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uBioRSS : tracking taxonomic literature using RSS
(Oxford University Press, 2007-03-28)
Web content syndication through standard formats such as RSS and ATOM has become an increasingly popular mechanism for publishers, news sources, and blogs to disseminate regularly updated content. These standardized ...
Facilitating open exchange of data and information
By broad consensus, Open Data presents great value. However, beyond that simple statement, there are a number of complex, and sometimes contentious, issues that the science community must address. In this review, we ...
The Biodiversity Heritage Library : advancing metadata practices in a collaborative digital library
(Taylor & Francis, 2010-04)
The Biodiversity Heritage Library is an open access digital library of taxonomic literature, forming a single point of access to this collection for use by a worldwide audience of professional taxonomists, as well as ...
Digital libraries, archives and large data sets
PowerPoint slides for a presentation given at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution under the auspices of the MBLWHOI Library on June 3, 2004
Adventures in Minimal Marc and Bulkimport
Method for adding data, such as OCLC numbers or URLs to bibliographic records in an Ex Libris Voyager library system using minimal Marc records and Bulkimport
Pilot projects for publishing and citing ocean data
(American Geophysical Union, 2012-10-23)
In the ocean sciences, a project was started in 2008 to bring together scientists, data managers, and library experts to explore means to (1) increase the submission of data to data centers, (2) make data more accessible ...
Envisioning the future of science libraries at academic research institutions : a discussion
A group of librarians, other information professionals, scientists and research administrators met to discuss the challenges that research libraries are currently facing. After the meeting a survey was conducted to obtain ...
The fate of the ocean
(Foundation for National Progress, 2006-03)
Our oceans are under attack, and approaching a point of no return. Can we survive if the seas go silent?
LigerCat : using “MeSH clouds” from journal, article, or gene citations to facilitate the identification of relevant biomedical literature
(American Medical Informatics Association, 2009-11-14)
The identification of relevant literature from within large collections is often a challenging endeavor. In the context of indexed resources, such as MEDLINE, it has been shown that keywords from a controlled vocabulary ...