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Renovation, Revitalization, Revival: 2nd Floor, Newman Library, Virginia Tech, Conceptual Draft #1
This is an initial planning draft for the upcoming renovation. This version will be used for further development and planning.
CULTIVATING COMPLEXITY: How I Stopped Driving The Innovation Train And Started Planting Seeds In The Community Garden
The last two decades have ushered transformative change across libraries. We have reimagined collections, revolutionized spaces, introduced numerous technologies, and greatly expanded our service offerings. Yet despite all ...
THE ART OF PROBLEM DISCOVERY: Adaptive Thinking for Innovation and Growth
(Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), 2013-04-02)
What challenges do students face in the classroom? What issues do faculty encounter when applying for grants? How does the Writing Center plan to help students abroad? What keeps senior administrators up at night? We ...
Engines For Change: Libraries as drivers of engagement
This paper explores the concept of social entrepreneurship and applies it to libraries. It includes examples from an academic library related environmental sustainability and undocumented students. A case is made that ...
Too Much Assessment Not Enough Innovation: R&D Models and Mindsets for Academic Libraries
(Library Assessment Conference, 2012-10)
Academic libraries are facing a disruptive future. There are new technologies, new pedagogies, new publishing models, and new environments, all converging with teaching and research. This multiplicity of change is bubbling ...