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Collections analysis techniques using library data

As the director of a high-density materials storage facility on behalf of the University of California system I am often engaged in conversations with campus libraries about holdings, duplication and other collections analysis type issues. ┬áThe UC regional library facilities … Continue reading

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Introduction to data management principles and tools

On November 19th I have the pleasure of joining Jeffery Loo in giving a workshop on data management principles and tools at the D-Lab at UC Berkeley. The workshop included a handout that includes a link to the UC Berkeley … Continue reading

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Exploring the landscape of cloud computing – Webex

Today I had the pleasure of talking with a class on cloud computing run by Infopeople and coordinated by Roy Tennant. This was the first chance I have had to share the results of some of my research in cloud … Continue reading

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2011 ASIS&T

ASIS&T for me was punctuated with some interesting talks, enjoyment in seeing my friends from UNC & USC again and a few tourist moments in New Orleans. The most illuminating talk I attended was by by Steve Kelling who talked … Continue reading

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Organization of Information class 1 feedback

After our first class in organization of information this fall I decided to look at some different ways of categorizing our class feedback. First attempt was a tag cloud: We can see that when all of the words in our … Continue reading

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