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Albatross: Rolling on a sea of data
Big deals and journal package incentives are an increasing reality for academic libraries, yet the solutions for evaluating these package scenarios in a timely, cost-effective manner are few. The proliferation of these ...
Towards Use And Reuse Driven Big Data Management
We propose a use and reuse driven big data management approach that fuses the data repository and data processing capabilities in a co-located, public cloud. It answers to the urgent data management needs from the growing ...
Hubs and centers as transitional change strategy for library collaboration
(International Association of Scientific and Technological University Libraries, 2013-04-18)
Libraries of science and technology universities worldwide are adapting to a changing environment where cyberinfrastructure, eResearch, and new technology-intensive approaches to teaching and learning are transforming the ...
A Tale of Two [Open] Textbooks
Successful creation and adaptation of open textbooks relies on mastery of multiple parallel processes: analysis of market gaps and needs, author communication and negotiation, copyright/open licensing practices, funding ...
Revising the Bottom Line: Advocacy and Adding Value for Students
Invited presentation to the 2016 Textbook Affordability Conference at University of California, Davis. #2016TAC
Academic Libraries: How do we put it all together, become agile, and adapt?
(Virginia Tech, 2018-11-07)
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, ...
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 ...
Navigating Support for Digital Projects: A Suggested Workflow for Non-Traditional Publications
Presentation to the 2019 Library Publishing Forum.
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 ...