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Collaborative Preservation of ETDs: The MetaArchive Cooperative and LOCKSS
While few would argue about the importance of digital preservation, it often gets a low priority when institutions are planning and implementing their ETD initiatives. However, the NDLTD has joined forces with the MetaArchive ...
The Changing Publication Landscape
The landscape of scholarly publishing is in flux and has evolved considerably over the last decade. This program addressed the current state of scholarly communication and provided an opportunity to discuss issues, ...
ETDs and the Landscape of Open Access Publishing
Countering anecdotal evidence and calming fears about publicly accessible ETDs—electronic theses and dissertations, McMillan will present a variety of perspectives based on current data. She has led international surveys ...
ETDs and Open Access: Understanding the Digital Landscape of Open Access in the Graduate School Arena
McMillan presented data from the 2013 ETD base line survey of institutions and the 2011-2012 surveys of journal editors and university press directors about their ETD policies.
Distributed Digital Preservation Workshop for ETDs
The goal of the second ETD Preservation Workshop is to share with you the information necessary to establish a sound preservation program and describe how the MetaArchive Cooperative can meet your institution’s needs. We ...
PLN Members and the ARL Digital Preservation Survey Preliminary Findings
Because there is relatively little information gathered or reported about digital preservation practices and policies, we proposed and conducted the 1st Association of Research Libraries (ARL) SPEC survey on digital ...
Get Noticed - Managing your scholarly career in an age of metrics, social media, and open research
This workshop is designed for busy faculty who want a jump start in developing new skills, mastering new tools, and learning new approaches related to sharing their work and extending their impact. As delivered in June ...
Virginia Tech: Open Access Activities and Policy Development
(Virginia Tech, 2017-10-26)
For the Digital Science Thought Leadership Webinar on Oct. 26, 2017, Gail McMillan was invited to present Virginia Tech’s approach to open access (OA) activities and their steps towards an OA Policy. [Also presenting ...
Jean Carothers Robbins, 1929 - 2017
(Virginia Tech, 2018-04)
Jean Robbins was the first chair of the Peacock-Harper Culinary History Advisory Board. At the April 6, 2018, luncheon this presentation celebrated some of Jean Robbins' accomplishments and contributions on the first ...