What’s happening on the 4th floor of Newman Library? As part of the university’s Beyond Boundaries initiative and in support of the Destination Areas, the University Libraries have been incorporated into the proposed Innovation Corridor. Space on the 4th floor of Newman Library has been allocated for that purpose and in the coming year, will… Read more »
The University Libraries have added more than 100 new electronic resources to our collection in the past year. As the world gets more and more digital, the way people do their research and use resources in their coursework has changed, as well. So, we thought you might be interested the many new digital journals, databases,… Read more »
Researchers in need of space to store, preserve, and share data have a new option available: VTechData, Virginia Tech’s new data repository. At some point in their careers, researchers need a place to securely store their data, whether they have to comply with funding requirements or want a sustainable place to share their data in… Read more »
Virginia Tech has exciting new offerings for students in the 2016-17 academic year, including programs, curriculum revisions, resources, and spaces. The University Libraries has several new offerings in Newman Library: The 3D Design Studio, a 3-D printing center on the second floor that is free to use. Fusion Studio, a new interdisciplinary workspace for long-term… Read more »
Every moment data is created. When a member of the Flint Water Study team tests and records results from a drop of water. When a student steps into Goodwin Hall, activating sensors to track usability and traffic patterns. But data, especially big data that has to be analyzed computationally, sometimes creates as many questions as… Read more »
The rumors are true! We’re opening a 3D printing studio in Newman Library, the 3D Design Studio, around March 1, 2016. The studio will have eleven printers, including six cartesian printers, three delta printers, and two resin printers. If you’re interested, these are printer models: Lulzbot Taz 5 Flash Forge Creator Pro SeeMeCnC Rostock… Read more »
We’ll be reopening as usual on Tuesday, January 19th. For more information about our library hours and other schedules, please visit our website for hours listings here.