UPDATED September 28, 2016
The “Collections as Data: Stewardship and Use Models to Enhance Access” event organized by the National Digital Initiatives
team will take place tomorrow took place on September 27, 2016 at the Library of Congress.
A recording of the complete all-day event is embedded below.
Event Web Page
Event Hashtag: #AsData
The rise of accessible digital collections coupled with the development of tools for processing and analyzing data has enabled researchers to create new models of scholarship and inquiry. team invites leaders and experts from organizations that are collecting, preserving and providing researcher access to digital collections as data to share best practices and lessons learned. This event will also highlight new collaborative initiatives at the Library of Congress that seek to enhance researcher engagement and the use of digital collections as data.
Program Schedule, Speaker Bios
|10:00-10:45 a.m.||Collections as Data at the Library of Congress
|11:00-12:15 p.m.||Working Collections as Data
|12:15-1:30 p.m.||Lunch, on your own|
|1:30-2:45 p.m.||Concerns for Data Scholarship
|3:00-4:15 p.m.||Developing Communities of Practice
|4:15-5:00 p.m.||“Collections as Data: Conditions of Possibility,” Thomas Padilla (BIO), University of California Santa Barbara|
|5:00-7:30 p.m.||No-host social hour at Hawk and Dove, 329 Pennsylvania Ave SE (between 3rd and 4th Streets), Washington, DC 20003|