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New Collaborative Relationships: The Role of Academic Libraries in the Digital Data Universe: Position Paper by Eric F. Van de Velde

Position paper on data preservation as an essential part of research projects for the September 2006 ARL Workshop on New Collaborative Relationships: The Role of Academic Libraries in the Digital Data Universe held at the National Science Foundation.

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New Collaborative Relationships: The Role of Academic Libraries in the Digital Data Universe: Issues in Digital Data Curation Leading Us to the Need for New Partnerships

Walters identifies three issues effecting the growth and future of digital data curation: 1) Culture and policy frameworks; 2) Technology integration and data curation tools; and 3) Economic sustainability of our partnership and consortial models for the September 2006 ARL Workshop on New Collaborative Relationships: The Role of Academic Libraries in the Digital Data Universe held at the National Science Foundation.

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Duke Libraries Uses Mellon Grant to Support Digital Classics

duke-u-papyrus-collection-fragmentFragment from Duke's papyrus collection, image © DukeDuke University Libraries is establishing a new unit, Duke Collaboratory for Classics Computing (DC3), that will use digital technologies to analyze some of the world's oldest documents and artifacts. Funded by a $500,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the DC3 will be led by Joshua D. Sosin, associate professor of classical studies and history at Duke, who will also assume a joint appointment within the libraries.

 
 

New Collaborative Relationships: The Role of Academic Libraries in the Digital Data Universe: Position Paper by Todd Vision

Position paper discusses the roles of scientific publishers and libraries, the value of raw data, and the burden of metadata curation for the September 2006 ARL Workshop on New Collaborative Relationships: The Role of Academic Libraries in the Digital Data Universe held at the National Science Foundation.

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21st-Century Collections: Calibration of Investment and Collaborative Action

Deliberations over library collections will have no end. Balancing serial and monograph investments, assessing the latest digital format, anticipating new directions in teaching and research—this large undertaking resists all formulas. The Task Force on 21st-Century Research Library Collections defers for detail to the expertise that is spread so impressively across ARL libraries, seeking here to give a big picture of collections: to describe not everything on the map, but the general landscape we face today. This issue brief, published in 2012, is the final report of the task force.

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