In regard to acronyms and vocabularies, there's also ODLIS
<http://www.abc-clio.com/ODLIS/odlis_A.aspx> and the new DAM Glossary
<http://damglossary.org/>, which is really a thesaurus. =-)

Cheers,
Deb Fanslow, MLIS

DAM Directory <http://damdirectory.libguides.com/>
Portfolio <http://www.debfanslow.com/>




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>    1. Re: hit me with your tech-related acronyms! (Ben Rubinstein)
>    2. Re: hit me with your tech-related acronyms! (Marc Check)
>    3. Re: hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
>       (Rob Lancefield on lists)
>    4. Re: hit me with your tech-related acronyms! (musedia)
>    5. Re: hit me with your tech-related acronyms! (Michael Stocking)
>    6. Re: hit me with your tech-related acronyms! (Bryan Kennedy)
>    7. Re: hit me with your tech-related acronyms! (Leonard Steinbach)
>    8. Re: hit me with your tech-related acronyms! (Ruginis, Andrew)
>    9. Re: hit me with your tech-related acronyms! (Morgan Holzer)
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>   11. Re: hit me with your tech-related acronyms! (Keir Winesmith)
>   12. FW: Statement of Best Practices in Fair Use of Collections
>       Containing Orphan Works (Amalyah Keshet)
>   13. FW: Feb. 27 - Reimagining IP/Gender: The Next Ten Years of
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> Message: 1
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 13:27:04 +0000
> From: Ben Rubinstein <benr...@cogapp.com>
> To: Museum Computer Network Listserv <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
> Message-ID: <54db58a8.4060...@cogapp.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=windows-1252; format=flowed
>
> On 10/02/2015 20:15, Rob Lancefield on lists wrote:
> > And so very many more that it might be worth thinking about turning this
> > effort into a community-sourced wiki or some such resource, which could
> have
> > certain advantages: ease of updating, wide accessibility....
>
> A GLAM version of the Urban Dictionary?
>
> This could go badly wrong...
>
> Ben
>
> PS - on a more helpful note - as well as technical acronyms that people
> working in museums may come across, this can helpfully extend to include
> museum acronyms that technical people working with museums may encounter.
> I
> think of the Venn diagram of museums and tech - there are acronyms from
> both
> worlds, and some which arise in the intersection area, which some museum
> people won't have encountered before, and some tech people won't have
> either.
>
> Off the top of my head:
>
> Tech acronyms that might be useful for museum people includes
>         JP2
>         PTIF
>         ConMS
>         ColMS
>         DAMS
>         Solr
>         CRM
>         AWS
>         XML
>         JSON
>         REST
>         API
>         OCR
>         LOD
>         RDF
>         DRM
>         UUID
>
> Museums-for-tech-people includes
>         TGN
>         AAT
>         DACS
>         VAGA
>         ARS
>         AAMD
>         RTI
>         ROI! (sorry)
>
> Somewhere in the middle includes
>         METS
>         TEI
>         AIP
>         ALTO
>         EAD
>         LIDO
>         CIDOC-CRM
>         OAIS
>         OAI-PMH
>         DCMI
>         BagIt
>         PREMIS
>
>
> My head feels better without that lot on top of it.
>
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 2
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 13:55:41 +0000
> From: Marc Check <mch...@mos.org>
> To: "mcn-l@mcn.edu" <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
> Message-ID:
>         <
> blupr04mb3052a716da9f511ff145912d4...@blupr04mb305.namprd04.prod.outlook.com
> >
>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
>
> Okay, I couldn't resist this call-out.
>
>
>
> Back in the day I had a brief foray at Eastman Kodak Company before their
> ill-fated attempt to move to digital.
>
>
>
> As the TWAIN API is probably still used in Museums for digital imaging,
> and while arguable there is general consensus that intended or not, TWAIN
> is considered an acronym for "Technology Without An Interesting Name".  One
> of my all-time favs  : )
>
>
>
> Marc E. Check
>
> Associate Vice President
>
> Information and Interactive Technology
>
> Museum of Science
>
> 1 Science Park
>
> Boston, MA 02114
>
> 617.589.4279 (office)
>
> 585.755.8622 (mobile)
>
>
>
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 3
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 09:17:14 -0500
> From: Rob Lancefield on lists <li...@lancefield.net>
> To: Museum Computer Network Listserv <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
> Message-ID: <54db646a.1090...@lancefield.net>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8; format=flowed
>
> And then there are the "justa" acronyms (apocryphal retronyms or real):
>
> JAVA (once upon a time, wrongly rumored by some to stand for "Just
> Another Vague Acronym," but it's not an acronym at all*)
>
> JBOD (real: Just a Bunch Of Disks: multiple drives not configured as a
> RAID** array)
>
> Rob
>
> *
>
> https://stackoverflow.com/questions/3042854/what-is-the-abbreviation-of-java-language
>
> ** Hey, RAID. There's another for the endless list.
>
>
> On 2/11/15 8:55 AM, Marc Check wrote:
> > Okay, I couldn't resist this call-out.
> >
> > Back in the day I had a brief foray at Eastman Kodak Company before
> their ill-fated attempt to move to digital.
> >
> > As the TWAIN API is probably still used in Museums for digital imaging,
> and while arguable there is general consensus that intended or not, TWAIN
> is considered an acronym for "Technology Without An Interesting Name".  One
> of my all-time favs  : )
> >
> > Marc E. Check
> > Associate Vice President
> > Information and Interactive Technology
> > Museum of Science
> > 1 Science Park
> > Boston, MA 02114
> > 617.589.4279 (office)
> > 585.755.8622 (mobile)
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 4
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:31:22 +0100
> From: musedia <p...@musedia.net>
> To: Museum Computer Network Listserv <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
> Message-ID:
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>
>
> Hello,
>
> Perhaps you could include: UXP  ("User Experience" and/or "User
> Experience Platform") ...and bouncing off that: VXP ("Visitor Experience")
>
> Please also see:
> "Digital Curator Survival Guide: A Glossary of Tech Terms Museums Should
> Know"
> http://bit.ly/16RWI98
>
> Best wishes,
> Paul Henningsson
>
> musedia
>
> ------------------------------------------------
> musedia
> box 12139
> se-402 42 gothenburg
> sweden
>
> tel . +46 (0)735-52 23 36
> e-mail . <mailto:p...@musedia.net>p...@musedia.net
> skype . musedia
> www.musedia.net
>
> http://blogg.museiteknik.com
> ------------------------------------------------
>
>
> At 20:59 2015-02-10, you wrote:
> >Hi, all...
> >
> >I'm trying to compile a list of tech-related acronyms that might be
> >important for museum staff to know and understand -- or at the very least,
> >recognize.  Right now, I'm just gathering EVERYthing I can think of --
> file
> >extensions (PDF, JPG), emerging technologies (BLE, NFC), web-related
> (HTML,
> >PHP)...
> >
> >So...
> >
> >- Are there any that you think are particularly relevant/important?
> >
> >- What terms do you frequently toss around during museum tech meetings?
> >
> >- Are there any that are often misunderstood/misinterpreted?
> >
> >I'd be happy to share my "final" list when I've got it ready...
> >
> >FIRE AWAY!!
> >
> >Thanks...
> >
> >Carissa
> >
> >Head of Knowledge Management
> >
> >The Morton Arboretum  |  4100 Illinois Route 53  |  Lisle, Illinois 60532
> >T  *630-725-2136* |    *cdoughe...@mortonarb.org <
> cdoughe...@mortonarb.org>*
> >|  mortonarb.org
> >
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> Message: 5
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 14:40:10 +0000
> From: Michael Stocking <mich...@armadillosystems.com>
> To: Museum Computer Network Listserv <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
> Message-ID:
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> Currently working on the UI and UX for a project coded using MVC (a bit
> like MVVM) and, thrillingly, using AES-57, AES-60 and AES-X098C schemas.
> We?re having to validate MD5 and SHA checksums and generate SMPTE time
> codes. Which is nice.
>
> Michael
> =========================
> Michael Stocking
> Managing Director
> Armadillo Systems
> 106 Cleveland Street
> London W1T 6NX
> +44 (0)20 7388 8757
> mich...@armadillosystems.com
> www.armadillosystems.com
> www.inquireresearch.co.uk
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> www.turningthepages.com
> http://digitalcultureonline.blogspot.com/
>
>
>
> On 11 Feb 2015, at 14:31, musedia <p...@musedia.net> wrote:
>
> >
> > Hello,
> >
> > Perhaps you could include: UXP  ("User Experience" and/or "User
> Experience Platform") ...and bouncing off that: VXP ("Visitor Experience")
> >
> > Please also see:
> > "Digital Curator Survival Guide: A Glossary of Tech Terms Museums Should
> Know"
> > http://bit.ly/16RWI98
> >
> > Best wishes,
> > Paul Henningsson
> >
> > musedia
> >
> > ------------------------------------------------
> > musedia
> > box 12139
> > se-402 42 gothenburg
> > sweden
> >
> > tel . +46 (0)735-52 23 36
> > e-mail . <mailto:p...@musedia.net>p...@musedia.net
> > skype . musedia
> > www.musedia.net
> >
> > http://blogg.museiteknik.com
> > ------------------------------------------------
> >
> >
> > At 20:59 2015-02-10, you wrote:
> >> Hi, all...
> >>
> >> I'm trying to compile a list of tech-related acronyms that might be
> >> important for museum staff to know and understand -- or at the very
> least,
> >> recognize.  Right now, I'm just gathering EVERYthing I can think of --
> file
> >> extensions (PDF, JPG), emerging technologies (BLE, NFC), web-related
> (HTML,
> >> PHP)...
> >>
> >> So...
> >>
> >> - Are there any that you think are particularly relevant/important?
> >>
> >> - What terms do you frequently toss around during museum tech meetings?
> >>
> >> - Are there any that are often misunderstood/misinterpreted?
> >>
> >> I'd be happy to share my "final" list when I've got it ready...
> >>
> >> FIRE AWAY!!
> >>
> >> Thanks...
> >>
> >> Carissa
> >>
> >> Head of Knowledge Management
> >>
> >> The Morton Arboretum  |  4100 Illinois Route 53  |  Lisle, Illinois
> 60532
> >> T  *630-725-2136* |    *cdoughe...@mortonarb.org <
> cdoughe...@mortonarb.org>*
> >> |  mortonarb.org
> >>
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> Message: 6
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 08:51:03 -0600
> From: Bryan Kennedy <bkenn...@smm.org>
> To: Museum Computer Network Listserv <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
> Message-ID:
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> Don't forget the media/show-control/computer interface side of things:
>
> MIDI - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MIDI
> OCS - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_Sound_Control
> UDP - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_Datagram_Protocol
> TCP - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transmission_Control_Protocol
> DMX - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DMX512
> BNC - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BNC_connector
> SDI - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serial_digital_interface
> XLR - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XLR_connector
> RCA - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RCA_connector
> RS-232 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RS-232
> Cat5 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category_5_cable
> Cat6 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category_6_cable
> RJ45 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modular_connector#8P8C
>
> bk
> ----------------------------------------------------
> bryan kennedy
> director, exhibit media
> science museum of minnesota
> bkenn...@smm.org   651.221.2522
> ----------------------------------------------------
>
> On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 1:59 PM, Carissa Dougherty <
> cdoughe...@mortonarb.org
> > wrote:
>
> > Hi, all...
> >
> > I'm trying to compile a list of tech-related acronyms that might be
> > important for museum staff to know and understand -- or at the very
> least,
> > recognize.  Right now, I'm just gathering EVERYthing I can think of --
> file
> > extensions (PDF, JPG), emerging technologies (BLE, NFC), web-related
> (HTML,
> > PHP)...
> >
> > So...
> >
> > - Are there any that you think are particularly relevant/important?
> >
> > - What terms do you frequently toss around during museum tech meetings?
> >
> > - Are there any that are often misunderstood/misinterpreted?
> >
> > I'd be happy to share my "final" list when I've got it ready...
> >
> > FIRE AWAY!!
> >
> > Thanks...
> >
> > Carissa
> >
> > Head of Knowledge Management
> >
> > The Morton Arboretum  |  4100 Illinois Route 53  |  Lisle, Illinois 60532
> > T  *630-725-2136* |    *cdoughe...@mortonarb.org <
> cdoughe...@mortonarb.org
> > >*
> > |  mortonarb.org
> >
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> Message: 7
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:03:10 -0500
> From: Leonard Steinbach <lensteinb...@gmail.com>
> To: Museum Computer Network Listserv <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
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> There are the
>
> MPEG's
> JPEG's
> DPI
> RGB
> sRGB
> CMYK
> CIE and PANTONE color spaces
> and as most exhibiton planners probably know BMFD (Benjamin Moore Fan Deck)
>
> On Wed, Feb 11, 2015 at 9:51 AM, Bryan Kennedy <bkenn...@smm.org> wrote:
>
> > Don't forget the media/show-control/computer interface side of things:
> >
> > MIDI - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MIDI
> > OCS - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_Sound_Control
> > UDP - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_Datagram_Protocol
> > TCP - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transmission_Control_Protocol
> > DMX - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DMX512
> > BNC - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BNC_connector
> > SDI - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serial_digital_interface
> > XLR - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XLR_connector
> > RCA - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RCA_connector
> > RS-232 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RS-232
> > Cat5 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category_5_cable
> > Cat6 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category_6_cable
> > RJ45 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modular_connector#8P8C
> >
> > bk
> > ----------------------------------------------------
> > bryan kennedy
> > director, exhibit media
> > science museum of minnesota
> > bkenn...@smm.org   651.221.2522
> > ----------------------------------------------------
> >
> > On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 1:59 PM, Carissa Dougherty <
> > cdoughe...@mortonarb.org
> > > wrote:
> >
> > > Hi, all...
> > >
> > > I'm trying to compile a list of tech-related acronyms that might be
> > > important for museum staff to know and understand -- or at the very
> > least,
> > > recognize.  Right now, I'm just gathering EVERYthing I can think of --
> > file
> > > extensions (PDF, JPG), emerging technologies (BLE, NFC), web-related
> > (HTML,
> > > PHP)...
> > >
> > > So...
> > >
> > > - Are there any that you think are particularly relevant/important?
> > >
> > > - What terms do you frequently toss around during museum tech meetings?
> > >
> > > - Are there any that are often misunderstood/misinterpreted?
> > >
> > > I'd be happy to share my "final" list when I've got it ready...
> > >
> > > FIRE AWAY!!
> > >
> > > Thanks...
> > >
> > > Carissa
> > >
> > > Head of Knowledge Management
> > >
> > > The Morton Arboretum  |  4100 Illinois Route 53  |  Lisle, Illinois
> 60532
> > > T  *630-725-2136* |    *cdoughe...@mortonarb.org <
> > cdoughe...@mortonarb.org
> > > >*
> > > |  mortonarb.org
> > >
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> Message: 8
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 16:20:37 +0000
> From: "Ruginis, Andrew" <arugi...@architecture.org>
> To: Museum Computer Network Listserv <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
> Message-ID: <d100dcf7.1ad09%arugi...@architecture.org>
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> Two of my faves:
>
>
> PICNIC = problem in chair, not in computer
>
> HiPPO = highest paid person's opinion
>
>
>
> Andrew Ruginis
> Director of Information Technology
> Chicago Architecture Foundation
> 224 South Michigan Avenue
> Chicago IL 60604
> 312.561.2129
>
> architecture.org <http://architecture.org/>
> facebook/chiarchitecture
> twitter @chiarchitecture
>
>
>
>
> On 2/11/15 10:03 AM, "Leonard Steinbach" <lensteinb...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> >There are the
> >
> >MPEG's
> >JPEG's
> >DPI
> >RGB
> >sRGB
> >CMYK
> >CIE and PANTONE color spaces
> >and as most exhibiton planners probably know BMFD (Benjamin Moore Fan
> >Deck)
> >
> >On Wed, Feb 11, 2015 at 9:51 AM, Bryan Kennedy <bkenn...@smm.org> wrote:
> >
> >> Don't forget the media/show-control/computer interface side of things:
> >>
> >> MIDI - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MIDI
> >> OCS - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_Sound_Control
> >> UDP - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_Datagram_Protocol
> >> TCP - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transmission_Control_Protocol
> >> DMX - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DMX512
> >> BNC - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BNC_connector
> >> SDI - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serial_digital_interface
> >> XLR - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XLR_connector
> >> RCA - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RCA_connector
> >> RS-232 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RS-232
> >> Cat5 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category_5_cable
> >> Cat6 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category_6_cable
> >> RJ45 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modular_connector#8P8C
> >>
> >> bk
> >> ----------------------------------------------------
> >> bryan kennedy
> >> director, exhibit media
> >> science museum of minnesota
> >> bkenn...@smm.org   651.221.2522
> >> ----------------------------------------------------
> >>
> >> On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 1:59 PM, Carissa Dougherty <
> >> cdoughe...@mortonarb.org
> >> > wrote:
> >>
> >> > Hi, all...
> >> >
> >> > I'm trying to compile a list of tech-related acronyms that might be
> >> > important for museum staff to know and understand -- or at the very
> >> least,
> >> > recognize.  Right now, I'm just gathering EVERYthing I can think of --
> >> file
> >> > extensions (PDF, JPG), emerging technologies (BLE, NFC), web-related
> >> (HTML,
> >> > PHP)...
> >> >
> >> > So...
> >> >
> >> > - Are there any that you think are particularly relevant/important?
> >> >
> >> > - What terms do you frequently toss around during museum tech
> >>meetings?
> >> >
> >> > - Are there any that are often misunderstood/misinterpreted?
> >> >
> >> > I'd be happy to share my "final" list when I've got it ready...
> >> >
> >> > FIRE AWAY!!
> >> >
> >> > Thanks...
> >> >
> >> > Carissa
> >> >
> >> > Head of Knowledge Management
> >> >
> >> > The Morton Arboretum  |  4100 Illinois Route 53  |  Lisle, Illinois
> >>60532
> >> > T  *630-725-2136* |    *cdoughe...@mortonarb.org <
> >> cdoughe...@mortonarb.org
> >> > >*
> >> > |  mortonarb.org
> >> >
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> Message: 9
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:47:05 -0500
> From: Morgan Holzer <morganhol...@nypl.org>
> To: Museum Computer Network Listserv <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
> Message-ID: <41b6ffb6-6a27-4c3b-bfe5-6ee33d40e...@nypl.org>
> Content-Type: text/plain;       charset=us-ascii
>
> Ooh I love picnic and hippo! In the spirit of Simon's squirrel nutkin, we
> give things the "INATOR" treatment. So when we fixed our locations section,
> we called it the Locinator. And the research upgrade was the Researchinator.
>
>  We backronymed this to mean "It's Now A Totally Operational Resource."
>
> ~Morgan
>
> > On Feb 11, 2015, at 11:20 AM, Ruginis, Andrew <arugi...@architecture.org>
> wrote:
> >
> > Two of my faves:
> >
> >
> > PICNIC = problem in chair, not in computer
> >
> > HiPPO = highest paid person's opinion
> >
> >
> >
> > Andrew Ruginis
> > Director of Information Technology
> > Chicago Architecture Foundation
> > 224 South Michigan Avenue
> > Chicago IL 60604
> > 312.561.2129
> >
> > architecture.org <http://architecture.org/>
> > facebook/chiarchitecture
> > twitter @chiarchitecture
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >> On 2/11/15 10:03 AM, "Leonard Steinbach" <lensteinb...@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> There are the
> >>
> >> MPEG's
> >> JPEG's
> >> DPI
> >> RGB
> >> sRGB
> >> CMYK
> >> CIE and PANTONE color spaces
> >> and as most exhibiton planners probably know BMFD (Benjamin Moore Fan
> >> Deck)
> >>
> >>> On Wed, Feb 11, 2015 at 9:51 AM, Bryan Kennedy <bkenn...@smm.org>
> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Don't forget the media/show-control/computer interface side of things:
> >>>
> >>> MIDI - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MIDI
> >>> OCS - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_Sound_Control
> >>> UDP - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_Datagram_Protocol
> >>> TCP - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transmission_Control_Protocol
> >>> DMX - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DMX512
> >>> BNC - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BNC_connector
> >>> SDI - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serial_digital_interface
> >>> XLR - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XLR_connector
> >>> RCA - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RCA_connector
> >>> RS-232 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RS-232
> >>> Cat5 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category_5_cable
> >>> Cat6 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category_6_cable
> >>> RJ45 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modular_connector#8P8C
> >>>
> >>> bk
> >>> ----------------------------------------------------
> >>> bryan kennedy
> >>> director, exhibit media
> >>> science museum of minnesota
> >>> bkenn...@smm.org   651.221.2522
> >>> ----------------------------------------------------
> >>>
> >>> On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 1:59 PM, Carissa Dougherty <
> >>> cdoughe...@mortonarb.org
> >>>> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> Hi, all...
> >>>>
> >>>> I'm trying to compile a list of tech-related acronyms that might be
> >>>> important for museum staff to know and understand -- or at the very
> >>> least,
> >>>> recognize.  Right now, I'm just gathering EVERYthing I can think of --
> >>> file
> >>>> extensions (PDF, JPG), emerging technologies (BLE, NFC), web-related
> >>> (HTML,
> >>>> PHP)...
> >>>>
> >>>> So...
> >>>>
> >>>> - Are there any that you think are particularly relevant/important?
> >>>>
> >>>> - What terms do you frequently toss around during museum tech
> >>> meetings?
> >>>>
> >>>> - Are there any that are often misunderstood/misinterpreted?
> >>>>
> >>>> I'd be happy to share my "final" list when I've got it ready...
> >>>>
> >>>> FIRE AWAY!!
> >>>>
> >>>> Thanks...
> >>>>
> >>>> Carissa
> >>>>
> >>>> Head of Knowledge Management
> >>>>
> >>>> The Morton Arboretum  |  4100 Illinois Route 53  |  Lisle, Illinois
> >>> 60532
> >>>> T  *630-725-2136* |    *cdoughe...@mortonarb.org <
> >>> cdoughe...@mortonarb.org
> >>>>> *
> >>>> |  mortonarb.org
> >>>>
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> Message: 10
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 14:18:56 -0500
> From: "=?utf-8?B?d3NndWVyaW5ANDI3NGRlc2lnbi5jb20=?="
>         <wsgue...@4274design.com>
> To: "=?utf-8?B?TXVzZXVtIENvbXB1dGVyIE5ldHdvcmsgTGlzdHNlcnY=?="
>         <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
> Message-ID: <201502111418411.SM05776@[100.99.120.209]>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="utf-8"
>
> For tech kludges there are:
>
> IIWII. (it is what it is)
>
> and
>
> TBDIIIWII
>
> Scott
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 11
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 22:38:34 +0000
> From: Keir Winesmith <kwinesm...@sfmoma.org>
> To: 'Museum Computer Network Listserv' <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: Re: [MCN-L] hit me with your tech-related acronyms!
> Message-ID: <e54404cb2f65411199f6d8c612ea8...@pawson.sfmoma.org>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="utf-8"
>
>
> These are great, you've brightened by day, sometimes MCN-L is TLDR.
>
> My favourite recursive TLA is PHP (PHP Hypertext Preprocessor), but then
> again, I'm a big nerd.
>
> -k
> Keir Winesmith
> Head of Web and Digital Platforms
>
> SFMOMA On the Go
>
> 415.357.2871
> kwinesm...@sfmoma.org
> www.sfmoma.org
>
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> Message: 12
> Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2015 08:29:42 +0000
> From: Amalyah Keshet <akes...@imj.org.il>
> To: Museum Computer Network Listserv <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: [MCN-L] FW: Statement of Best Practices in Fair Use of
>         Collections Containing Orphan Works
> Message-ID: <9120acb985d84deab5e2ec7e8c2e5...@mailsrv2.imj.org.il>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="utf-8"
>
> For those in the DC area in particular;  for the rest of us in general:
>
> ________________________________
>
> Feb. 26 ? Presenting the Statement of Best Practices in Fair Use of
> Collections Containing Orphan Works
>
>
> American University Washington College of Law
> 4801 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington DC 20016
>
> Faculty Lounge (Room 600)
> Thursday, February 26, 2015
> 12:30 Lunch
> 1:15pm to 5:15pm Event
> 5:15 Reception
>
> Registration Requested (here<http://www.jotformpro.com/pijip/events>)
>
> Live webcast will be available on this page when the event begins. (No
> registration required)
>
>
>
> You are invited to join us for this Fair Use Week event giving an
> introduction to the Statement of Best Practices in Fair Use of Collections
> Continuing Orphan Works followed by a series of panel discussions with
> legal experts, librarians, archivists, and other members of the community
> about how this Statement can be applied in practice.
>
>
>
> Over the last several years, libraries, archives and other memory
> institutions have recognized that copyright law poses a significant
> obstacle to digital preservation of and online access to large segments of
> their collections. This problem especially acute for archives and
> collections that contain orphan works?i.e., works for which it is difficult
> or impossible to find rights holders who might give permission for their
> use. TheStatement of Best Practices in Fair Use of Collections Containing
> Orphan Works for Libraries, Archives, and Other Memory Institutions,
> released in December 2014, addresses how memory institutions can apply fair
> use to overcome these challenges.
>
>
>
> You can find a copy of the Statement and supporting documents, including a
> series of explanatory white papers authored in anticipation of this event,
> at http://cmsimpact.org/orphanworks.
>
> For more information about Fair Use Week, please see
> http://fairuseweek.org/.
>
>
>
> ________________________________
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 13
> Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2015 08:38:52 +0000
> From: Amalyah Keshet <akes...@imj.org.il>
> To: Museum Computer Network Listserv <mcn-l@mcn.edu>
> Subject: [MCN-L] FW: Feb. 27 - Reimagining IP/Gender: The Next Ten
>         Years of Feminist Engagement with Intellectual Property Law
> Message-ID: <49823e40001c4f13a2cc649e75330...@mailsrv2.imj.org.il>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="utf-8"
>
> For those in the DC area, AND into IP, AND of the gender studies
> persuasion:
>
> n.b.  Opening Keynote:  Rebecca Tushnet, Georgetown University Law Center-
> IP, Gender, and Creative Communities
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
> From: Washington College of Law - PIJIP [mailto:pi...@wcl.american.edu]
> Sent: 11 February, 2015 6:49 PM
> To: Amalyah Keshet
> Subject: Feb. 27 - Reimagining IP/Gender: The Next Ten Years of Feminist
> Engagement with Intellectual Property Law
>
>
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>
> [Washington College of Law Program on Information Justice and Intellectual
> Property]
>
>
>
> Reimagining IP/Gender:
> The Next Ten Years of Feminist Engagement with Intellectual Property Law
>
> Presented with the Women and the Law Program
> American University Washington College of Law
>
> February 27, 2015
>
> For registration and more information.<
> http://emarketing.wcl.american.edu/c/23256257/28529/6ZHwx7T/Mp2o?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pijip.org%2Fevents%2F2015ipgender%2F
> >
>
>
> At the 11th Annual IP/Gender, presenters will address the production of
> knowledge, commodification, definition, and valuation of women's work, and
> other areas of feminist and queer inquiry. We hope to spur intellectual
> property scholars to explore how the tools of deliberately intersectional
> feminist and queer theory can shed new light on the challenge of creating
> intellectual property law that fosters social justice.
>
>
> 9:30 am - Welcome - Michael Carroll, American University Washington
> College of Law
>
> 9:35 - Opening Keynote
> Ann Shalleck, American University Washington College of Law - Introduction
> Rebecca Tushnet, Georgetown University Law Center- IP, Gender, and
> Creative Communities
>
> 10:00 - Panel I
> Community Structure and Women?s Leadership in Traditional Cultural
> Production - Moderator - Margaret Chon, Seattle University School of Law
>
>   *   Helen Chuma Okoro, Nigerian institute of Advanced Legal Studies -
> Traditional Knowledge, Intellectual Property Protection, and Matriarchal
> Dominance: The Case of Traditional Textiles in South Western Nigeria
>   *   Lorraine Aragon, University of North Carolina - Cut From the Same
> Cloth? Reimagining Copyright?s Relationship with TCEs and Gender in
> Indonesia
> 11:00 Coffee 11:15 - Panel II Documenting Communities of Practice -
> Moderator - Meredith Jacob, American University Washington College of Law
>
>   *   Jhessica Reia, Center for Technology and Society at Fundacao Getulio
> Vargas (CTS-FGV) - DIY or Die! Gender and Creation in Marginal Music
> Production
>   *   Betsy Rosenblatt, Whittier Law School (and Rebecca Tushnet) -
> Transformative Works: Young Women?s Voices on Fandom and Fair Use
> 12:30 Lunch
>
> 1:00 - Lunch Keynote: Kara Swanson, Northeastern University School of Law
> - IP and Gender: Reflections on Methodology and Accomplishments
>
> 1:30 Panel III
> Gendered Understandings of the Role and Scope of Intellectual Property Law
> - Moderator - Irene Calboli, Marquette Law School and National University
> of Singapore
>
>   *   Carys Craig, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University -
> Deconstructing Copyright?s Choreographer: the Power of Performance (and the
> Performance of Power)
>   *   Charles Colman, New York University School of Law - Patents and
> Perverts
> 2:30 Coffee
>
> 2:45 Panel IV
> Gender and Intellectual Property in the U.S. Federal Courts - Moderator -
> Christine Farley, American University Washington College of Law
>
>   *   Jessica Silbey, Suffolk University Law School - Intellectual
> Property Reform Through the Lens of Constitutional Equality
>   *   Sandra Park, ACLU Women's Rights Project - A Feminist Challenge to
> Gene Patents: Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics
> 3:45 - Looking Forward: the Next Ten Years - Peter Jaszi, American
> University Washington College of Law, Daniela Kraiem, American University
> Washington College of Law, and community
>
> 4:30 - Close
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
> Upcoming Events
>
>
>
> Feb. 12: Trending IP Topics in 2015: A Table Talk with Chief Judge Sharon
> Prost (JD/WCL ?79) and Judge Arthur J. Gajarsa (retired) (Website<
> http://emarketing.wcl.american.edu/c/23256257/28531/6ZHwx7T/Mp2o?redirect_to=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.wcl.american.edu%2Fsecle%2Ffounders%2F2015%2F20150212.cfm
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>
> Feb. 25: Print It! 3D Printing and the Intersection of Intellectual
> Property (Website<
> http://emarketing.wcl.american.edu/c/23256257/28533/6ZHwx7T/Mp2o?redirect_to=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.wcl.american.edu%2Fsecle%2Ffounders%2F2015%2F20150225.cfm
> >)
>
> Feb. 26 ? Presenting the Statement of Best Practices in Fair Use of
> Collections Containing Orphan Works (Website<
> http://emarketing.wcl.american.edu/c/23256257/28535/6ZHwx7T/Mp2o?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pijip.org%2Ffairuse%2Fowbp2015feb%2F
> >)
>
> Mar. 31: Supreme Court Series: Commil USA, LLC v. Cisco Systems, Inc.
> (Website<
> http://emarketing.wcl.american.edu/c/23256257/28537/6ZHwx7T/Mp2o?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pijip.org%2Fevents%2Fcommil%2F
> >)
>
> Mar. 31: Supreme Court Series: Kimble v. Marvel Enterprises, Inc. (Website<
> http://emarketing.wcl.american.edu/c/23256257/28539/6ZHwx7T/Mp2o?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pijip.org%2Fevents%2Fkimble%2F
> >)
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>
>
>
> Past Event Archived Webcasts
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>
>
> The Marrakesh Treaty ? Ceiling or Window to the Open Sky? Webcast<
> http://emarketing.wcl.american.edu/c/23256257/28541/6ZHwx7T/Mp2o?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pijip.org%2Fevents%2Fimplementing-marrakesh%2F
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>
> Cherry Blossom Symposium on Federal Intellectual Property: IP and
> Traditional Knowledge Webcast<
> http://emarketing.wcl.american.edu/c/23256257/28543/6ZHwx7T/Mp2o?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pijip.org%2Fevents%2Fcb2014%2F
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>
> 10th Annual IP/Gender: Gender and the Regulation of Traditional Knowledge
> Webcast<
> http://emarketing.wcl.american.edu/c/23256257/28545/6ZHwx7T/Mp2o?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pijip.org%2Fevents%2Fipg2014%2F
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>
> 2nd Annual Peter Jaszi Distinguished Lecture on Intellectual Property with
> Prof. Bernt Hugenholtz Webcast<
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> >
>
> Patent + Policy Forum: Current Initiatives for Patent Law Revision Webcast<
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