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Building a Balanced Portfolio: Investing in TAs and Other Contingent Faculty
This presentation explores approaches for collaborating with course instructors to move beyond the one-shot workshop, using library engagement with first year writing at a large university as a case study. With increasing ...
Reaching Over the Fence: Building Partnerships With New Teaching Neighbors
As more contingent faculty, graduate teaching assistants, and other new instructors move into the instructional neighborhood, librarians face a familiar challenge: collaborating with teaching and learning partners who may ...
“Dallying with the Black Bottle:” Typing, Talking, Tippling, and Cocktail History Outreach
Presentation description: Archivist Kira A. Dietz will talk about using historical cocktail tastings as creative outreach to educate the library and campus community about Virginia Tech Special Collections' History of the ...
An Open Textbook Approach to OER: VIVA & the Open Textbook Network
In the Spring of 2016, VIVA joined the Open Textbook Network (OTN) -- a growing collaboration of schools, universities, and institutions that promotes access, affordability, and student success through the use of open ...
Revising the Bottom Line: Advocacy and Adding Value for Students
Invited presentation to the 2016 Textbook Affordability Conference at University of California, Davis. #2016TAC
Is It a Fair Use? Celebrating Fair Use Week to Promote Critical Thinking about Copyrights
Have you ever been asked, “Can I use this?” in reference to an article, book, image, or other copyrightable work intended for a course, publication, or professional training? This lightning talk presents one university ...
ETDplus: Supporting the Evolution of ETD Research Products
(Educopia Institute, 2016)
ETDplus builds on the momentum of the Lifecycle Management of ETDs project to research and build tools to help manage a growing challenge in ETD programs: the creation and submission of materials beyond the PDF of a thesis ...
If I could turn back time: Looking back at 2+ years of DMP consulting at Virginia Tech.
Presented as part of the DMPs and Public Access: Agency and Data Service Experiences at RDAP 2016.
VIVO + SHARE: An Institutional Perspective
A presentation given on March 11, 2016 as part of the DuraSpace Hot Topics Series.
Communicating Research to the Public through ETDs
This was a presentation for the CAUS Construction Engineering Research Methods course, CNST-5084, taught by Dr. Annie Pearce. The focus of the April 26, 2016, class was "Communicating Research to the Public." It was organized ...