Dr. Borgman presents at the UCLA Astrophysics Journal Club

Dr. Borgman presents at the UCLA Astrophysics Journal Club

On March 7, Professor Christine Borgman presented our latest paper to faculty and students at the Astrophysics Journal Club. The paper, The Durability and Fragility of Knowledge Infrastructures: Lessons Learned from Astronomy, is a result of a continuous study of knowledge infrastructures in astronomy. Presented paper: Borgman, C. L., Darch, P. T., Sands, A. E., & Golshan, M. S. (2016). The durability and fragility of knowledge infrastructures: Lessons learned from astronomy. In Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology (Vol. 53, pp. 1–10). ASIS&T. https://doi.org/10.1002/pra2.2016.14505301057...
Professor Borgman participates in a Digital Humanities panel at the GSE&IS InterActions Symposium on Big Data

Professor Borgman participates in a Digital Humanities panel at the GSE&IS InterActions Symposium on Big Data

Dr. Christine Borgman took part in the final panel of the Symposium on Big Data organized by InterActions, the UCLA Journal of Education and Information Studies. The panel Making, Curating and Engaging Data also served as a UCLA Digital Humanities Seminar. Professor Borgman presented the challenges around data curation in science. The symposium took place on March 3, 2017 at the GSE&IS building.   GSE&IS InterActions Symposium on Big Data...
Golshan presents a case study of DANS at KnoweScape 2017

Golshan presents a case study of DANS at KnoweScape 2017

On February 22, the CKI data scientist Milena Golshan presented at KnoweScape 2017 a keynote about our case study of the Data Archiving and Networking Services of the Netherlands (DANS). As part of our research work on DANS, we analyze the uses, users, policy, and practice of digital data archiving based on highly-distributed data collection, and the implications for data sharing and reuse. The last KnoweScape conference took place in Sofia, Bulgaria, February 22-24, 2017.   CKI presentation on the case study of DANS KnoweScape 2017: Program    ...