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Open Educational Practices: Equity, Achievement, and Pedagogical Innovation
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-03-19)
Open Education practices (OEP) have emerged as a transformational force in higher education. Whereas, higher education promises to be an instrument for economic and social mobility, in reality our institutions reinforce ...
The Hubris of Neutrality in Archives
This presentation, given as part of the MARAC Newark 2017 panel on "Radical Honesty in Descriptive Practices," discusses paradigms for ethics and objectivity in archival description. Challenging the notion that archivists ...
Advancing OER & Open Education on Your Campus
Invited keynote presentation. This event was sponsored by Central Virginia Community College and Achieving the Dream Open Educational Resources Initiative.
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 ...
$40,000 Still Available to Publish Your Open Access Article!
(Virginia Tech Libraries, 2017-03-03)
NLI Course (March1, 2017) Description If you're writing an article for a scholarly peer-reviewed journal, Virginia Tech Libraries will support the Article Publishing Charge of up to $1500 for an open access journal. ...
Goal Setting in Residencies
(Virginia Tech, 2017-10-25)
ACRL RIG’s New Members and Mentorship team presents its inaugural mentorship discussion for residents and early-career librarians. This interactive discussion will begin with Anthony Wright de Hernandez discussing his ...
Improving scalability by self-archiving
The newer generation of web browsers supports the client-side database, making it possible to run the full web application stacks entirely in the web clients. Still, the server side database is indispensable as the central ...
A UWS Case for 200-Style Memento Negotiations
(IEEE Technical Committee on Digital Libraries, 2015-10)
Uninterruptible web service (UWS) is a web archiving application that handles server errors using the most recently archived representation of the requested web resource. The application is developed as an Apache module. ...
How to Build a 3D Imaging Program: An Overview of Technology, Skills, and Labor
3D imaging shows great promise for a range of scientific and humanistic fields. While lower costs and greater computational power have made 3D technologies financially realistic for a broader variety of institutions, there ...