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Keep calm and cairn on: Improving learning objects with guided feedback through usability testing
These slides are from a workshop about usability testing for learning objects given at LOEX 2019. Additional documents can be found at http://bit.ly/UsabilityVT.
Blazing a Trail for Literacy Exploration Through Design Thinking
As learners navigate increasingly complex information wilds and explore new forms of creation, libraries are discussing and supporting a variety of literacies, including data, invention, health, information, media, visual, ...
Navigating Support for Digital Projects: A Suggested Workflow for Non-Traditional Publications
Presentation to the 2019 Library Publishing Forum.
In-person, embedded, & online: Designing a pedagogically based undergraduate research literacy program
High impact practices like undergraduate research and CUREs are excellent experiences for student learning and workforce development. Students from all fields can engage in research, albeit training and approach is varied. ...
How Do Electronic Laboratory Notebooks Inspire Researchers?
OBJECTIVES: This research poster explores if and how electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) platforms include features that may facilitate researchers in: collaborating; incorporating research literature in laboratory ...
"Full of Jersey Lightning:" Spirituous Histories, Cocktail Tastings, and Creative Outreach
Beginning in 2012, Virginia Tech Special Collections started acquiring materials related to cocktail culture in America. The “History of the American Cocktail Collection” includes cocktail manuals and bartenders guides, ...
Auditing an Institutional Data Repository With Respect to the CoreTrustSeal Certification Requirements
J. Petters presented how Curation Services in Virginia Tech University Libraries used the CoreTrustSeal repository certification requirements to conduct a self audit of their institutional data repository VTechData. This ...
Using a Library Learning Object Repository to Empower Teaching Excellence for Distance Students
In 2015, in response to the findings of an online learning needs assessment, two librarians and a web developer began creating a library learning object repository. This repository would ensure that distance learners were ...
Data Management. It’s for Libraries, Too!
An Investigation of ETDs as Prior Publications: Findings from the 2011 NDLTD Publishers' Survey
(14th International Symposium on ETDs, 2011-09)
Do publishers and editors of scholarly journals view theses and dissertations that are readily available on the Internet and through convenient Web browsers as prior publications? This has been a topic of discussion for ...