Browse by Author "Palmer, Carole L."

  • Palmer, Carole L. (International Association of Scientific, Technical & Medical Publishers, 2007-04-25)
    There is no doubt that patterns and trends in information use are rapidly changing in the digital environment. Studies have shown that scientists are “reading” more and that users of all kinds are applying new linking and ...

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  • Palmer, Carole L.; Weber, Nicholas M.; Cragin, Melissa H. (ASIST, Wiley, 2011)
    While problems related to the curation and preservation of scientific data are receiving considerable attention from the information science and digital repository communities, relatively little progress has been made on ...

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  • Cragin, Melissa H.; Palmer, Carole L.; Varvel, Virgil E., Jr.; Collie, Aaron; Dolan, Molly (2009-12-04)
    In developing the Data Curation Education Program (DCEP) at the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign, we have been engaged in a continuous, multi-faceted ...

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  • Zavalina, Oksana L.; Palmer, Carole L.; Jackson, Amy S.; Han, Myung-Ja (2008-09)
    Collection-level metadata has the potential to provide important information about the features and purpose of individual collections. This paper reports on a content analysis of collection records in an aggregation of ...

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  • Palmer, Carole L.; Zavalina, Oksana L.; Fenlon, Katrina S. (American Society for Information Science and Technology, 2010-10-25)
    At present there are no established collection development methods for building large-scale digital aggregations. However, to realize the potential of the collective base of digital content and advance scholarship, ...

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  • Heidorn, P. Bryan; Palmer, Carole L.; Wright, Daniel T. (BioMed Central, 2007-02-12)
    Data management and integration are complicated and ongoing problems that will require commitment of resources and expertise from the various biological science communities. Primary components of successful cross-scale ...

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  • Palmer, Carole L.; Knutson, Ellen M.; Twidale, Michael B. (2005-09-21)
    This white paper provides preliminary analysis of the data we have collected related to collection definition and provides a sketch of our next steps as we continue research in this area.

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  • Palmer, Carole L.; Knutson, Ellen M.; Twidale, Michael B.; Zavalina, Oksana L. (Information Today, 2006-11-06)
    As part of a federation project providing integrated access to over 170 digital collections, we are studying how collections can best be represented to meet the needs of service providers and diverse user communities. This ...

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  • Palmer, Carole L. (2008-10)
    Empirical studies of the information practices and needs of scientists date back to at least the 1940s. This work has increasingly focused on identifying differences across disciplines, but it has been primarily concerned ...

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  • Weber, Nicholas M.; Palmer, Carole L.; Chao, Tiffany C. (Journal of Web Librarianship, 2012)
    Digital research data have introduced a new set of collection, preservation, and service demands into the tradition of digital librarianship. Consequently, the role of an information professional has evolved to include the ...

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  • Palmer, Carole L. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2011)
    The development of cyberinfrastructure for research and scholarship is a high-stakes endeavor. Not only is it extremely costly, but expectations are inflated. The predictions we hear about the digital, networked information ...

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  • Smith, Linda C.; Cragin, Melissa H.; Palmer, Carole L.; MacMullen, W. John; Heidorn, P. Bryan (2008-06-20)
    Data curation is the active and ongoing management of research data through its lifecycle of interest and usefulness to scholarship, science, and education. The Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the ...

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  • Heidorn, P. Bryan; Palmer, Carole L.; Cragin, Melissa H.; Smith, Linda C. (2007-04-20)
    Abstract Scientific data problems do not stand in isolation but are part of a larger set of challenges associated with the expansion of scientific information gathering capacity and changes in scholarly communication ...

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  • Palmer, Carole L.; Thompson, Cheryl A.; Mayernik, Matthew S.; Williams, Valerie; Kelly, Karon; Allard, Suzie (2014-02)

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  • Thomer, Andrea K.; Palmer, Carole L.; Wickett, Karen M.; Baker, Karen S.; Jett, Jacob G.; DiLauro, Timothy; Fouke, Bruce W.; Asangba, Abigail E.; Rodman, Ann; Choudhury, G. Sayeed (Center for Informatics Research in Science and Scholarship, 2014-01-27)
    This report summarizes the findings and recommendations from a two-day workshop held at Yellowstone National Park (YNP) on 16-17 April 2013. Members of the Site-Based Data Curation (SBDC) research team met with researchers, ...

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  • Chao, Tiffany C.; Cragin, Melissa H.; Palmer, Carole L. (2013)
    The PDF file contains the visual mapping of Data Practices and Curation Vocabulary (DPCVocab) terms. The DPCVocab .xmind file is also available and can be imported to the open source XMind (http://www.xmind.net/) tool for ...

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  • Palmer, Carole L.; Isaac, Antoine; Wickett, Karen M.; Fenlon, Katrina S.; Senseney, Megan (Center for Informatics Research in Science and Scholarship, 2015-03-07)
    The "Digital Collection Contexts: Intellectual and Organizational Functions at Scale" workshop was held March 4, 2014, at the iConference in Berlin, Germany. The aim was to unite a community of faculty, students, system ...

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  • Palmer, Carole L.; Isaac, Antoine; Wickett, Karen M. (iSchools, 2014-03-01)
    This full-day workshop examines conceptual and practical aspects of collections and the context they provide in the digital environment, especially in large-scale cultural heritage aggregations. Collections will be considered ...

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