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Data Management Bootcamp 2016: Andi Ogier
In this brief talk, Andi Ogier, Virginia Tech Libraries' Associate Director of Data Services, discusses services offered by the VT Libraries to help researchers manage, publish, and curate their data.
ETDs and Open Access: the Digital Landscape of Open Access Publishing in the Graduate School Arena
Gail McMillan will discuss her research on the effects of open access for theses and dissertations on publishing opportunities for graduate students.
Building a Community of Teachers: Designing Faculty Interest Groups to Build Pedagogical Expertise
We explore the University Libraries program to develop instructional expertise within the department, with a focus on the development of a pedagogies interest group focused on understanding, reflecting on, and practicing ...
Snagging Funds to Publish Your Articles: VT's Open Access Subvention Fund
Let your journal articles be openly accessible. Don't hide your research behind a pay-wall that only the well-endowed researchers can access. Learn about the cooperative venture between the Library, the Provost, and the ...
ETDs and Open Access: Understanding the Digital Landscape of Open Access in the Graduate School Arena
During this Open Access Week panel, Gail McMillan shared data from some of the ETD projects she has collaborated on, including the 2013 ETD base line survey of institutions and the 2011-2012 surveys of journal editors and ...
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 ...
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 ...
Adaptable Course Materials: Creating an Open Textbook for Electromagnetics
We describe the purpose, process, and product of developing the open textbook. Electromagnetics, Volume 1 (Beta) by Ellingson (2018) is a faculty-authored, LaTeX based, customizable, and openly licensed textbook (licensed ...