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General Overview
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Video
Presented by John H. Hagen
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
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LibGuides – Spanish Language /
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Thesis & Dissertation Resources
Campus-Wide ETD Seminar
Provost's Graduate Student Professional
Development Workshop:
 Monday, October 5, 2009
3:00 - 4:30 PM
NRCCE Building (Evansdale Campus), Room
101A-B
Open to all WVU graduate students,
faculty and staff.
 Please register by sending an e-mail to Elizabeth
Hamilton at [email protected] or
call (304) 293-7173.
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wvuScholar – Institutional Repository
http://wvuscholar.wvu.edu
Open Access @ WVU
Open_Access
Video
Open Access = Increased Visibility
Number of
Accesses
WVU Print vs. Electronic
Thesis & Dissertation Access
1,200,000
1,000,000
800,000
600,000
400,000
200,000
0
1,181,111
813
WVU ETDs are
accessed 145,000%
more than print
documents
1998-99:
Print
2000-01:
Electronic
Average WVU ETD Downloads >
One million per year
Most Accessed WVU ETDs 2008
Most Popular ETDs
#
Hits
Discipline
1
66,934
2
URL
Civil Engineering
Dasarath_Rao_M_masters_problem_report
57,922
History
Stewart_Burns_Shirley_dissertation
3
16,365
Chemical Engineering
Bambal_Ashish_thesis
4
13,446
Electrical Engineering
Sankarayogi_Raghu_thesis
5
13,112
Athletic Training
Leavey_V_thesis
6
10,681
Geography
Alagan_R_dissertation
7
10,392
Mechanical Engineering
Echavarria_F_dissertation
8
8,068
Electrical Engineering
Hasanovic_AH_thesis
9
7,768
Mechanical Engineering
McIntyre_Dustin_dissertation
10
7,728
Physical Education
Dietrich_Scott_dissertation
Most Accessed
WVU ETD 1998 - 2007
37,501
40,000
Number of
20,000
Accesses
0
Shirley Stewart Burns
- History Dissertation
Value of the Institutional Repository
Self-Acknowledged Archiving of Research =
2 to 5 Times + Increased Scholarly Citations
Creative Commons
defines the spectrum of
possibilities between full
copyright — all rights
reserved — and the public
domain — no rights
reserved. Our licenses
help you keep your
copyright while inviting
certain uses of your work
— a "some rights
reserved" copyright.
Resources on Fair Use & Plagiarism
Multimedia as Supplementary
Material…
www.wvu.edu/~thesis/Statistics/WVU_Multimedia_ETDs.htm
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WVU Libraries Resources
Presented by:
John H. Hagen,
Manager, Institutional Repository Programs /
ETD Program Coordinator
WVU Libraries
Morgantown, WV
28 September 2009
[email protected]
Video Credits

Digital Scholarship: Gutenberg 2.x Matrix
Remix


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YQS6jpMvcwI&
NR=1
Diane Graves, Librarian – On Open Access

http://www.vimeo.com/oaday08
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