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Public Access: A Driver for Preservation and Discovery of Datasets at a US Land-Grant Institution
Public access to federally funded research data ensures preservation and discovery of datasets to promote translation of research evidence into meaningful outcomes. However, historical policy and concerns regarding making ...
Creating Digital Learning Objects for Use in Large Lecture Classes
Large lecture classes sometimes fail to provide an informal approach for students to “practice” what they’ve learned, or delve deeper into materials that are not in the textbook. There is currently no textbook that addresses ...
A Multi-Tenancy Cloud-Native Digital Library Platform
Virginia Tech Libraries presents our next generation digital library platform. Our design and implementation addresses the maintainability, sustainability, modularity, and scalability of a digital repository using a Cloud- ...
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.
Harnessing Altmetric Data for Translational Research & Community Development: A Case Study
As a land grant university, Virginia Tech has long prioritized cooperative partnerships with regional organizations, delivering translational research to local populations via the work of their Extension Agents and Specialists ...
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, ...
Extension Programs, Altmetrics and the Scholarship of Engagement
A project to create personas to help engage different audiences/stakeholders with altmetrics. Translational Scholarship: understanding pathways to broader impact Land Grant universities, extension agents, and knowledge ...
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. ...
Rumor Has It: How Exploring Research Engagement through Metrics Transforms Student Learning
Increasingly, scholars are finding that their disciplines and sub-fields overlap and complement one another, leading to more cross-disciplinary and transdisciplinary collaborations and research projects. A Research Impact ...