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Open Data, Open Minds - Web 2.0 Data Visualisation Tools
Presentation given at the Edinburgh Repository Fringe 2008.
Un nuevo cometido para los bibliotecarios academicos: data curationA new role for academic librarians: data curation
Academic libraries are facing a range of new challenges in the 21st century, be it the pace of technological change, budgetary constraints, copyright and licensing, or indeed changes in user behavior and expectation. Models ...
Edinburgh DataShare - A DSpace Data Repository: Achievements and Aspirations
(Presented at the Fedora-UK&I&EU Meeting, Oxford, 2009-12-08)
An overview of the evolution of an institutional data repository, Edinburgh DataShare
Research Data Practice in the Life Sciences
The broad aim of the RIN-funded Case Studies in Life Sciences project, undertaken by a team of social scientists and information specialists from the Institute for the Study of Science, Technology and Innovation (ISSTI) ...
User Engagement in Research Data Curation
In recent years information systems such as digital repositories, built to support research practice, have struggled to encourage participation partly due to inadequate analysis of the requirements of the user communities. ...
Data librarianship: a gap in the market
(CILIP Update, 2008-06)
Stuart Macdonald and Luis Martinez-Uribe have humorously described themselves as ‘accidental’ data librarians, but they have a serious message for the research community. They talked to Elspeth Hyams about data sharing and ...
Modelling Urban scale Retrofit, Pathways to 2050 Low Carbon Residential Building Stock
A bottom up engineering modelling approach has been used to investigate the pathways to 2050 low carbon residential building stock. The impact of housing retrofit, renewable technologies, occupant behaviour, and grid ...
AddressingHistory—Crowdsourcing a Nation's Past
This paper charts the development and delivery of a Web 2.0 informed community engagement tool and application programming interface (API) developed at EDINA in partnership with the National Library of Scotland, as part ...