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Creative Commons and OER in 30 Minutes
This presentation is intended to for an introductory level audience interested in learning about Creative Commons licenses, which form the basis for open educational resources. It covers potential benefits of licensing ...
Creating an Open Textbook: Purpose, process & progress
This presentation introduces attendees to Virginia Tech's new open textbook "Fundamentals of Business," the process of adapting an existing openly licensed text, helpful tools developed or discovered since, and lessons ...
Optimizing the Field Through a Curriculum Mapping Initiative
This presentation shares a new model of curriculum mapping to demonstrate how library instruction programs can make connections between high profile campus initiatives and library instruction. While this model was designed ...
Master Health Literacy: A Participant-Focused Program in Development
(Virginia Tech, 2017-10-23)
BACKGROUND Many of us face anxiety and uncertainty when it comes to health concerns. To help address this, three librarians at a research university are working with partners to develop a Master Health Literacy (MHL) ...
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 ...
$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 ...
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 ...
Teaching in STEM Disciplines: Open Source Methods
(Virginia Tech, 2017-10-26)
(Virginia Tech Libraries, 2017-02-01)
Presented Feb. 1, 2017, these slides were created to facilitate a discussion about many aspects of scholarly communication at the request of Dr. Patrick Miller for the PhD colloquium in the Architecture and Design Research ...