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History Links: Medieval Manuscripts, Wills, and Victorians

This edition of History Links is rather long, because I just kept finding links I had stashed somewhere. GO FORTH AND PROCRASTINATE.

A COURSERA COURSE ON MAGNA CARTA… 656 more words

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The Oct. 15th Digital Library Brown Bag

I recently attended this IU Digital Library Brown Bag talk:”Let it go: Exposing digital collections for accessible and useful data.” The presenter was Juliet L. Hardesty, a Metadata Analyst for IU Libraries. 520 more words

Library And Information Science

Data engineering for archive evolution [IMA]

http://arxiv.org/abs/1410.3481

From the moment astronomical observations are made the resulting data products begin to grow stale. Even if perfect binary copies are preserved through repeated timely migration to more robust storage media, data standards evolve and new tools are created that require different kinds of data or metadata. 70 more words

Instrumentation And Methods For Astrophysics

Digital Libraries: Fall 2014

Instructor:

Edward Bilodeau

School:

McGill

Semester:

Fall 2014

Description:

Analysis of the complex concepts and applications that professionals are likely to encounter in the design, development, and management of digital libraries. 131 more words

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Digital Memorials and Cultural Archives: Summer 2012

Instructor:

Nancy Florio

School:

Southern Connecticut

Semester:

Summer 2012

Description:

Introduction to the theoretical and practical issues confronting digital public historians, digital archivists, and digital curators of memorials and memory sites. 169 more words

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Digital Media Collections: Spring 2014

Instructor:

Melanie Feinberg

School:

University of Texas at Austin

Semester:

Spring 2014

Description:

Conceptually, this iteration of 385U is an inquiry into the unknown. Together, as a community of scholar-designers, we will investigate how the notion of residuality, or the experience of being insufficiently described via a classification system, can be actively enacted as part of an information collection’s descriptive infrastructure (metadata). 196 more words

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Information Modeling: Spring 2014

Instructor:

Karen Wickett

School:

University of Texas at Austin

Semester:

Spring 2014

Description:

An introduction to the foundations of the information modeling methods used in current digital library applications as well as in information management in general. 109 more words

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