Browse Center for Informatics Research in Science and Scholarship by Title

  • 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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  • 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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    application/mswordMicrosoft Word (104Kb)
  • Hinze, Annika; Taube-Schock, Craig; Cunningham, Sally Jo; Bainbridge, David (2015-06-15)
    The Capisco project developed a suite of tools that analyze documents by the semantics of their content and metadata. Clustering documents by semantic similarity opens a wealth of opportunities for scholarly research.The ...

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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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  • Zavalina, Oksana L. (Wiley, 2007-10)
    As part of a federation project providing integrated access to over 160 digital collections, we are studying how collections can best be represented to meet the needs of diverse user communities. This paper reports preliminary ...

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    application/mswordMicrosoft Word (234Kb)
  • Urban, Richard J. (2005-12-06)
    This paper combines a review of information-seeking behavior studies with qualitative interviews of humanities scholars using the IMLS Digital Collection Registry.

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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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  • Duerr, Ruth E.; Chao, Tiffany C. (2014-02)

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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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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentMicrosoft Word 2007 (74Kb)
  • Varvel, Virgil E., Jr. (2011-09-01)
    This case study focuses on lessons learned during the Data Conservancy (DC) architecture and infrastructure development in its initial phases from 2009-2011. This study explores how the Infrastructure Research and Development ...

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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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  • Varvel, Virgil E., Jr. (2012-12-12)
    One of the primary aspects of the Data Curation Education in Research Programs (DCERC) program is the incorporation of a data internships or field experiences into the educational program. The internship experiences will ...

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  • Varvel, Virgil E., Jr. (2012-12-13)
    The Data Curation Education in Research Centers (DCERC) Summer Workshop was held at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) in Boulder, CO prior to the start of the student internship experiences (the beginning ...

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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; 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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  • Baker, Karen S.; Troxell-Thomas, Christy A.; Pooler, William G. (2015)
    Data management contributes to the growth of local data infrastructure supporting collaborative research in the natural sciences. An important first step in local data management is the process of data assembly. Providing ...

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    application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.presentationml.presentationMicrosoft PowerPoint 2007 (332Kb)
  • 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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