Tags » Data Curation
Librarians, archivists, curators, repository managers and records managers all play key roles in the context of eResearch.
Data librarians are professional library staff engaged in managing research data, using research data as a resource, or supporting researchers in these activities. 394 more words
PHILIPPE BRAQUENIER IS obsessed with all the ways humanity preserves information. Not just libraries and data centers, but weird stuff too, like Reyers Bridge in Belgium that housed its blueprints inside the bridge’s pillars and the Bahnhof company in Sweden that’s decorated like a space station. 394 more words
Over the last several months I’ve become increasingly interested in the role that libraries and librarians play in scholarly communications. Scholarly communication is, according to Wikipedia, “the process by which academics, scholars, and researchers share and publish their research findings so that they are available to the wider academic community and beyond.” In short, scholarly communication is, as the name suggests, the communication of scholarship. 651 more words