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"University Press of New England Will Shut Down"

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:37:28 +0000

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2018/04/20/university-press-new-england-will-shut-down



"Wikimedia and The Met: A Shared Digital Vision"

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:36:18 +0000

https://www.metmuseum.org/blogs/now-at-the-met/2018/wikimedia-and-the-met-digital-vision



"New Release: arXiv Search v0.1"

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:36:07 +0000

Cornell University has released "New Release: arXiv Search v0.1." Here's an excerpt: Today we launched a reimplementation of our search system. As part of our broader strategy for arXiv-NG, we are incrementally decoupling components from the classic arXiv codebase, and replacing them with more modular services developed in Python. Our goal was to replace the […]



Digital Scholarship Technologist at University of Massachusetts Amherst

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:33:37 +0000

The University of Massachusetts Amherst is recruiting a Digital Scholarship Technologist (one-year appointment). Here's an excerpt from the ad: The UMass Amherst Libraries seek a dynamic and innovative Digital Scholarship Technologist. The Digital Scholarship Technologist develops applications and tools to support incoming and ongoing academic research projects, with a focus on building infrastructure to support […]



"Sharing Selves: Developing an Ethical Framework for Curating Social Media Data"

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:32:47 +0000

Sara Mannheimer and Elizabeth A. Hull have published "Sharing Selves: Developing an Ethical Framework for Curating Social Media Data" in the International Journal of Digital Curation. Here's an excerpt: Open sharing of social media data raises new ethical questions that researchers, repositories and data curators must confront, with little existing guidance available. In this paper, […]



Manager, Digital Archives in New York, New York at Estée Lauder

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:31:38 +0000

Estée Lauder is recruiting a Manager, Digital Archives in New York, New York. Here's an excerpt from the ad: Reporting to the Director of Corporate Archives, the Digital Archives Manager is responsible for developing standards-based appraisal, processing, and cataloging methods for the Corporate Archives’ extensive holdings of digital assets and for providing access to digital […]



"A Survey of Scholarly Data Visualization"

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:30:10 +0000

Jiaying Liu et al. have published "A Survey of Scholarly Data Visualization" in IEEE Access. Here's an excerpt: In this paper, we first introduce the basic concepts and the collection of scholarly data. Then, we provide a comprehensive overview of related data visualization tools, existing techniques, as well as systems for the analyzing volumes of […]



Digital Scholarship and DigitalKoans Turn 13

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:29:52 +0000

Digital Scholarship and DigitalKoans debuted on April 20, 2005. From April 2005 through December 2017, its publications and website have had over 11.3 million visitors from 234 Internet country domains and over 30.1 million page views (excluding spiders)—far exceeding my modest expectations for this small noncommercial site. Thanks for your interest. When I launched PACS-L […]



The International Journal of Digital Curation Is Now Accessible

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:41:26 +0000

http://www.ijdc.net/index



ResearchGate: "’Facebook for Scientists’ Resolves Copyright Row with Some Publishers"

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:44:24 +0000

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-publishing-researchgate/facebook-for-scientists-resolves-copyright-row-with-some-publishers-idUSKBN1HQ22R



"Bad News for AT&T and Comcast: Calif. Senate Panel OKs Net Neutrality Bill"

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:38:29 +0000

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/04/nations-toughest-net-neutrality-bill-passes-california-senate-committee/



Institute of Museum and Library Services: "America’s Libraries Awarded $10.4 Million for Projects with Far-Reaching Impact"

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:36:00 +0000

https://www.imls.gov/news-events/news-releases/americas-libraries-awarded-104-million-projects-far-reaching-impact



Digital Curation News (4/19/2018) #digitalcuration #digitalpreservation #datamanagement #researchdata #rdm

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:34:03 +0000

Research Data Curation Bibliography, Version 9 Long-term Preservation of Big Data: Prospects of Current Storage Technologies In Digital Libraries Digital Preservation at Big Data Scales: Proposing a Step-Change in Preservation System Architectures Digital Preservation: Some Underlying Issues for Long-Term Preservation Research Data Management in the French National Research Center (CNRS) Design and Implementation of Crawling […]



Programmer/Analyst, Digital Media Services at Indiana University

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:33:47 +0000

Indiana University is recruiting a Programmer/Analyst, Digital Media Services. Here's an excerpt from the ad: Under limited supervision, performs software front-end design, programming, and other tasks required for the ongoing maintenance and enhancement of Library Technologies (LT) software systems, primarily in support of digital media services delivery. Serves as high-level technical support resource for software […]



"Supporting Open Access at Kent—New Staff Roles"

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:32:21 +0000

Rosalyn Bass and Sarah Slowe have published "Supporting Open Access at Kent—New Staff Roles" in Publications. Here's an excerpt: Open Access has been supported at the University of Kent from an early stage with the establishment of the Kent Academic Repository in 2007. Initially, this work was accommodated within the existing library staff structure, but […]