The ETD Center creates worldwide access to Ohio researcher’s published theses and dissertations. In the last month alone, the ETD Center has experienced traffic from 170 countries. We are excited to share this milestone and celebrate our 30 research institutions that have contributed to the 55,000 and counting uploaded ETDs.
Ursuline College Assistant Professor of Biology Lynn Ulatowski uses OhioLINK for key research into benefits of vitamin E. Her Dissertation topic: Regulation of Vitamin E and Tocopherol Transfer protein received the Academic Excellence Award. Click the image above to read more.
Meghan Frazer, OhioLINK’s manager of Member and User Services, recently sat down with OhioLINK to talk about her talent for breaking things, her goals for the upcoming year and her time as a stand-up comedian.
OhioLINK is now offering researchers the ability to add a unique researcher identifier when submitting their works to the Electronic Theses and Dissertation (ETD) Center. The Open Researcher and Contributor ID, called an ORCID identifier, provides researchers with a way to manage their intellectual records while also distinguishing their works from others with a similar name. Click the image above to learn more.
The Columbus State Library has been named one of eight winners of the 2015 John Cotton Dana Award, which honors excellence in library public relations. The library won the award for its 2014 Banned Books Week campaign “Exhibit the Right to Read”, which explored themes as censorship and intellectual freedom. Columbus State librarians Julie Zavaloff and Dana Knott organized the campaign. Click the image above to learn more about the Columbus State Library.
John Burke, library director of the Gardner-Harvey Library at Miami University Middletown, began his career just as online catalogs and periodical databases were becoming widespread and the nascent Internet was gaining interest. Click the image above to learn more about how his interest in this technology drew him to the field.
Students and entrepreneurs in Tuscarawas County soon will be able to test, develop and implement their business ideas through a new “Makerspace” being created by the Kent State University at Tuscarawas Academic Learning Commons. Click the image above to learn more.
As a member of the NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) science team. Wright State University research professor and OhioLINK patron Jane Fox, Ph.D., will use the data MAVEN collects to study the red planet's atmosphere.
Ohio’s new College Credit Plus program allows Ohio public school students in grades 7-12 who qualify for college admission to earn secondary and college credit at the same time by taking college courses. Click the image above to learn how OhioLINK supports these students.
Library and other academic partners work collaboratively with OhioLINK - the Ohio Library and Information Network to offer the greatest breadth and depth of resources to our patrons at substantial savings to the State of Ohio.