[CODE4LIB] code4lib 2009 conference registration is *open*

2008-12-17 Thread Birkin James Diana
Y'all let me know if you experience any glitches. https://library.brown.edu/code4libcon09/registration/form/ --- Birkin James Diana Programmer, Integrated Technology Services Brown University Library birkin_di...@brown.edu

Re: [CODE4LIB] code4lib 2009 conference registration is *open*

2008-12-17 Thread Wick, Ryan
I'm stuck on the first page. I have everything filled out, pre-confs selected, but when I click the Continue to confirmation button, the page reloads, and there is no error at all. Just all my information like I had it. Ryan Wick -Original Message- From: Code for Libraries

Re: [CODE4LIB] code4lib 2009 conference registration is *open*

2008-12-17 Thread Ryan Eby
Is the a count of current registrations somewhere? I remember there being one last year I think. eby On Wed, Dec 17, 2008 at 1:26 PM, Wick, Ryan ryan.w...@oregonstate.edu wrote: I'm stuck on the first page. I have everything filled out, pre-confs selected, but when I click the Continue to

Re: [CODE4LIB] code4lib 2009 conference registration is *open*

2008-12-17 Thread Jean Rainwater
We didn't get around to doing a feed. At 1:40pm EDT we're currently at 98. -- Jean On 12/17/08 1:36 PM, Ryan Eby ryan...@gmail.com wrote: Is the a count of current registrations somewhere? I remember there being one last year I think. eby On Wed, Dec 17, 2008 at 1:26 PM, Wick, Ryan

[CODE4LIB] glitch - on the case

2008-12-17 Thread Birkin James Diana
Lots of folk have successfully registered; 2 folk just noted a problem; I'm looking into it. -b --- Birkin James Diana Programmer, Integrated Technology Services Brown University Library birkin_di...@brown.edu

Re: [CODE4LIB] glitch - on the case

2008-12-17 Thread Birkin James Diana
Hmmnn... Can't duplicate the single problem 2 folk mentioned. Folk are continuing to successfully register. I'll followup offline with the 2 (though public questions welcome) and post an update here. On Dec 17, 2008, at 1:40 PM, Birkin James Diana wrote: Lots of folk have successfully

[CODE4LIB] glitch update

2008-12-17 Thread Birkin James Diana
Update... 3 folk got stuck at registration page. I believe it's validation on the 'Affiliation' field that I don't have displaying, so you'd never know. The instance I duplicated had a period in that field; worked when the period was removed. I'll fix soon, but if anyone else had this,

Re: [CODE4LIB] RDA - a standard that nobody will notice?

2008-12-17 Thread Rob Sanderson
My first question would be: Why? Why invent a new element for title (etc.) rather than using Dublin Core? Wouldn't it have been easier to do this building from SWAP? http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/repositories/digirep/index/Eprints_Application_Profile And my second question would be: Really? 251

Re: [CODE4LIB] [Fwd: Re: [CODE4LIB] RDA - a standard that nobody will notice?]

2008-12-17 Thread Bill Dueber
On Wed, Dec 17, 2008 at 10:13 AM, Diane I. Hillmann metadata.ma...@gmail.com wrote: I'd suggest that some specific use cases for what would be gained by open access and how that would provide value for libraries as well as the web communities might be the most useful thing right now. I

[CODE4LIB] RDA - a standard that nobody will notice?

2008-12-17 Thread Jakob Voss
Hi, As you may already noticed the Resource Description and Access (RDA) cataloguing instructions will be published 2009. You can submit final comments on the full draft until February 2nd: http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/jsc/rda.html

Re: [CODE4LIB] RDA - a standard that nobody will notice?

2008-12-17 Thread Karen Coyle
Rob Sanderson wrote: My first question would be: Why? Why invent a new element for title (etc.) rather than using Dublin Core? Wouldn't it have been easier to do this building from SWAP? http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/repositories/digirep/index/Eprints_Application_Profile And my second question would

[CODE4LIB] Job announcement: Digital Applications Librarian, Oregon State University Libraries

2008-12-17 Thread Ryan Ordway
Please excuse cross-postings JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Digital Applications Librarian, Oregon State University Libraries Oregon State University Libraries seeks a collaborative, innovative and service-oriented Librarian to develop and implement next generation digital access and storage systems.

Re: [CODE4LIB] RDA - a standard that nobody will notice?

2008-12-17 Thread Karen Coyle
Jakob Voss wrote: 1.) the standard is scattered in a set of PDF files instead of clean web based HTML (compare with the W3C recommendations). You cannot easily browse and search in RDA with your browser and a public search engine of your choice. You cannot link to a specific paragraph to

[CODE4LIB] Job Announcement: Repository Software Programmer (Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries, Denver, CO)

2008-12-17 Thread Jessica Colati
(Apologies for cross-postings) Repository Software Programmer The ADR Software Programmer works to support consortial digital repository initiatives by designing, developing, implementing, and maintaining tools and applications for use in support of the Fedora-based repository

[CODE4LIB] [Fwd: Re: [CODE4LIB] RDA - a standard that nobody will notice?]

2008-12-17 Thread Diane I. Hillmann
Jakob: I'm glad you're interested in RDA and think it's a step in the right direction. I'd like to update you on a few issues you mention in your post, however, which I hope will reassure you a bit. Jakob Voss wrote: Hi, As you may already noticed the Resource Description and Access (RDA)

[CODE4LIB] Wiki page for finding roommates, sharing rides, sightseeing

2008-12-17 Thread Wick, Ryan
I started a new wiki page for those looking for roommates for the conference, those who'd like to share rides, sightsee with others, or anything else anyone wants to add related to attending the conference. http://wiki.code4lib.org/index.php/RoommatesRidesEtc You don't need an account to edit