Sunday, February 25, 2007

MBL Beach, Woods Hole, Mass.


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A chilly day on the Marine Biological Laboratory Beach at Woods Hole, Mass.

Plane De-Icing, Willard Airport, Illinois


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The University of Illinois Willard Airport outside of Urbana-Champaign is an interesting little spot where the staff does a lot of multi-tasking. Here's a photo of sweeping the plane of snow (after de-icing) in February 2007

Thursday, February 22, 2007

2007.02 Data Curation


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Data Curation discussion at the University of Illinois, February 9, 2007.

The UIUC/GSLIS program held a meeting of the Data Curation Education Program that brought together a number of stakeholders for their thoughts on this important 21st century concept.

Friday, February 16, 2007

2007.02 Digital Curation Education Program

The University of Illinois/Urbana-Champaign Graduate School of Library and Information Science is working on an interesting new program for education dedicated in Data Curation.

More information on the project at:
Sci @ GLIS

Saturday, February 10, 2007

This was my trip to Seattle

2007.02 EoL Meeting, MBL


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Dave Remsen visiting the uBio offices during the Encyclopedia of Life meeting at MBL.

The meeting was held to discuss the informatics component of the Encyclopedia of Life project.

2007.02 BHL Meeting


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Biodiversity Heritage Library meeting held at the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University.

A large contingent of BHL library members, and a number of observers, met to discuss the emerging BHL and where it was going.