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"Making Data for Now with the Stainforth Library of Women’s Writing," Invited Guest Lecture 4-7-15, 9-10:30am, Baker-Berry Library (Dartmouth College)

[I was invited to deliver the inaugural talk in a series hosted for Baker-Berry Library at Dartmouth College. Many thanks to Laura Braunstein for organizing the event and to those who attended. 6,124 more words

Library Work

Alation Comes Out Of Stealth With Platform Designed To Enhance Access To Data Within An Organization

Alation today came out of stealth to announce a software platform that enables knowledge workers within enterprises to more effectively locate, understand and use data stored within their data infrastructures. 318 more words

Machine Learning

Getting it wrong

One of my recent workshops went less smoothly than I like, so I can’t stop analyzing (possibly obsessing over) what went wrong. What it felt like from my perspective is that I wasn’t adequately prepared. 463 more words

International Digital Curation Conference 2015

I had never intended to leave this blog void of entries in 2014, let alone leave it with a “top 10″ list as the last entry.   556 more words


Data Integration, Part 3: Data Integration, Data Curation, and Data Views

In recent posts, we have introduced a data acquisition workflow during which data from multiple sources are collected and used to uniquely identify resources of interest and fragment their descriptions into… 482 more words

Big Data

Data Management, Sharing and Researcher Workflows

The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) recently posted a two-part In:thinking blog by Vessela Ensberg and myself on data management, data sharing and researcher workflows. 68 more words

Data Curation

Reference Data - Sing from the same hymn sheet

Choir Psallite Deo by Matúš Benian

What is reference data anyway? And why does it matter?

Imagine a choir turning up for practice. The choirmaster says “We’re singing… 415 more words