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  • All the world’s a stage: Improving students’ information skills with dramatic video tutorials 

    Thornton, David Ewan; Kaya, Ebru (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-30)
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    Open Access
    This paper will describe an on-going project at Bilkent University Library, Turkey, to create a series of instructional online videos aimed specifically at the so-called Net Generation (Generation Z) library users. These ...
  • An integral approach to digital information delivery in The Netherlands 

    Vos, Victor-Jan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-07-01)
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    Open Access
    The Koninklijke Bibliotheek (KB)’s mission is to connect people and information. One of its core responsibilities is to deliver digital scientific information to end-users, focusing on on-line access and services. A ...
  • A partnership approach to promoting information literacy for higher education researchers 

    Goldstein, Stéphane (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-30)
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    Open Access
    The promotion and development of information literacy for researchers has tended in the UK to be the preserve of university librarians. Although much good work takes place in practice to help develop appropriate skills and ...
  • Aportando valor desde la biblioteca a las actividades de investigación de la UPC 

    Hidalgo, Montse; Rovira, Anna (2016-07-19)
    Lecture
    Open Access
  • Les Biblioteques de la UPC 

    Biblioteca del Campus Universitari de Manresa (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-30)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
  • Les biblioteques de la UPC i el suport a la recerca 

    Rovira, Anna (2013-06-04)
    Lecture
    Open Access
  • Costs and benefits of a shared digital long-term preservation system 

    Keskitalo, Esa-Pekka (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-07-01)
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    Open Access
    This paper is a report on the cost-benefit analysis of digital long-term preservation that was conducted as a part of the National Digital Library Project in 2010. The analysis was based on the assumption that a large ...
  • Cultural heritage and the public domain 

    Savenije, Bas (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-30)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
    The recent report of the “Comité des Sages” recommends that “cultural institutions should make public domain material digitised with public funding as widely available as possible for access and re-use”. One of the objectives ...
  • Desarrollo de aplicaciones de bibliotecas para Android y IOS 

    Bagés, Taïs; Carnerero Gámiz, Francesc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques, Publicacions i Arxius, 2012-11-23)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
  • Does library use affect student attainment? A preliminary report on the library impact data project 

    Stone, Graham; Pattern, David (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-07-01)
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    Open Access
    The current economic climate is placing pressure on UK Universities to maximise use of their resources and ensure value for money. In parallel, there is a continuing focus on the student experience and a desire that all ...
  • Establishing a research information system as part of an integrated approach to information management: best practice at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) 

    Scholze, Frank; Maier, Jan; Tobias, Regine (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-30)
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    Open Access
    The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) is one of the largest research and higher education organisations in the world focusing on engineering and natural sciences. At present KIT, under the chairmanship of its ...
  • Establishing the library landscape in Europe: LIBER's portfolio of EU projects 

    Ayris, Paul (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-30)
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    Open Access
    LIBER's strategy (at http://www.libereurope.eu/node/59) has established Key Performance Areas for LIBER to add value to the library and information services available to European researchers. The five key Performance Areas ...
  • Fostering new roles for librarians. Skills set for repository managers: results of a survey in Italy 

    Cassella, Maria; Morando, Maddalena (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-30)
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    Open Access
    The open access movement in scholarly communication has considerably grown over the last ten years, and has subsequently driven an increase in the establishment of institutional repositories (IRs). This change led to develop ...
  • From here to the clouds: eResearch and the research library 

    Luce, Rick (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-29)
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    Open Access
    Current efforts supporting eResearch environments have focused on large scale data capture and preservation challenges. Equally significant challenges, however, are presented by new paradigms in research methods and research ...
  • Gestión de proyectos orientados a dispositivos móviles 

    Gil Rodríguez, Eva Patricia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques, Publicacions i Arxius, 2012-11-23)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
  • Heading for the open road: costs and benefits of transitions in scholarly communications 

    Jubb, Michael (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-07-01)
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    Open Access
    All the key players in scholarly communications – funders, universities, libraries, publishers, and researchers – have an interest in improving access to scholarly journals. But the different constituencies do not share a ...
  • How to assess the influence of research - translating user feedback into tools 

    Colledge, Lisa Helene (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-30)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
    How influential is scholarly communication? This is a question increasingly asked of librarians in the face of higher expectations around the availability and rapid provision of relevant data. These questions have traditionally ...
  • How to teach information literacy relevant to students: an online credit course model from the University of Tartu Library 

    Seiler, Vilve; Miil, Kart (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-30)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
    To communicate the necessity of information literacy in the university and to draw attention to it as a possible subject, we created in 2006 a web-based general course model of information literacy. The course is based on ...
  • Increasing access to special collections 

    Erway, Ricky (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-29)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
    This presentation extracts the essence of many related efforts to help libraries, archives, and museums increase access to their special collections. The Shifting Gears essay (which was presented to the LIBER conference ...
  • Managing research information for researchers and universities 

    Schaffner, Jennifer (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Servei de Biblioteques i Documentació, 2011-06-30)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
    Recent research on scholarly behavior converges on conclusions about ecologies of information-related services in universities and across academic disciplines. In the past few years, numerous credible studies - conducted ...