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    • Open Access Forum 2018 

      Potter, Peter; Walz, Anita R.; DePauw, Karen; Paretti, Marie; Maczka, Darren; Drozdova, Katya; Mueller, Derek (Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2018-10-22)
      The Open Access Week kickoff event will feature a brief introduction to open access by Peter Potter and an introduction to open education by Anita Walz, followed by a discussion with panelists Katya Drozdova, Karen DePauw, ...
    • Emerging Developments in Microbiome and Microglia Research: Implications for Neurodevelopmental Disorders 

      Lebovitz, Yeonwoo; Ringel-Scaia, Veronica M.; Allen, Iriving C.; Thesus, Michelle H. (Frontiers, 2018-09-03)
      From immunology to neuroscience, interactions between the microbiome and host are increasingly appreciated as potent drivers of health and disease. Epidemiological studies previously identified compelling correlations ...
    • Welcome to Overleaf: A Brief Overview of Opportunities 

      Browder, Robert; Cross, Carrie (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.
    • Revised partial coupling in fluid–particulate systems 

      Elghannay, Husam A.; Tafti, Danesh K. (Sage, 2018-08-04)
      Fluid equations in Computational Fluid Dynamics coupled with Discrete Element Method (CFD-DEM) simulations solve the volume-averaged Navier–Stokes equations. Full coupling between the dispersed phase and continuous phase ...
    • University Libraries Annual Report 2018 

      Brown, Ann; Griffin, Julie; Mathews, Brian; Walters, Tyler; Kucsak, Michael; McVoy, Liz (2018-08)
      Explore University Libraries key accomplishments and strategic plans during the 2017-2018 fiscal year.
    • University Libraries Progress Report 2018 

      Brown, Ann; McVoy, Liz; Walters, Tyler (2018-11)
      This progress report contains University Libraries accomplishments and highlights, which took place in the 2017-2018 fiscal year.
    • Destination Areas Global Speaker Series, October 26-27, 2017 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2017-10)
      A flier for the 2017 Destination Areas Global Speaker Series, featuring guest speaker Lorena Barba.
    • A Partnership Framework for Geospatial Data Preservation in North Carolina 

      Morris, Steve; Tuttle, James; Essic, Jefferson (JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV PRESS, 2009-12-01)
    • Clinical Management of Low Vitamin D: A Scoping Review of Physicians’ Practices 

      Rockwell, Michelle; Kraak, Vivica; Hulver, Matthew; Epling, John (MDPI, 2018-04-16)
      The role of vitamin D in the prevention and treatment of non-skeletal health issues has received significant media and research attention in recent years. Costs associated with clinical management of low vitamin D (LVD) ...
    • Advancing OER & Open Education on Your Campus 

      Walz, Anita R. (2018-10-19)
      Invited keynote presentation. This event was sponsored by Central Virginia Community College and Achieving the Dream Open Educational Resources Initiative.
    • A Tale of Two [Open] Textbooks 

      Walz, Anita R.; Guimont, Corinne (2018-10-02)
      Successful creation and adaptation of open textbooks relies on mastery of multiple parallel processes: analysis of market gaps and needs, author communication and negotiation, copyright/open licensing practices, funding ...
    • 2018 R & I Annual Report 

      Griffin, Julie; Hilal, Amr; Brown, Anne; Petters, Jonathan; Porter, Nathaniel; McMillan, Gail; Cross, Carrie; Pannabecker, Virginia; Smith, Erin M.; et al (Virginia Tech, 2018)
      This is the 2018 annual report for the Research & Informatics division at University Libraries.
    • Adrenocortical Challenge Response and Genomic Analyses in Scottish Terriers With Increased Alkaline Phosphate Activity 

      Zimmerman, Kurt L.; Panciera, David L.; Hoeschele, Ina; Monroe, W. Edward; Todd, Stephanie Michelle; Werre, Stephen R.; LeRoith, Tanya; Fecteau, Kellie; Lake, Bathilda B. (Frontiers, 2018-10-09)
      Scottish terriers (ST) frequently have increased serum alkaline phosphatase (ALP) of the steroid isoform. Many of these also have high serum concentrations of adrenal sex steroids. The study’s objective was to determine ...
    • A Review of Pediatric Lower Extremity Data for Pedestrian Numerical Modeling: Injury Epidemiology, Anatomy, Anthropometry, Structural, and Mechanical Properties 

      Meng, Yunzhu; Untaroiu, Costin D. (Hindawi, 2018-09-04)
      Pedestrian injuries are the fourth leading cause of unintentional injury-related death among children aged 1 to 19. The lower extremity represents the most frequently injured body region in car-to-pedestrian accidents. The ...
    • The State-of-the-Art Review on Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Asphalt Binder 

      Qu, Xin; Wang, Dawei; Wang, Linbing; Huang, Yucheng; Hou, Yue; Oeser, Markus (Hindawi, 2018-09-03)
      Asphalt pavement has been widely used in the world. As the main components of asphalt pavement, the asphalt binder is crucial to the service performance and life of the road. In the past decades, numerous studies were ...
    • Elegance as Complexity Reduction in Systems Design 

      Iandoli, Luca; Piantedosi, Letizia; Salado, Alejandro; Zollo, Giuseppe (Hindawi, 2018-08-26)
      Elegance is often invoked as a characteristic of good design, but it cannot be pursued as a design objective because of the absence of actionable definitions that can be translated into design strategies and metrics. In ...
    • Fundamentals of Business, Second Edition 

      Skripak, Stephen J.; Cortes, Anastasia; Walz, Anita R.; Parsons, Richard; Walton, Gary (VT Publishing, 2018-08-31)
      Fundamentals of Business, Second Edition (2018) is an 372-page open education resource intended to serve as a no-cost, faculty customizable primary text for one-semester undergraduate introductory business ...
    • Electromagnetics, Volume 1 

      Ellingson, Steven W. (VT Publishing, 2018-08)
      Electromagnetics Volume 1 by Steven W. Ellingson is a 225-page, peer-reviewed open educational resource intended for electrical engineering students in the third year of a bachelor of science degree program. It is ...
    • Imagine: a newsletter for friends of the University Libraries at Virginia Tech 

      University Libraries (Virginia Tech, 2018-08-03)
      Summer 2018 issue table of contents: - Explore, Envision, and Invent in University Libraries Studios - Susan and David Keesee Endowment for Undergraduate Research - Tyler Walters Appointed President of DuraSpace Board ...