January 25, 2021

A New Site From the California Digital Library Explores the "Landscape of Digital Data"

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From a CDL Blog Post by Patricia Cruse:

Data management plans, data publication, and calls for open data are raising  the visibility of digital data as a medium to be addressed by a wide community of researchers, libraries, museums and data centers.  As a way to encourage a conversation on these issues, the California Digital Library has created a new site for exploring the landscape of digital data: Data Pub (http://datapub.cdlib.org).  Similar to public houses throughout history, we hope that this site and blog will serve as a centerpiece for discussing digital data topics – ye olde data public house.

Topics Covered Include:

  • Data Publication
  • Data Sharing
  • Data Archiving
  • Data Citation
  • Open Data
  • Open Science

Groups at CDL involved in the project are the University of California Curation Center (UC3) and the CDL Publishing Group.

Contributions Welcome

Direct to Data Pub Blog and Feed

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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