ETDPlus Curation Workbench
The ETDPlus Curation Workbench offers preservation micro-services to assist with the digital stewardship of supplementary files submitted with electronic theses and dissertations. The workbench was developed in partnership with the Educopia Institute and with funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Montgomery County Memory
Old photographs, letters, diaries, books, family quilts, knickknacks, and children’s toys passed down through generations may seem like everyday objects packed away in attics or basements. In truth, such items are historical artifacts not only of the families they come from, but also of the communities they represent. The Montgomery County Memory Project: People, Places, and Read more about Montgomery County Memory[…]
VTArtWorks: Towards a collaborative archiving platform built for Community Cultural Development
VTArtWorks, an interdisciplinary team at Virginia Tech focused on facilitating the field of Community Cultural Development (CCD) through innovative web technology, began working together in the fall of 2015 thanks to a generous grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). From the fall of 2015 to the summer of 2016 the VTArtWorks Read more about VTArtWorks: Towards a collaborative archiving platform built for Community Cultural Development[…]
Virginia Tech Libraries, in partnership with the departments of Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science, as well as the University of North Texas Department of Library and Information Sciences, are developing a broadly adaptable library cyberinfrastructure strategy for big data sharing and reuse. The strategy is based on intelligently matching and synthesizing five types of existing Read more about Library Cyberinfrastructure[…]