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“Dallying with the Black Bottle:” Typing, Talking, Tippling, and Cocktail History Outreach
Presentation description: Archivist Kira A. Dietz will talk about using historical cocktail tastings as creative outreach to educate the library and campus community about Virginia Tech Special Collections' History of the ...
Opening Up the “Closed” Stacks: What Archives & Special Collections Can Do for You & Your Patrons!
Sharing current practices and collaborations from Virginia Tech Special Collections’ experience, this presentation talks about what academic special collections and archives do, why other types of libraries should know ...
Renovation, Revitalization, Revival: 2nd Floor, Newman Library, Virginia Tech, Conceptual Draft #1
This is an initial planning draft for the upcoming renovation. This version will be used for further development and planning.
THE ART OF PROBLEM DISCOVERY: Adaptive Thinking for Innovation and Growth
(Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), 2013-04-02)
What challenges do students face in the classroom? What issues do faculty encounter when applying for grants? How does the Writing Center plan to help students abroad? What keeps senior administrators up at night? We ...
Engines For Change: Libraries as drivers of engagement
This paper explores the concept of social entrepreneurship and applies it to libraries. It includes examples from an academic library related environmental sustainability and undocumented students. A case is made that ...