Research Interests: Data science education for librarians, data curation (including metadata and dataset discovery), research assistance services, data visualization, text analysis, data mining, and digital humanities.
Research Philosophy: I approach research from a pragmatic world view, considering what works for collecting data and understanding the problem.
RQ1: How can researchers optimize their search for for relevant datasets?
RQ2: What are the opportunities for librarians to assist with dataset searches?
Overall community for American libraries. This organization also provides accreditation for library education and addresses current topics in library and information science.
Bills itself as the "global leader in education for the information professions."
Promotes FAIR data training for repositories (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable) and advances data science training through the CODATA-RDA School of Research Data Science.
Group of schools specifically designated as information schools.
Data science has been used quite a bit in the medical field. This organization offers a data science specialization certificate that is worth looking at.
An incredible resource for all things data with several working groups on a multitude of topics.
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Searching for Datasets: The Quest for Relevant Data