion was part of Open Data Week 2017 at Virginia Tech. Panelists discussed opportunities and challenges related to text and data mining, with a focus on research purposes and information access. Panelists: ...