Talk Given at Texas A&M Digital Humanities Working Group, January 2106. Talk Given at Texas A&M Digital Humanities Working Group, January 2106. The talk focuses on the recent #EBBOGATE scandal and need for collaboration with content vendors to work towards a community curated open access library of texts. A particular
Slides from Talk Given at MLA2016 Alternate Career Paths Panel, January 2016. The talk focuses on navigating career paths post PhD for humanities students. https://figshare.com/articles/Talk_Given_at_MLA2016_Alternate_Career_Paths_Panel_January_2016/2507230
Slides from a short talk given at MLA2016 on a panel devoted to interdisciplinary collaboration. It focuses on the English Broadside Ballad Archive (ebba.english.ucsb.edu)-an interdisciplinary project spanning 13 years during which time it has employed over 400 faculty, researchers, post docs, and students from multiple disciplines. https://figshare.com/articles/Short_Talk_Given_at_MLA2016_Collaboration_Panel_January_2016/2506666
Below are slides from talk given at the UC Berkley Affiliated Libraries Affairs Committee, November 12, 2015. The talk gives an overview of Linked Data and then focuses on the implementation of BIBFRAME cataloguing in libraries. Subjects of particular focus are authority control in a linked data ecosystem and a
Below is a link to slides from my talk at the Digital Library Federation Forum on October 26, 2015. The talk focuses on models for management of Authority records and URIs in a linked data ecosystem. It specifically addresses the problem of reconciliation of local entity URIs with Authority URIs.