Browse iConference 2013 papers by Subject "digital curation and preservation"

  • Takhteyev, Yuri; DuPont, Quinn (iSchools, 2013-02)
    This paper looks at the world of retrocomputing, a constellation of largely non-professional practices involving old computing technology. Retrocomputing includes many activities that can be seen as constituting “preservation.” ...

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  • Li, Ben (iSchools, 2013-02)
    This paper argues to include descriptions of theories alongside metadata descriptions of data. It compares several metadata infrastructure standards for interdisciplinary collaboration that include or exclude theory, and ...

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  • Twidale, Michael B.; Blake, Catherine; Gant, Jon P. (iSchools, 2013-02)
    We believe that data literacy should be a skill not just for scientists, but for all citizens. We make the case by considering literatures on various kinds of literacy, and using a number of examples to explore some of the ...

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