January 2013 archive

What is the Digital Commons?

The Digital Commons is Longwood University’s new Institutional Repository. Institutional Repositories (IRs) bring together all of a University’s research under one umbrella, with an aim to preserve and provide access to that research. IRs are an excellent vehicle for working papers or copies of published articles and conference papers. Included in the scope are presentations, …

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Letter from Dean Palmer

This spring, the Greenwood Library is launching DIGITAL COMMONS @ LONGWOOD UNIVERSITY, Longwood’s institutional repository, to serve our campus community.  Acting as a digital showcase, the repository promotes discovery, research, cross-disciplinary collaboration and instruction by collecting, preserving and providing access to scholarly work created at Longwood University. What are the benefits of participating in the Digital Commons? ACCESS …

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Archives and Special Collections

The Tennis Club of 1899

      Archives and Special Collections might include past yearbooks and student publications, photographs, and other material related to the University and Library collections.  

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