The University Libraries at Virginia Tech is proud to receive the following grants and awards.

Date Person(s) involved Grant/Award Title Dollar amount Organization
2008 - 2011 Tyler Walters, Martin Halbert, Cathy Hartman, Katherine Skinner MetaArchive: A Sustainable Digital Preservation Service to State and Local Institutions $325,000 National Archives and Records Administration
Jan 2011 - Dec 2014 Gail McMillan ETD Lifecycle Management $268,458 Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS)
Jan 2011 - Dec 2014 Gail McMillan Chronicles in Preservation $300,000 National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
Jan 2012 - June 2014 Ewing E, Hausman B, Pencek B, Ramakrishnan N An Epidemiology of Information: Data Mining the 1918 Influenza Pandemic $123,778 National Endowment for the Humanities
Feb 2012 - April 2014 Gail McMillan Chronicles in Preservation (NEH) $21,659 MetaArchive Services Group - Educopia
2013 - 2014 Katherine Skinner, Tyler Walters The Nexus Project: Spanning Boundaries to Transform Library Leadership $100,000 Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS)
Jan 2013 - Dec 2015 D Hicks, Todd Ogle Transatlantic Teacher Scholars Program: Change of Time and Place in the Meuse Argonne American Cemetery $350,000 American Battle and Memorial Commission with a subcontract from Learn NC, University of North Carolina
July 2013 - July 2015 David Hicks, Todd Ogle Transatlantic Teacher Scholars: Change Over Time and Place in the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, A proposal to the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) $58,916 University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
         
Aug 2013 - July 2014 Frimpong E, Zhiwu Xie Modeling How Traits Mediate Fish Vulnerabilities to Specific Habitat Alterations: Extending the Mapping Capability of Fish Traits to Facilitate Modeling $61,000 USGS- U.S. Geological Survey
Sep 2013 - Aug 2016 Todd Ogle, David Cline, David Hicks EXP: Exploring the Potential of Mobile Augmented Reality for Scaffolding Historical Inquiry Learning $549,039 National Science Foundation
2014 - 2017 Katherine Skinner, Christina Drummond, Tyler Walters Nexus Lab: Leading Across Boundaries $399,800 Institute of Museum and Library Services
2014 - 2016 Julie Griffin, Katherine Skinner, Tyler Walters ETDPlus: Preserving & Curating ETD Research Data & Complex Digital Objects $126,214 Institute of Museum and Library Services
April 2014 - Sep 2015 Zhiwu Xie, Edward A Fox Archiving Transactions Towards Uninterruptible Web Service $25,000 Columbia University
Oct 2014 - Sep 2016 Julie Griffin, Zhiwu Xie Preserving and Curating ETD Research Data and Complex Digital Objects $126,214 MetaArchive Services Group - Educopia
2015 - 2017 Elliot Shore, Tyler Walters SHARE Phase II: Expanding and Enhancing the Value of Open Data on Scholarly Research $1,200,000 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and the Institute of Museum and Library Services
May 2015 - June 2016 Monena Hall, Anthony Wright de Hernandez Latino Americans: 500 Years of History $3,000 ALA Public Programs - Diversity Programming Grant
July 2015 - July 2017 David Hicks, Kurt Luther, Paul Quigley, Andrea Ogier Mapping the Fourth of July in the American Civil War Era: A Crowdsourced Digital Archive $74,224 National Historical Publications & Records Commission
Aug 2015 - July 2016 Good, D.J., Gallo, S., Akers, J., Walz, A., Hu, D., and Baab, L. “Development of an Interactive Human Body Digital Reusable Learning Object (RLO) to Provide Whole Body Systems-based Learning in Vitamins and Minerals” $22,000 4VA
Aug 2015 - Feb 2017 David Hicks, Todd Ogle Evaluation and Strategic Visioning for ABMC World War I Online Educational Resources $125,000 American Battle Monuments Commission
Oct 2015 - July 2016 Robert Leonard, Andrea Ogier VT ArtWorks $25,000 Institute of Museum & Library Services
Oct 2015 - Dec 2016 Jim Dubinsky, Bruce Pencek Veterans in Society Summer Institute for College Teachers $152,250 National Endowment for the Humanities
Dec 2015 - Nov 2016 Anthony Wright de Hernandez Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness Exhibition $200 ALA Public Programs Office -- Diversity Programming Grant
Jan 2016 - Dec 2016 Todd Ogle, Joe Gabbard, Bill Carstensen and Denis Gracanin Collaborative Analysis of Large-scale Mixed Reality Data $100,000 Microsoft Research
Jan 2016 - Aug 2016 Samantha Parish, Adrienne Serra, Kira Dietz, Nathan Hall The People, Places, and Things of Montgomery County, Virginia $10,213 National Endowment for the Humanities
June 2016 - May 2019 Zhiwu Xie, Edward A Fox, Pablo A Tarazaga, Tyler O Walters Developing Library Cyberinfrastructure Strategy for Big Data Sharing and Reuse $308,175 Institute of Museum & Library Services
April 2017 - March 2019 Aaron Purcell, Samantha R Winn Women of Design: Revealing Women's Hidden Contributions to the Built Environment $232,356 Council on Library & Information Resources
May 2017 - Aug 2017 Anne M Brown VTF-Brown-Luther and Alice Hamlett Undergrad Research $2,999 Virginia Tech Foundation Inc
May 2017 - April 2018 Edward Gitre,Kurt Luther, Marc Brodsky The American Soldier Collaborative Digital Archive $50,000 National Endowment for the Humanities
Aug 2017 - July 2018 R Leonard , Andrea Ogier VTArtWorks $222,824 Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
Dec 2017 - Nov 2018 Nathan Hall, Andrea Ogier, Zhiwu Xie Developing Library Strategy for 3D and Virtual Reality Collection Development and Reuse $95,024 Institute of Museum & Library Services
May 2018 - April 2020 Zhiwu Xie, Edward Fox Continuing Education to Advance Web Archiving $248,451 Institute of Museum & Library Services
Oct 2018 - Oct 2019 Aaron Purcell, Laurel Rozema They’re Closing Down the Textile Mill: Creating Access to the Fries Textile Plant Records at Virginia Tech $68,722 National Historical Publications and Records Commission, the grants-making arm of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration