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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 ...
Summary of the Two-year (FY13-FY14) Open Access Subvention Fund Pilot Project
(Virgnia Tech Libraries, 2014-07-02)
Virginia Tech began subsidizing article processing fees for authors publishing scholarly peer reviewed articles in open access and hybrid OA journals in August 2012, following the approval of "The Proposal for a Virginia ...
Do Open Access Electronic Theses and Dissertations Diminish Publishing Opportunities in the Sciences?
(Association of College and Research Libraries, 2014-11)
In academia, there is a growing acceptance of sharing the final electronic version of graduate work, such as a thesis or dissertation, in an online university repository. Though previous studies have shown that journal ...
Technical Processing of Electronic Journals
Electronic journals portend tremendous advantages to libraries. Patron access is swift and sure; these journals are never missing from the shelves, and they need not be delayed for technical processing because they can be ...
ETDs in the 21st Century
Electronic theses/dissertations (ETDs) have been required at higher education institutions for twenty years. Although numerous goals have been realized, the majority of ETDs have not been transformed into new media.
A New Service from Libraries: Electronic Publishing
(Association of College and Research Libraries, 1995)
Libraries are continuously improving traditional services but now they are also responding to stringent economic times by producing and distributing information electronically. Publishing electronic journals, distributing ...
Scholarly Communications Project: Publishers and Libraries
(Association of Research Libraries, 1995-01)
When the Scholarly Communications Project was getting underway in 1989, the founding director, Lon Savage, envisioned a pioneering effort: exploration of new means of scholarly communications and ways to reduce costly ...
Embracing the Electronic Journal: One Library's Plan
(Haworth Press, 1991)
The work of serialists is rarely static and now another exciting new challenge awaits us: the electronic journal. In this paper "electronic journals," also called e-journals, will mean any serials produced, published, and ...