[CODE4LIB] Digital Projects Librarian - University of Alabama

2016-07-06 Thread Edward M. Corrado
*THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA LIBRARIES* *Digital Projects Librarian * *Position Description* General Summary of Responsibilities The University of Alabama Libraries seeks an innovative, dynamic, and service-oriented professional for the position of Digital Projects Librarian. Reporting

Re: [CODE4LIB] C4L17 - LA Fiscal Host Announcement

2016-06-23 Thread Edward M. Corrado
UCLA Library++ On Thu, Jun 23, 2016 at 7:08 PM, Gary Thompson wrote: > I am happy to follow up on Brian's announcement, confirming UCLA's > agreement to serve as fiscal sponsor for this proposal. Ginny Steel, UCLA's > University Librarian, signed a statement yesterday

Re: [CODE4LIB] C4L17 - Potential Venue Shift to LA and Call for Proposals

2016-06-16 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Thanks for sharing Jason. As someone who has been involved in planning a number of conferences, I can relate to the author's rant. Edward On Thu, Jun 16, 2016 at 12:56 PM, Jason Griffey wrote: > Given all of the sturm und drang with this process now, and the > organizational

Re: [CODE4LIB] C4L17 - Potential Venue Shift to LA and Call for Proposals

2016-06-15 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I support the timeline proposed by Brian. Edward On Wed, Jun 15, 2016 at 2:51 PM, Sarah H Shealy wrote: > +1 > > > I think the timeline provided by Brian is reasonable. > > > But it's TN, not NC. > > > Sarah > > > From: Code for Libraries

Re: [CODE4LIB] Formalizing Code4Lib?

2016-06-13 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Generally speaking, what the fiduciary agent normally would get rewarded in money. Arrangements can vary of course, but basically they would get a portion of the income of the event. Edward On Mon, Jun 13, 2016 at 1:11 PM, Shaun D. Ellis wrote: > I agree that securing a

Re: [CODE4LIB] Formalizing Code4Lib?

2016-06-07 Thread Edward M. Corrado
j.org/p27236 ). At > the time they had an "association management" division that did this sort > of thing. They disbanded that division before I left, but they are under > new executive leadership now, so they might be interested in doing it again. > > > > Peter > >

Re: [CODE4LIB] Formalizing Code4Lib?

2016-06-07 Thread Edward M. Corrado
At one point Lyrasis offered to do this when Peter Murray was there. I don't remeber to what degree this was investigated but at the time the community generally wasn't in favor. I have no idea if Lyrasis would be interested (and Peter is now elsewhere, I believe) but it might be somethign to look

Re: [CODE4LIB] Chattanooga Bid for 2017

2016-03-08 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Yea Chattanooga! On Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 9:18 AM, Maura Carbone wrote: > +1 LOOK AT THAT INTERNET > > On Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 10:07 AM, Mary Jinglewski > wrote: > > > On behalf of our proposal committee, I am pleased to confirm that > >

[CODE4LIB] Sample RFI for an Institutional Repository

2016-02-25 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hello all, Does anyone have a sample Request For Information (RFI) for an Institutional Repository (IR) that they could share with me? Obviously this can mean many different things to different people, but I am just looking for examples at this point which will help provide me with some ideas on

[CODE4LIB] *Extended Deadline* Survey on embedded metadata in digital objects

2015-09-15 Thread Edward M. Corrado
...@ucsc.edu. Regards, Rachel Jaffe Metadata Librarian Metadata Services, University Library University of California, Santa Cruz 1156 High Street Santa Cruz, CA 95064 (831) 502‐7291 jaf...@ucsc.edu Edward M. Corrado Associate Dean Library Technology Planning and Policy, University Libraries

Re: [CODE4LIB] "coders for libraries"

2015-09-01 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I agree with Mark Matienzo as well. Edward > On Sep 1, 2015, at 11:04, todd.d.robb...@gmail.com > wrote: > > +100 Mark Matienzo > > On Tue, Sep 1, 2015 at 9:43 AM, Matt Sherman > wrote: > >> Time to prepare for the classification system

[CODE4LIB] Fwd: Survey on embedded metadata in digital objects

2015-08-05 Thread Edward M. Corrado
-1473 or o...@ucsc.edu. Regards, Rachel Jaffe Metadata Librarian Metadata Services, University Library University of California, Santa Cruz 1156 High Street Santa Cruz, CA 95064 (831) 502-7291 jaf...@ucsc.edu Edward M. Corrado Associate Dean Library Technology Planning and Policy

Re: [CODE4LIB] Digital Initiatives Librarian opening at Binghamton University

2015-02-25 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Just a friendly reminder that review of applications for this position will begin March 2. There is still time to apply! On Tue, Jan 27, 2015 at 11:01 AM, Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.us wrote: Hello all, The following position is available at Binghamton University. A full job

Re: [CODE4LIB] Communications — conference and otherwise (was: [CODE4LIB] Code4LibCon video crew thanks)

2015-02-17 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Becky++ On Tue, Feb 17, 2015 at 4:39 PM, Becky Yoose b.yo...@gmail.com wrote: I can mock up a template page for future conferences to copy over for their conference landing pages, if that helps :cD Thanks, Becky On Tue, Feb 17, 2015 at 3:37 PM, Roy Tennant roytenn...@gmail.com wrote: So

[CODE4LIB] Digital Initiatives Librarian opening at Binghamton University

2015-01-27 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hello all, The following position is available at Binghamton University. A full job description with more details and requirements is available at the link below. Incidentally we also have an opening for a Fine Arts Librarian as well. Details can also be found at the link below. Applications will

Re: [CODE4LIB] Hosting services for Wikimedia

2014-12-16 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I have both a locally hosted and a cloud hosted Mediawiki install. The cloud hosted one is a one-click install on DreamHost. I am pleased with DreamHost as a hosting service and use it for other things including Wordpress and dotProject. Incidently, I also manage a Hostmonster hosted wordpress

Re: [CODE4LIB] Whatever Happened to the Northeast Code4Lib?

2014-12-05 Thread Edward M. Corrado
++ on the survey Edward On Fri, Dec 5, 2014 at 8:55 AM, Jennifer jennifer.eus...@lib.uconn.edu wrote: The first 2 or maybe the first one was at the BLC with Michael Klein who's now on the west coast. Last year, there was the Northeast Metadata Specialists unconference (NEMS U). Perhaps this

Re: [CODE4LIB] Angel Funding for Code4lib 2015

2014-11-17 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Donations to CLIR are tax deductible (according to various websites that specialize in this type of thing) so it would be great if they can make donations to this cause tax-deductible. I'm not a tax lawyer so I have no idea how that would work, but it would be great if it did. Edward On Mon, Nov

[CODE4LIB] Wireless barcode scanners

2014-11-03 Thread Edward M. Corrado
This is slightly off-topic but I can't think of a better place to ask. I have been asked to investigate wireless barcode scanners, and preferably ones that can work with an iPad (or be connected to an iPad), for inventory purposes. I have found a few used in the retail environment but I was

Re: [CODE4LIB] Wireless barcode scanners

2014-11-03 Thread Edward M. Corrado
: 215.204.8231 fax: 215.204.5201 mobile: 215.284.5070 email: lebre...@temple.edu email: jonat...@temple.edu -Original Message- From: Code for Libraries [mailto:CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU] On Behalf Of Edward M. Corrado Sent: Monday, November 03, 2014 3:59 PM To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU

Re: [CODE4LIB] Official #teamharpy Statement on the case of Joseph Hawley Murphy vs. nina de jesus and Lisa Rabey

2014-09-20 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I don't know anything about the lawsuit or what has transpired to cause it, but since when does an H-index score make one a notable librarian? Many notable librarians don't publish anything at all. Edward On Sat, Sep 20, 2014 at 2:12 PM, Karen Coyle li...@kcoyle.net wrote: Lisa, I hadn't know

Re: [CODE4LIB] Informal survey regarding library website liberty

2014-09-03 Thread Edward M. Corrado
At different jobs I have had this has been done this differently, but right now our main Website is hosted by our campus Communications Marketing department (not campus IT although they do run the hardware from what I understand) using their CMS (OmniUpdate). This is a recent change (a little

[CODE4LIB] American Philosophical Association Code of Conduct article

2014-07-15 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Considering the Code4Lib code of conduct discussions, some of you may find this article abot the possibility of the American Philosophical Association adopting one Edward http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2014/07/15/philosophy-association-considers-whether-it-needs-code-conduct

Re: [CODE4LIB] College Question!

2014-05-29 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I have an undergraduate degree in Mathematics from a college they had a strong liberal arts curriculum. I also took many credits in computer science, religion, philosophy, and communications. Others have said this earlier in this thread, but I highly recommend whatever you do decided to get a

Re: [CODE4LIB] jobs digest for 2014-05-16

2014-05-21 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I am a fan of the full ads as well. On Wed, May 21, 2014 at 9:12 AM, Tom Keays tomke...@gmail.com wrote: I would prefer to get the full ads as well. full ads and (listserv topics and/or email filter) gives each code4lib subscriber the most control. On Wed, May 21, 2014 at 8:53 AM, Dunn,

Re: [CODE4LIB] Very frustrated with Drupal

2014-05-15 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I dropped Drupal because of the problems outlined by Joshua and others. There is no doubt in my mind if you have the time and staff resources to learn Drupal and your specific instance of Drupal, that it is a very powerful and useful tool. However, the learning curve is steep and time consuming.

Re: [CODE4LIB] Extracting Text From .tiff Files

2014-05-12 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I'll second exiftool. It is great for this sort of thing. Edward On Mon, May 12, 2014 at 6:30 PM, Reser, Gregory gre...@ucsd.edu wrote: You might try http://www.sno.phy.queensu.ca/~phil/exiftool/ , a Perl library to read and write embedded metadata. Greg Reser UC San Diego Library 9500

Re: [CODE4LIB] separate list for jobs

2014-05-06 Thread Edward M. Corrado
No On Tue, May 6, 2014 at 12:36 PM, Devon dec...@gmail.com wrote: No. On Tue, May 6, 2014 at 12:34 PM, Dan Chudnov daniel.chud...@gmail.comwrote: Is it time to reconsider: should we start a separate list for Job: postings? code4lib-jobs, perhaps? -Dan -- Sent from my GMail

Re: [CODE4LIB] Friends of code4lib (was Re: [CODE4LIB] Call for Old Conf Tshirt Logos)

2014-04-14 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I think discussing which type of non-profit to be (501(c)3 vs. 501(c)6 vs. ___ is putting the cart before the horse. There are advantages and disadvantages to both and depending what the goals are one may be better than the other or they both may be unnecessary. There also needs to be discussion

Re: [CODE4LIB] CFP: A Librarian's Introduction to Programming Languages

2014-03-26 Thread Edward M. Corrado
One thing I haven't seen mentioned in this thread, although maybe I missed it, is that we don't know what the editors already have in mind to either 1) write themselves, or 2) recruited people directly to write. I think there were many good ideas in this thread (and I hope the editors are

Re: [CODE4LIB] code4lib italy

2014-03-11 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I'm for Italy, but if Giulio is correct that the Open Source development in Italy is a small group, one can look towards France as am alternative. There is a lot of activity there, at least in the Koha world. Edward On Tue, Mar 11, 2014 at 7:45 AM, Giulio Bonanome giu...@comperio.it wrote: Hi

[CODE4LIB] 36 hours in Raleigh

2014-03-08 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I won't be going to Code4Lib this year, bit for those that are and are looking for some other things to do, this weeks New York Times Travel section's, 36 hours column is 36 Hours in Raleigh, NC: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/09/travel/36-hours-in-raleigh-nc.html

Re: [CODE4LIB] Welcome to Roy4Lib

2014-02-21 Thread Edward M Corrado
Roy4lib has consumed to much Scotch - after all, it is Friday. -- Edward M. Corrado On Feb 21, 2014, at 18:13, Roy Tennant roytenn...@gmail.com wrote: roy4lib.org is ALWAYS down. I mean, it just makes too much sense for it to be in any other state. Roy On Fri, Feb 21, 2014 at 2:31 PM

Re: [CODE4LIB] Automated Embedded Metadata Extraction in Photographs: Possible or Pipedream?

2013-12-17 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hi, It is possible, at least the extraction part. I don;t know enough about Digitool to know the deposit part. We wrote a series of shell scripts, using exiftool (as I see others are suggesting). The output is then put through a number of sed commands and outputs a file that can be deposited into

Re: [CODE4LIB] Institutional Repository Costs

2013-09-17 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Having done some research in this area for a chapter in soon-to-be-published book, I concur with C. Sean Burns, Amy Lana and John M. Budd that Little is known about the costs academic libraries incur to implement and manage institutional repositories and the value these institutional repositories

Re: [CODE4LIB] Subject Terms in Institutional Repositories

2013-08-31 Thread Edward M. Corrado
We also include keywords in our repository when the content provider supplies them. I didn't include it in my previous post because the OP asked about lists of terms and not free text, which our keywords are. Edward On Fri, Aug 30, 2013 at 10:25 PM, Michael J. Giarlo

Re: [CODE4LIB] Subject Terms in Institutional Repositories

2013-08-30 Thread Edward M. Corrado
We use LCSH in our system, but we don't have unmediated deposits, so it isn't a problem that research faculty and staff don't know LCSH. One of the major reasons for LCSH over other vocabularies is we want our repository to integrate with records for our library catalog which uses LCSH. That said,

Re: [CODE4LIB] On-going support for DL projects

2013-05-20 Thread Edward M Corrado
with something like Heritrix. Edward -- Edward M. Corrado On May 20, 2013, at 0:58, Tom Johnson johnson.tom+code4...@gmail.com wrote: That doesn't sound like an easy answer at all! Given that we all try to play nice with institutional funding, all you've said is that in an ideal world some

[CODE4LIB] tiff2pdf, then back to pdf?

2013-04-26 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hi All, I have a need to batch convert many TIFF images to PDF. I'd then like to be able to discard the TIFF images, but I can only do that if I can create the original TIFF again from the PDF. Is this possible? If so, using what tools and how? tiff2pdf seems like a possible solution, but I

Re: [CODE4LIB] tiff2pdf, then back to pdf?

2013-04-26 Thread Edward M. Corrado
convert b.pdf a.tiff If the pdf is more than one page, the tiff will be a multipage tiff. Aaron -- Aaron Addison Unix Administrator W. E. B. Du Bois Library UMass Amherst 413 577 2104 On Fri, 2013-04-26 at 16:08 -0400, Edward M. Corrado wrote: Hi All, I have a need to batch

Re: [CODE4LIB] tiff2pdf, then back to pdf?

2013-04-26 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Actually, I'm mistaken. It didn't ever work. :-(. I do get a tiff, but not the original. I looked at the wrong files. On Fri, Apr 26, 2013 at 5:11 PM, Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.uswrote: This works sometimes. Well, it does give me a new tiff file from the pdf all of the time

Re: [CODE4LIB] tiff2pdf, then back to pdf?

2013-04-26 Thread Edward M. Corrado
/~pottingerhj/ https://MOspace.umsystem.edu/ Do you love it? Do you hate it? There it is, the way you made it. --Frank Zappa On 4/26/13 3:08 PM, Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.us wrote: Hi All, I have a need to batch convert many TIFF images to PDF. I'd then like to be able

Re: [CODE4LIB] tiff2pdf, then back to pdf?

2013-04-26 Thread Edward M. Corrado
not be possible. If it isn't, I need to decide (with representatives of my user community) which of the others are better. My guess is it would be #3, but I am not positive. Edward Ethan On Apr 26, 2013 5:11 PM, Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.us wrote: This works sometimes. Well, it does

[CODE4LIB] Tracking database trials via project management software

2013-01-29 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I am hearing from some of our librarians that they would like an improved way to track trial databases. This could include a checklist and notifications for setting up authentication, adding and removing them from the trail database web page, etc.). One possibility could be to try to do this

Re: [CODE4LIB] Zoia

2013-01-22 Thread Edward M. Corrado
On Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 5:37 PM, Kyle Banerjee kyle.baner...@gmail.com wrote: In every noisy forum that I participate in (BTW, none of them are tech or even work related), there are always people who dislike the noise. The concerns are analogous to the ones expressed here -- irritation factor,

Re: [CODE4LIB] Digital collection backups

2013-01-11 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Without looking into any other issues with Glaicer ()such as privacy, security, etc.), it seems like it could be a good solution for long-term backups of digital preservation. I am not sure I would use it for regular backups of my digital preservation system, but for a long-term off-site storage

Re: [CODE4LIB] code4lib.org domain

2012-12-18 Thread Edward M. Corrado
++ On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 4:19 PM, Nick Ruest rue...@gmail.com wrote: +1 OSU edsu++ @swill edsu -nruest On 12-12-18 04:16 PM, Kevin S. Clarke wrote: +1 for OSU and thanks, Ed, for managing it for all these years! Kevin On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 3:32 PM, Ed Summers e...@pobox.com

Re: [CODE4LIB] Proposed Changes to Future Conference Program Choosing

2012-11-28 Thread Edward M. Corrado
On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 8:53 AM, Cynthia Ng cynthia.s...@gmail.com wrote: snip How often do people send in more than two proposals anyway? There were a number this year and there has been in the past as well. I favor limiting up front. One of the issues we have been discussing is that

Re: [CODE4LIB] Proposed Changes to Future Conference Program Choosing

2012-11-28 Thread Edward M. Corrado
, Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.us wrote: I favor limiting up front. One of the issues we have been discussing is that perception that Code4Lib is not as inclusive as it can or should be. I believe having multiple proposals from the same person(s) and, for that matter, multiple proposals

Re: [CODE4LIB] Proposed Changes to Future Conference Program Choosing

2012-11-28 Thread Edward M. Corrado
On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 10:06 AM, Ross Singer rossfsin...@gmail.com wrote: On Nov 28, 2012, at 9:53 AM, Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.us wrote: I favor limiting up front. One of the issues we have been discussing is that perception that Code4Lib is not as inclusive as it can or should

[CODE4LIB]

2012-11-27 Thread Edward M Corrado
, there was not overwhelming support for this. Edward -- Edward M. Corrado On Nov 27, 2012, at 18:41, Bess Sadler bess.sad...@gmail.com wrote: I am not volunteering to write the voting mechanism for this, but what if we had two rounds of voting? 1. First round, anonymous (people who follow these things avidly

[CODE4LIB] Complete Digital Preservation Software Applications?

2012-11-11 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hi all, I am working on a possible presentation about digital preservation software and I want to mention some of the more-or-less complete digital preservation systems that are available or nearly available that Libraries, Archives, and Museums are or are considering using. Buy more-or-less

Re: [CODE4LIB] PBCore 2.0 to MARC XML?

2012-11-06 Thread Edward M. Corrado
On Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 10:28 AM, john passmore jwpassm...@gmail.com wrote: Ah, that makes sense. I could try PBCoreDublin CoreMARC 21. This is one way to do it, but my understand is that Dublin Core is less granular then PBCore. If I'm correct, you will loss some context since you have a lossy

[CODE4LIB] Liebert MCR / Other air conditioned racks

2012-07-24 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hi Code4Libers, This is slightly off topic but it seems like one of the best places to ask because I'm sure other libraries have similar situations where they do not having a proper server room and would have major difficulty or expense retro-fitting an existing room. I have come across a few

Re: [CODE4LIB] Best way to process large XML files

2012-06-10 Thread Edward M Corrado
FWIW: I use sed all the time to edit XML files. I wouldn't say I have any really large files (which is why i didn't respond earlier) but it works great for me. Regular expressions are your friend. -- Edward M. Corrado On Jun 10, 2012, at 19:25, stuart yeates stuart.yea...@vuw.ac.nz wrote

Re: [CODE4LIB] Studying the email list

2012-06-04 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I personally don't have any objections to this, and in fact, would be interested to find out what you discover. Make sure you check with your IRB to see if they require anything (sometimes even an anonymous survey can require IRB approval) if you are considering publishing your results. Also, if

Re: [CODE4LIB] NON-MARC ILS?

2012-03-14 Thread Edward M. Corrado
One thing I haven't heard anyone talk about is that while MARC can be complicated, the abundance of MARC records available makes it rather easy to populate an ILS as long as you don't have to do [mostly] original cataloging. For example, the Career Development Center on campus here uses Koha. They

Re: [CODE4LIB] Obvious answer to registration limitations

2011-12-22 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I disagree about the random registration concept. As long as the time is announced in advance (which was done this year) people should plan accordingly. You didn't need to register the first minute this year. I registered an hour after registration opened and while I was initially on the waiting

Re: [CODE4LIB] My crazed idea about dealing with registration limitations

2011-12-22 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I agree it is a crazy idea and I'm not sure if it would work, but I like the out of the box thinking. If the site had one big space that could handle 500 people, you could just have one keynote session that both groups attended., I guess. That does restricts the options for locations, but not as

Re: [CODE4LIB] Obvious answer to registration limitations

2011-12-19 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I would be against making C4L any bigger. There are already bigger conferences one can attend to. Not only because it will lose the feel, but it will become more expensive, limit locations, and harder to host. Being involved with a conference that attracts 500+ people, I can tell yo that it is a

Re: [CODE4LIB] Pandering for votes for code4lib sessions

2011-12-01 Thread Edward M. Corrado
On Thu, Dec 1, 2011 at 9:08 AM, Michael J. Giarlo leftw...@alumni.rutgers.edu wrote: On Thu, Dec 1, 2011 at 08:47, Ross Singer rossfsin...@gmail.com wrote: One thing I would be open to is to put a disclaimer splash page before any ballot (only to be seen the first time a person votes) briefly

Re: [CODE4LIB] Pandering for votes for code4lib sessions

2011-11-30 Thread Edward M Corrado
administrators to attend a conference if you can point to specific sessions that are relevant to you position. Edward -- Edward M. Corrado On Nov 30, 2011, at 8:25 PM, Michael B. Klein mbkl...@gmail.com wrote: IIRC, we've gone around on this before. It's been argued (possibly by me

Re: [CODE4LIB] Web archiving and WARC

2011-11-24 Thread Edward M. Corrado
@LISTSERV.ND.EDU] on behalf of Edward M. Corrado [ecorr...@ecorrado.us] Sent: Wednesday, November 23, 2011 5:30 PM To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Subject: [CODE4LIB] Web archiving and WARC Hello All, I need to harvest a few Web sites in order to preserve them. I'd really like to preserve them using

Re: [CODE4LIB] Web archiving and WARC

2011-11-24 Thread Edward M. Corrado
browsing. We've done some testing up to ~10Tb of warc files and it's still fairly responsive. https://wiki.umiacs.umd.edu/adapt/index.php/WarcManager -Mike On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 11:46 PM, Erik Hetzner erik.hetz...@ucop.eduwrote: At Wed, 23 Nov 2011 18:30:02 -0500, Edward M. Corrado wrote

[CODE4LIB] Web archiving and WARC

2011-11-23 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hello All, I need to harvest a few Web sites in order to preserve them. I'd really like to preserve them using the WARC file format [1] since it is a standard for digital preservation. I looked at I looked at Web Curator Tool (WCT) and Heritrix and they seem to be good at what they do but are

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib 2012 Registration Cost?

2011-11-09 Thread Edward M. Corrado
On Wed, Nov 9, 2011 at 3:24 PM, Cowles, Esme escow...@ucsd.edu wrote: The CURATEcamp hackfest last year was free (sponsored by DLF): http://curatecamp.org/node/21 -Esme Not really free if it was sponsored by DLF, no? Edward -- Esme Cowles escow...@ucsd.edu In Lydia's imagination, a

Re: [CODE4LIB] xml stylesheet question

2011-08-02 Thread Edward M. Corrado
=col class=width20Subject: LCSH /th /xsl:when xsl:when test=@xsi:type='dcterms:TGM'   th scope=col class=width20Subject: TGM/th /xsl:when /xsl:choose       td scope=col class=widthAutoxsl:value-of select=. /       /td      /tr On Mon, Aug 1, 2011 at 5:54 PM, Edward M

[CODE4LIB] xml stylesheet question

2011-08-01 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hi, I am trying to do something with an xsl stylesheet (1.0) that seems like it should be pretty simple, but I can't figure out how to do it or find any examples on the Web that work-. I have a set of Dublin Core XML records that have the subjects as either LCSH or TGM. The type of subject is

[CODE4LIB] TIFF Metadata to XML?

2011-07-18 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hello All, Before I re-invent the wheel or try many different programs, does anyone have a suggestion on a good way to extract embedded Metadata added by cameras and (more importantly) photo-editing programs such as Photoshop from TIFF files and save it as as XML? I have 60k photos that have

Re: [CODE4LIB] TIFF Metadata to XML?

2011-07-18 Thread Edward M. Corrado
On Jul 18, 2011, at 9:18 AM, Edward M. Corrado wrote: Hello All, Before I re-invent the wheel or try many different programs, does anyone have a suggestion on a good way to extract embedded Metadata added by cameras and (more importantly) photo-editing programs such as Photoshop from TIFF

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib 2012 Seattle Update.

2011-06-14 Thread Edward M. Corrado
While I agree with the idea of keeping costs down so as to not rely on sponsors as much I am not sure how realistic this is without looking at the numbers. Comparing the first one or two conferences with lower attendance at university facilities to what we had the last few years is probably not

Re: [CODE4LIB] Seth Godin on The future of the library

2011-06-02 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I think Jeremy brings up some good points here about libraries (especially academic ones) becoming provisioning organizations versus collection building ones. In regards to journals, in a number of ways libraries already are. Libraries send checks to Ebsco, Elserver, ProQuest. etc. and out patrons

Re: [CODE4LIB] Sign up to present at the Code4Lib Virtual Lightning Talks on April 4th

2011-04-01 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I agree with Luciano that the lead time was a bit short for me. Well, maybe not specifically because it was short, but it does conflicts with something else I have to do and I don't have time to reschedule. I really like this idea and I hope it can be successful, so I hope this message brought a

Re: [CODE4LIB] Simple Web-based Dublin Core search engine?

2011-03-17 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Thanks for the suggestion Patrick! On Thu, Mar 17, 2011 at 11:24 AM, Patrick Murray-John patrickmjc...@gmail.com wrote: Edward, One option might be a href=http://omeka.org;Omeka/a from the Center for History and New Media (full disclosure, I work for CHNM). It's designed for libraries,

[CODE4LIB] Simple Web-based Dublin Core search engine?

2011-03-16 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hi, I [will soon] have a small set ( 1000 records) of Dublin Core metadata published in OAI_DC format that I want to be searchable via a Web browser. Normally we would use Ex Libris's Primo for this, but this particular set of data may have some confidential information and our repository only

Re: [CODE4LIB] Simple Web-based Dublin Core search engine?

2011-03-16 Thread Edward M. Corrado
://www.library.nd.edu/ From: Code for Libraries [CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU] On Behalf Of Edward M. Corrado [ecorr...@ecorrado.us] Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2011 11:00 AM To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Subject: [CODE4LIB] Simple Web-based Dublin Core search engine? Hi

Re: [CODE4LIB] Simple Web-based Dublin Core search engine?

2011-03-16 Thread Edward M. Corrado
be easier. Roy [1] http://swish-e.org/ [2] http://roytennant.com/proto/hathi/ [3] http://lists.webjunction.org/currentcites/ On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 8:00 AM, Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.us wrote: Hi, I [will soon] have a small set ( 1000 records) of Dublin Core metadata

Re: [CODE4LIB] Simple Web-based Dublin Core search engine?

2011-03-16 Thread Edward M. Corrado
for Libraries [CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU] On Behalf Of Edward M. Corrado [ecorr...@ecorrado.us] Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2011 8:00 AM To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Subject: [CODE4LIB] Simple Web-based Dublin Core search engine? Hi, I [will soon] have a small set ( 1000 records) of Dublin Core

Re: [CODE4LIB] Simple Web-based Dublin Core search engine?

2011-03-16 Thread Edward M. Corrado
interested in trying this approach, I'm happy to offer more specific assistance -- just let me know!  See also http://vufind.org. - Demian -Original Message- From: Code for Libraries [mailto:CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU] On Behalf Of Edward M. Corrado Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Re: [CODE4LIB] Excel file to Dublin Core?

2011-03-02 Thread Edward M. Corrado
an Excel file. I think you might even be able to control the names of the elements. I'd probably use this plus an XSLT to get things into the OAI-DC format. Karen On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 1:53 PM, Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.us wrote: Hello all, I have an excel file that I need

Re: [CODE4LIB] Excel file to Dublin Core?

2011-03-01 Thread Edward M. Corrado
On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 14:53, Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.us wrote: Hello all, I have an excel file that I need to map to Dublin Core. I can think of a number of ways to do this, but was wondering if anyone else who has done it has a suggestion before I dust off my old sed/awk skills

Re: [CODE4LIB] Craft Brew Drinkup at Code4lib 2011

2011-01-24 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I am driving, so I can take any extra beer home with me! However, for airplanes, the plastic zip-lock bags and put in the middle of the suitcase wrapped with clothing has worked for me in the past, but I never had one break, so I am not sure what would happen if I did. The diapers do sound like a

[CODE4LIB] Library Systems-related jobs in Binghamton NY

2010-09-28 Thread Edward M. Corrado
on October 18, 2010). Details on those two positions can be found at http://library.binghamton.edu/about/employment/faculty/index.html - Edward -- Edward M. Corrado Assistant Director for Library Technology Binghamton University Libraries P.O. Box 6012, Binghamton, NY 13902 USA Phone: +1-607-777

[CODE4LIB] Fwd: Call for Chapters: Getting started with cloud computing: A LITA guide

2010-09-13 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hello all, Just a friendly reminder about our call for chapters for an upcoming LITA guide. The deadline for proposals/brief outlines is this Wednesday (September 15).. Edward -- Forwarded message -- From: Edward M. Corrado ecorr...@ecorrado.us Date: Fri, Aug 27, 2010 at 11:10

[CODE4LIB] Call for Chapters: Getting started with cloud computing: A LITA guide

2010-08-27 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Dear Librarian Colleagues: Consider writing a chapter for the forthcoming book, “Getting started with cloud computing: A LITA guide”. Edward Corrado and Heather Moulaison, editors, are looking for 8-12 page (double spaced standard font) chapters on either: 1. Applications and services used by

Re: [CODE4LIB] Buy, Borrow, or Build

2010-05-07 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Karen, I would argue that in the cases you described below, one is not simply Buying. You are Buying+Building. Unfortunately sometimes decision makers may not recognize this, or don't take it into account. I think that is something that Jeremy hints at when he says Open Source can be a buy. My

Re: [CODE4LIB] Microsoft Zentity

2010-04-28 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Ross Singer wrote: On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 10:17 AM, Ethan Gruber ewg4x...@gmail.com wrote: It seems to me that the major flaw of the software is that it isn't cross-platform, which comes as no surprise. But I feel Microsoft didn't do their market research. While the financial and business

Re: [CODE4LIB] code4lib server downtime needed

2010-04-28 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I vote for Christmas morning. Seriously, whenever is good for you is fine, just let the list know a little in advanced. Edward Michael J. Giarlo wrote: Late February or so would be ideal. -Mike On Apr 28, 2010 3:15 PM, Ryan Ordway rord...@oregonstate.edu wrote: I need to move the server

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib North planning continues

2010-04-07 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I guess I'm with Ed with this. These fractured lists don't help get input from a wider range of people and even if I wouldn't go to c4lPluto I'd still like to know about it. Is hitting a delete button that big of deal anymore? If so, I don't see the point of signing up for email

Re: [CODE4LIB] Vote for Code4Lib 2011 host is OPEN

2010-03-14 Thread Edward M. Corrado
] Vote for Code4Lib 2011 host is OPEN Edward M. Corrado wrote: Michael J. Giarlo wrote: Folks, I respect all of your points of view, but you have been going about this all wrong. Here's some data on brewpub density from Yelp. New Haven: http://bit.ly/b4vZBP (4) Bloomington

Re: [CODE4LIB] Vote for Code4Lib 2011 host is OPEN

2010-03-13 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Bloomington is closer alphabeticly to bacon, so Bloomington is where it is at! Sent from my iPhone On Mar 13, 2010, at 3:46 PM, Schwartz, Raymond schwart...@wpunj.edu wrote: Forget Bloomington. Compared to the other locations, we will snowed under and have colder temps. -Original

Re: [CODE4LIB] Vote for Code4Lib 2011 host is OPEN

2010-03-13 Thread Edward M. Corrado
M. Corrado Sent: Sat 3/13/2010 4:05 PM To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] Vote for Code4Lib 2011 host is OPEN Bloomington is closer alphabeticly to bacon, so Bloomington is where it is at! Sent from my iPhone On Mar 13, 2010, at 3:46 PM, Schwartz, Raymond schwart

Re: [CODE4LIB] elag

2010-03-11 Thread Edward M. Corrado
I don't know anything about the status, but I do go to ELAG last year and it was a great conference and if you are thinking about going, I'd recommend that you do. I was thinking about going again this year, but already have 2 Europen trips planned for this year, so I'm going to have to skip it.

Re: [CODE4LIB] code4lib.hu meetup

2010-03-10 Thread Edward M. Corrado
As Jonathan pointed out, there is nobody to ask formal permission - just go ahead and do it. Personally, I would love to see some of these regional code4lib conferences/meetups/symposium/whatever happen around the world. Who knows, I might even show up to one :-). Edward - who actually plans

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib 2011 Proposals

2010-03-05 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Hi Sibyl, I'd love Burlington. It might not be warm but there is a lot of good winter activities. However, It is probably too late for this year to find out what the costs, etc. are, but if you want to put a proposal for 2012, count me in. Edward On Fri, Mar 5, 2010 at 5:53 PM, Sibyl Schaefer

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib Midwest?

2010-03-04 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Eric Lease Morgan wrote: ... I was thinking it would happen on a weekday. There would be more stuff going on here on campus, as well as give everybody a break from their normal work week. More specifically, I would suggest such an event take place on a Friday so the poeple who stayed over

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib 2011 Proposals

2010-03-03 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Loins, Daniel wrote: Well, I've been meaning to toss New Haven, CT, into the ring, but was waiting to get more feedback/expressions of interest from my colleagues here (and also thinking that 2012 might be better for East Coast). Anyway, I can try to have a skeletal proposal ready by the 5th

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib 2011 Proposals

2010-03-03 Thread Edward M. Corrado
John, I would say the town of Ithaca would be a good location. I don't know any specifics about the facilities or costs for a conference our size though. I would assume that maybe Cornell has some space if the timing is right but I'm not sure. I do know when I stayed at the campus hotel was

[CODE4LIB] Call for proposals to Code4Lib Journal

2010-03-02 Thread Edward M. Corrado
Article Guidelines or browse articles from the first 8 issues published on our website: http://journal.code4lib.org You want to share. Your colleagues want to hear about it. We're looking for proposals. Go for it! Sincerely, Edward M. Corrado Coordinating Editor, Issue 10 Code4Lib Journal

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib 2011 Proposals

2010-03-02 Thread Edward M. Corrado
MJ Suhonos wrote: Yes, a group of us at the University of British Columbia and Simon Fraser University in sushi-ski-beach-beer-MichaelBuble-soaked Vancouver, BC are intending on submitting a proposal to host. More specifically, I wonder what thoughts people have about how a VanC4L2011

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