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How we went from worst practices to good practices, and became happier in the process
Our application team was struggling. We had good people and the desire to create good software, but the library as an organization did not yet have experience with software development processes. Work halted. Team members ...
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 ...
An Assessment of VTechData with respect to the CoreTrustSeal Repository Certification Requirements
This report provides a brief internal assessment as to how well the current status of VTechData (“The Repository) meets the CoreTrustSeal repository certification requirements. VTechData has seen substantial development ...
Geospatial Data Services in the University Libraries: Recommendations for Development
For many years University Libraries Geospatial Services has provided support for researchers and instructors in finding and providing access to geospatial data. More recently University Libraries Geospatial Services has ...
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.
Library-as-Publisher: Capacity Building for the Library Publishing Subfield
(Michigan Publishing, University of Michigan Library, 2014)
This essay provides a brief history of publisher training and uses this context to think about how and where library publishers may engage in capacity building to inform and train this growing publishing subfield. Throughout ...
Hubs and centers as transitional change strategy for library collaboration
(International Association of Scientific and Technological University Libraries, 2013-04-18)
Libraries of science and technology universities worldwide are adapting to a changing environment where cyberinfrastructure, eResearch, and new technology-intensive approaches to teaching and learning are transforming the ...
Structural Model Discovery in Temporal Event Data Streams
(Virginia Tech, 2013-04-23)
This dissertation presents a unique approach to human behavior analysis based on expert guidance and intervention through interactive construction and modification of behavior models. Our focus is to introduce the research ...
About the Virginia Tech April 16, 2007, Condolence Archives of the University Libraries (2007-2011)
This document describes the history of the April 16, 2007, Condolence Archives collection, including the efforts by staff and volunteers to archive the tens of thousands of items donated to the university in response to ...