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Middle-Where? Preservation as Negotiation for Workflow Integration
(Virginia Tech, 2018-09-26)
At Virginia Tech University Libraries (VTUL), our unit, Digital Imaging and Preservation Services (DI&PS), is a newly formed team whose goal is to establish a fully integrated digital curation system that encompasses data ...
Blockchain: What is it and why should we care? (Special Focus Session)
(Virginia Tech, 2018-08-18)
Blockchain, or distributed ledger, is being described as the next disruptive technology. This session gives attendees an overview of the technology: what it is, how it works, and why archivists and records managers should ...
Partnership with Cultural and Community Centers, De-Centering Whiteness in Archives
(Virginia Tech, 2018-03-24)
This presentation provides an overview of community engagement activities conducted by Virginia Tech University Libraries in support of the Division of Student Affairs Cultural & Community Centers. The presentation was ...
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 ...
Elements and Altmetric at Virginia Tech: A Client Case Study
(Virginia Tech, 2018-08-02)
Presenters will discuss a use case that includes description of department workshops and results of those, development of individual reports, and use of Elements data to design reports with multiple identifiers or other aspects.
Welcome to Overleaf: A Brief Overview of Opportunities
(Virginia Tech, 2018-11-07)
This presentation is an introduction to Overleaf at Virginia Tech, including a brief history of the program, features and benefits, and a list of resources.
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 ...
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Using Design Thinking and Project Management in the Design and Development of a Digital Literacy Initiative
(Virginia Tech, 2018-10-24)
This presentation introduces an innovative instructional design model, based on agile and design thinking principles for the design and development of digital literacy initiatives at a higher education institution. The ...