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The State of Scholarly Publishing
These slides were presented to two groups of faculty at the University of Richmond following an invitation from Lucretia McCulley to lead a presentation and discussion on the current state of scholarly publishing "to educate ...
Preconference: Introduction to Open Educational Resources (OER) for Libraries
(Virginia Tech, 2015-10-21)
This presentation was given as a preconference session at the Virginia Library Association Annual Conference 2015. Librarians of all types can benefit from learning about the Open Educational Resources movement: what ...
This presentation is part of a panel presentation at Open Repository 2015, Fedora Technical Working Group - Assessment of Fedora 4.
Open Educational Resources: Institutional Costs and Benefits
(Virginia Tech, 2015-11-16)
What are Open Educational Resources? What are the costs and benefits to my institution of an OER initiative? What efforts are needed to get OER projects and programs started? How much do they cost and why? How can they be ...
In the Highways and the Hedges: Library Support for OER Adoption Efforts at Higher Education Institutions Across Virginia
This presentation, given at the Charleston Library Conference, highlighed examples of innovative library approaches to supporting and leading Open Educational Resources (OER) adoption efforts at institutions of higher ...
Student, teacher, and partner: Understanding and supporting the many roles of graduate teaching assistants
As instructors for many core undergraduate courses, graduate teaching assistants (GTAs) are important university library partners in learning and information literacy. But as novice teachers and budding scholars themselves, ...
Moving the Needle: Libraries Embracing a Culture of Open
The presentation "Moving the Needle: Libraries Embracing a Culture of Open" was invited by the SCHEV (State Council of Higher Education for Virginia) Library Advisory Committee. (Membership: http://surveys.schev.edu/Admi ...
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. ...
Digital Knowledge Repositories: What the 2015 ETD Survey Reveals
On Nov. 3, 2015, international speakers participated in the DELNET (Developing Library Network) Panel Discussion on "Digital Knowledge Repositories: Emerging Issues, Trends and Technologies" at the India International ...
Opening Up the “Closed” Stacks: What Archives & Special Collections Can Do for You & Your Patrons!
Sharing current practices and collaborations from Virginia Tech Special Collections’ experience, this presentation talks about what academic special collections and archives do, why other types of libraries should know ...