VIVA Outreach Committee
The Outreach Committee promotes and publicizes VIVA and its resources and advocates VIVA's funding needs and the benefits that VIVA confers to appropriate agencies, organizations and legislative groups.
VIVA in the News
- Kinman, Virginia (2009). E-Metrics and Library Assessment in Action. Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, 21(1), 15-36.
- Matthews, Tansy (2009). Improving Usage Statistics Processing for a Library Consortium: The Virtual Library of Virginia's Experience. Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, 21(1), 37-47.
- Matthews, Tansy (2009). Where Does It Come From? Generating and collecting online usage data: an update. UKSG Serials, 22(1), 49-52.
- Fischman, Josh (2008, April 22). Yes, Virginia, There Is PBS on Your Colleges' Web Sites. Chronicle of Higher Eduction. [HTML version]
- Metz, Paul and Gasser, Sharon (2006). "Analyzing Current Serials in Virginia: An Application of the Ulrich's Serials Analysis System," portal: Libraries and the Academy, 6(1), 5-21. [HTML version]
- Miller, Kevin (2001, September 14). State panel seeks to spread Tech, Radford initiatives. Roanoke Times. [Includes statements from VIVA Director, Kathy Perry] [Word version]
- McMillan, Gail (2001). Virginia Database for African-American History and Culture. Virginia Libraries, 47(2), 5-7. [PDF version]
- Millson-Martula, Christopher, Pathak, Susanna Bartmann, and Pfeiffer, Carol (2000). Cooperative Collection Management in the Consortial Environment: The VIVA Pilot Projects. Library Philosophy and Practice, 3(1). [HTML version, PDF version]
- Day, Elaine (2000). Access to Periodical Titles in Full Text Databases. Virginia Libraries, 46(1), 10-12. [HTML version, PDF version]
- Oder, Norman (2000). Consortia Hit Critical Mass. Library Journal, 125(2), 48-51.
- Metz, Paul (1999, April 13). A Virtual Library for Virginians Vive VIVA! Roanoke Times & World News. [Word version]
- Kyrillidou, Martha (1998, August 17). New Collections: New Marketplace Relationships. Report on an IFLA workshop at the 64th IFLA General Conference. [Preprint Word version]
- Recent Trends in Statewide Academic Library Consortia (by William Gray Potter, Library Trends, Winter 1997)
- The VIVA private college funding initiative. [GIF version] (by John Jaffe, Virginia Libraries, Oct-Dec 1997)
- VIVA: in the Vanguard for Cooperative Collection Development in Virginia [GIF version] (by Christopher A. Millson-Martula, Virginia Libraries, Jan-March 1997)
- Library Consortia Save Members Money on Electronic Materials (by Thomas J. DeLoughry, The Chronicle of Higher Education, February 9, 1996)
- VIVA's First Year. [GIF version] (by Kathy Perry, Virginia Librarian, Oct-Dec, 1995)
- Building the Foundations of Virginia's Virtual Library [GIF version] (by Charlene Hurt, Virginian Librarian, July-September, 1994)
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