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Sr Library Applications Developer at Temple University

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 13:33:22 +0000

Temple University is recruiting a Sr Library Applications Developer. Here's an excerpt from the ad: Reporting to the Lead Technology Developer and working in close collaboration with other developers and colleagues, the Senior Developer develops and maintains the technological infrastructure for library systems, which includes discovery layer development using Apache Solr, digital repository development facilitating […](image)

"Laying Tracks as the Train Approaches: Innovative Open Access Book Publishing at Heidelberg University from the Editors’ Point of View"

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 13:32:06 +0000

Andrea Hacker and Elizabeth Corrao have published "Laying Tracks as the Train Approaches: Innovative Open Access Book Publishing at Heidelberg University from the Editors' Point of View" in the Journal of Scholarly Publishing. Here's an excerpt: In April 2016, Heidelberg University's newly founded open access publisher heiUP launched the first volume of the new book […](image)

Head, Digital Scholarship Services at New York University

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 13:31:01 +0000

New York University is recruiting a Head, Digital Scholarship Services. Here's an excerpt from the ad: NYU seeks a Head of Digital Scholarship Services (full-time, tenure-track) to manage, envision, and expand a suite of innovative and sustainable digital scholarship services in support of faculty and student needs. Through deep engagement with NYU scholars, the head […](image)

Version 7 of the Research Data Curation Bibliography Released

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 13:30:38 +0000

Digital Scholarship has released Version 7 of the Research Data Curation Bibliography. This selective bibliography includes over 620 English-language articles, books, and technical reports that are useful in understanding the curation of digital research data in academic and other research institutions. The Research Data Curation Bibliography covers topics such as research data creation, acquisition, metadata, […](image)

DigitalKoans Posts Resume on 1/24/2017

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 13:35:25 +0000

DigitalKoans posts will resume on 1/24/2017. Digital Curation and Digital Preservation Works | Open Access Works | Digital Scholarship | Digital Scholarship Sitemap(image)

Digital Curation News (12/16/2016) #digitalcuration #digitalpreservation #datamanagement #researchdata #rdm

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 13:34:05 +0000

Survey of DSA-Certified Digital Repositories: Report on the Findings in a Survey of All DSA-Certified Digital Repositories on Investments in and Benefits of Acquiring the Data Seal of Approval (DSA) Scholarly Identification Systems in a Global Market: The ORCID Solution Data, Data Citation, and Bibliometrics, Christine L. Borgman (Presentation) Assessment of Data Fitness for Use […](image)

Business & Social Science Informationist/Data Librarian at University of Cincinnati

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 13:33:40 +0000

The University of Cincinnati is recruiting a Business & Social Science Informationist/Data Librarian. Here's an excerpt from the ad: The incumbent will work collaboratively with business and social science faculty and with UCL faculty and staff to design, develop, and implement a suite of cohesive services for faculty and students in business and the social […](image)

AAP and RIAA (and Others) Send Letters to Trump

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 13:32:30 +0000

The AAP and the RIAA (and others) have send letters to Donald Trump expressing copyright concerns. Here's the AAP letter. Here's an excerpt: Provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA"), which Congress enacted in 1998 to encourage online availability of popular copyrighted works while promoting a balance of interests and cooperation between copyright owners […](image)

Faculty Associate Office of the Library at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 13:31:30 +0000

The UT Southwestern Medical Center is recruiting a Faculty Associate Office of the Library. Here's an excerpt from the ad: This position will develop and manage the digital program and infrastructure for the UT Southwestern Archives and History of Medicine Collection and promote digital collections and services for the department to ensure integration with library […](image)

Open Research Funders Group Launched

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 13:30:18 +0000

The Open Research Funders Group has been launched. Here's an excerpt from the announcement: Eight highly-visible organizations today announced the launch of the Open Research Funders Group, a partnership designed to increase access to research outputs. With nearly $5 billion in combined annual grants conferred, these organizations are committed to using their positions to foster […](image)

Digital Art: November’s Charcoal Drawings, Color Pencil Drawings, Pastel Drawings, and Oil Paintings

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 13:29:22 +0000

In November, I continued to transform public domain photos into charcoal drawings, color pencil drawings, pastel drawings, and oil paintings using a variety of Photoshop plug-ins and Topaz Impression. Full-size images (8×10" or 8×12") and descriptions of the processing steps involved are available on Flickr. Digital Color Pencil Drawing of Docked Ships in Hamburg Digital […](image)

Digital Collections Librarian at University of Kentucky

Thu, 15 Dec 2016 13:33:34 +0000

The University of Kentucky is recruiting a Digital Collections Librarian. Here's an excerpt from the ad: The Digital Collections Librarian has responsibility to create the digital collections for the law library. In addition, this position will create and curate according to appropriate professional standards the print archive collections held by the law library. Responsibilities include […](image)