Re: [CODE4LIB] Where can I find a basic set of user stories for a digital library?

2016-05-17 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Check out these documents created by Gary Geisler at Stanford for Hydra-in-a-Box: https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/hydra/Hydra-in-a-Box+Design+Documents On Fri, May 13, 2016 at 8:10 PM, Erica FINDLEY wrote: > I don't know of a list like this that exists anywhere. I would

Re: [CODE4LIB] Preserving Digital Objects with Descriptive Metadata

2016-05-12 Thread Rosalyn Metz
in the preservation space you describe, the files would presumably be small text files. if that's the case it might be useful to ask, what would keeping the metadata separate from the content files afford you? On Mon, May 9, 2016 at 9:26 AM, Andrew Weidner wrote: >

Re: [CODE4LIB] need a registration spot for c4l16?

2016-03-06 Thread Rosalyn Metz
bump. anyone, anyone. bueller? On Wed, Mar 2, 2016 at 9:18 AM, Rosalyn Metz <rosalynm...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi everyone, > > Anyone perchance interested in attending c4l16 next week? I have a > registration spot I won't be able to use (moving cross country + drivi

[CODE4LIB] need a registration spot for c4l16?

2016-03-02 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi everyone, Anyone perchance interested in attending c4l16 next week? I have a registration spot I won't be able to use (moving cross country + driving cross country + starting new job is a full month already). If you're interested, let me know and we can work something out. Rosy

[CODE4LIB] wiki appears to be down

2016-02-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
hi all, the wiki appears to be down. not sure who handles such things rosy

[CODE4LIB] code4lib norcal registration

2015-07-24 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi All, If you're planning to attend code4lib norcal, please register via the wiki: http://wiki.code4lib.org/Code4Lib_Norcal_2015. There is no registration fee, but we want to make sure we have an accurate headcount so that we don't run out of coffee. Rosy

[CODE4LIB] Reminder jobs.code4lib.org is open for contributions!

2015-06-25 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Friends, Just a reminder that you can post jobs to http://jobs.code4lib.org/ by logging in and then using the menu at the top of the page to post your job. This will send an email to the list with your job description. Bonus: people can go back to the app and look at job descriptions at a

Re: [CODE4LIB] Google Accounts doesn't like our jobs site

2015-05-08 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Created an issue for this in github here: https://github.com/code4lib/shortimer/issues/41 On Fri, May 8, 2015 at 2:10 PM, Hagedon, Mike - (mhagedon) mhage...@email.arizona.edu wrote: Apologies if this has already been mentioned, but Google tells me this when I try to authenticate to

Re: [CODE4LIB] Checksums for objects and not embedded metadata

2015-01-24 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Kyle, I think I can answer your question, but I would need to know a little bit more about what you're doing before attempting to help: how are you packaging up your objects, how are you storing the content, and how are you generating checksums. Even more specific than that: - How is your

Re: [CODE4LIB] ISSN lists?

2014-10-17 Thread Rosalyn Metz
This thread makes me nostalgic for the good old days when dchud still ran jake. https://web.archive.org/web/20060114022931/http://www.jake-db.org/ On Fri, Oct 17, 2014 at 1:18 AM, Owen Stephens o...@ostephens.com wrote: It may depend on exactly what you need. The ISSN Centre offer licensed

Re: [CODE4LIB] Non-library job boards to advertise a developer position widely

2014-10-03 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I'll second Refresh. The DC chapter is fairly active: http://refresh-dc.org/ On Fri, Oct 3, 2014 at 12:04 PM, Erin White erwh...@vcu.edu wrote: I've had luck twice so far with LinkedIn jobs - it costs money, but is worthwhile. Maybe your University has an organizational account? Second

[CODE4LIB] Baggit specification question

2014-08-06 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi all, Below is a question one of my colleagues posted to digital curation, but I'm also posting here (because the more info the merrier). Thanks! Rosy Hi, I am working for the Digital Preservation Network and our current specification requires that we use baggit

[CODE4LIB] Job: Digital Preservation Network (DPN) Services Manager and Technology Manager

2014-07-22 Thread Rosalyn Metz
The national effort to build a Digital Preservation Network (DPN) continues to gain momentum as the organization, under the umbrella of Internet2, moves from development stage to a prototype pilot phase in 2014. Funded by a membership that includes 60 research universities and foundations, DPN's

Re: [CODE4LIB] Who gave Ashkan Soltani a t-shirt?

2014-06-12 Thread Rosalyn Metz
you can actually get it online from a bunch of different places. On Thu, Jun 12, 2014 at 7:27 PM, Justin Coyne jus...@curationexperts.com wrote: Has anyone else noticed that Ashkan Soltani (http://ashkansoltani.org/) appears to have the t-shirt from the 2013 conference and he really likes to

Re: [CODE4LIB] Jobs Digest

2014-06-04 Thread Rosalyn Metz
survey closed, results here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/results/SM-WCZSC7Z/ On Tue, Jun 3, 2014 at 1:20 PM, Eddie Bachle ebac...@albion.edu wrote: +1 for triple point reference! On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 2:42 PM, Michael North m-no...@northwestern.edu wrote: No, not liquid form, but at

Re: [CODE4LIB] Jobs Digest

2014-06-04 Thread Rosalyn Metz
i tried to point out that anyone could change the code since the repo owner happily accepts pull request. when that didn't work and people started talking about taking a poll in order to make a decision, i jumped on the opportunity to create one because DEAR LORD THIS MUST END. on a happy note i

Re: [CODE4LIB] Jobs Digest

2014-06-03 Thread Rosalyn Metz
/results/SM-WCZSC7Z/ Rosy On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 10:34 AM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: I created a poll so this never ending thread will finally end. Although I'm sure someone will complain about the poll and so the thread will live on. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/5HRS8KJ

Re: [CODE4LIB] College Question!

2014-05-29 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I'd like to second Jon's suggestions. I majored in political science and worked in the library because my dad suggested it (damn him), and after graduation I took a full time job there for two years. There I learned a lot about desktop management, HTML, some PHP, serials, systems, electronic

Re: [CODE4LIB] Jobs Digest

2014-05-28 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I created a poll so this never ending thread will finally end. Although I'm sure someone will complain about the poll and so the thread will live on. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/5HRS8KJ Y'all have a week to complete it (poll closes around midnight pacific) at which point I will post the

Re: [CODE4LIB] Jobs Digest

2014-05-28 Thread Rosalyn Metz
/Asst. Professor City University of New York College of Staten Island Library 2800 Victory Blvd., 1L-109I Staten Island, N.Y. 10314 Phone: 718.982.4023 valerie.forres...@csi.cuny.edu On 5/28/2014 1:34 PM, Rosalyn Metz wrote: I created a poll so this never ending thread will finally end

Re: [CODE4LIB] Ross Singer RE: [CODE4LIB] Jobs Digest

2014-05-28 Thread Rosalyn Metz
: 718.982.4023 valerie.forres...@csi.cuny.edu On 5/28/2014 1:34 PM, Rosalyn Metz wrote: I created a poll so this never ending thread will finally end. Although I'm sure someone will complain about the poll and so the thread will live on. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/5HRS8KJ

Re: [CODE4LIB] Ross Singer RE: [CODE4LIB] Jobs Digest

2014-05-28 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Message- From: Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com Sent: ‎5/‎28/‎2014 7:18 PM To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] Ross Singer RE: [CODE4LIB] Jobs Digest sigh. if we really think a die-bold-a-tron for this is necessary i'll turn off the survey

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

2014-05-21 Thread Rosalyn Metz
here is the issue where this change was made. https://github.com/code4lib/shortimer/issues/32 i'm sure if someone was so inclined they could role back the change. On Wed, May 21, 2014 at 9:34 AM, Brian Kennison kennis...@wcsu.edu wrote: On May 21, 2014, at 9:43 AM, Edward M. Corrado

Re: [CODE4LIB] how to post jobs (was Re: [CODE4LIB] separate list for Jobs)

2014-05-08 Thread Rosalyn Metz
pull request with something along those lines: https://github.com/code4lib/shortimer/pull/31 On Thu, May 8, 2014 at 3:07 PM, Stuart Yeates stuart.yea...@vuw.ac.nzwrote: On 05/09/2014 10:04 AM, Jodi Schneider wrote: On Thu, May 8, 2014 at 9:54 PM, Coral Sheldon-Hess wrote: I have another,

Re: [CODE4LIB] Call for Old Conf Tshirt Logos

2014-04-12 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Friends, Just some food for thought. We might want to throw this idea out to the list in a thread NOT about old t-shirt designs; maybe with a more relevant subject line. If I hadn't been procrastinating making a video for Andromeda's LIS class, I might not have read this thread and I would

[CODE4LIB] MC Duties Tomorrow

2014-03-25 Thread Rosalyn Metz
While I'm happy to MC (again) tomorrow afternoon, I thought I would open it up to see if someone else might want to volunteer. If that's you, feel free to ping me (just so I know) and remove my name from the wiki [1]. Rosalyn [1]

Re: [CODE4LIB] outside of libraryland,

2014-03-17 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I've also been a part of Refresh and I loved the community. I also used meetup.com to find some good organizations. In Boston that's how I found CloudCamp [1] and in DC that's how I found the DC Tech Meetup [2]. I've also found that just by getting involved in one organization, you end up

Re: [CODE4LIB] Call for proposals to host Code4Lib Conference in 2015

2014-03-06 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Bump! A little less than a week to get your proposals in. On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 4:05 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: The Code4Lib Community is calling for proposals to host the tenth annual Code4Lib Conference in 2015. Prior to submitting a proposal we recommend reviewing

Re: [CODE4LIB] Welcome to Roy4Lib

2014-02-25 Thread Rosalyn Metz
and put pictures of all the list's Roys on there... Mr. Tennant's picture would have to be first, of course, and be the biggest. On 2/21/2014 6:51 PM, Rosalyn Metz wrote: so tempted to buy roy4lib.org and put up a glass of scotch

Re: [CODE4LIB] Call for proposals to host Code4Lib Conference in 2015

2014-02-25 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Just wanted to remind folks that you have about 2 weeks to get in your proposals! (see information below) On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 4:05 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: The Code4Lib Community is calling for proposals to host the tenth annual Code4Lib Conference in 2015. Prior

[CODE4LIB] code4lib.org down

2014-02-21 Thread Rosalyn Metz
:(

Re: [CODE4LIB] Welcome to Roy4Lib

2014-02-21 Thread Rosalyn Metz
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, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: it appears that roy4lib.org is also down On Fri, Feb 21, 2014 at 1:59 PM, Frumkin, Jeremy

Re: [CODE4LIB] Call for proposals to host Code4Lib Conference in 2015

2014-02-12 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Friends, Just a friendly reminder that the deadline to submit proposals for Code4Lib 2015 is midnight PST March 12th. So if you haven't gotten your proposals in you still have a month. Information for submitting a proposal is below. Thanks Rosy On Jan 29, 2014 4:05 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm

[CODE4LIB] Call for proposals to host Code4Lib Conference in 2015

2014-01-29 Thread Rosalyn Metz
The Code4Lib Community is calling for proposals to host the tenth annual Code4Lib Conference in 2015. Prior to submitting a proposal we recommend reviewing the conference hosting web page [1] and How To Plan a Code4LibCon on the wiki [2] to learn more about the kind of venue the community seeks

Re: [CODE4LIB] [WEB4LIB] Web Design Firm Recommendation Needed

2014-01-22 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I would recommend the firm I used to work for Viget http://viget.com/. They've done a number of university websites (upenn http://www.upenn.edu/, lafayette college http://www.lafayette.edu/). They are a bit pricey but the people are great. And if you are interested, ping me and I can introduce

[CODE4LIB] note about pre-conf proposal page

2013-12-02 Thread Rosalyn Metz
i was looking to see if yo_bj and i had any sign ups for Managing Projects (brief plug: join us!) and i noticed a bunch of the proposals were missing (like half of them). I trolled through the history and put back the page as I think it should be (best guess really). so if you've made changes

[CODE4LIB] Anniversary of the Code of Conduct!

2013-11-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I just wanted to remind everyone its been a year since the code of conduct was suggested and created And to reiterate what Bess said a year ago, this community is awesome for creating such a document (although she is far more eloquent about such things than I am). If you haven't taken a look at

Re: [CODE4LIB] Canberra event -- Ed Summers at NLA, 2 December

2013-11-22 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Brilliant! Thanks Tim. On Thursday, November 21, 2013, Tim Sherratt wrote: Yep, there's usually a recording made of all the Library's Innovative Ideas talks. They're posted here: http://www.nla.gov.au/podcasts/innovative-ideas-forum.html On Fri, Nov 22, 2013 at 6:13 AM, Rosalyn Metz

Re: [CODE4LIB] Canberra event -- Ed Summers at NLA, 2 December

2013-11-21 Thread Rosalyn Metz
not sure if i should be jealous of nla for getting ed to speak, or of ed for getting to go to australia. regardless, will there be a recording of said event? On Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 4:23 PM, Tim Sherratt t...@discontents.com.auwrote: Hi all, If you're in the Canberra region come along and

Re: [CODE4LIB] Job: Full-stack developer, SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System at Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Star Catalog

2013-10-08 Thread Rosalyn Metz
also if you want to work with jay luker who is a pretty awesome co-worker (even if he did ruin my one chance at getting the cubicle near the window oh so many years ago). On Tue, Oct 8, 2013 at 12:54 PM, Jay Luker lb...@reallywow.com wrote: Just in case this slipped past anyone who might be

[CODE4LIB] Intro to Open Source event for women students in Chicago this Weds Thurs

2013-09-24 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Folks! If there are any women students on this list that live in the Chicago area, check out this event UIC is putting on this week -- it'll be a great intro to open source. Those of you who aren't students, please feel free to spread the word! Rosalyn --- On Wednesday,

Re: [CODE4LIB] Institutional Repository Costs

2013-09-17 Thread Rosalyn Metz
It sounds like you're saying that you're going to make a one year commitment to develop software and then you're going to walk away from the code/software/what have you, is that correct? If that is correct, my question to you is: would you purchase software from a vendor that said, Yeah we built

Re: [CODE4LIB] Online survey on Project Management Software Adoption - Question

2013-09-04 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I'm also curious about this survey. I was wondering why the actual techniques (waterfall, agile, etc.) aren't mentioned in the survey -- although maybe folks don't really know about them? Additionally, I would be interested in the results, unfortunately I won't be attending the conferences you

Re: [CODE4LIB] A question about voting points

2013-04-01 Thread Rosalyn Metz
well those three points become useful in the event of a tie. maybe i see that its a tie, and change my mind, remove the 1 point from austin and give it to raleigh. now raleigh has 2 more points than austin and you've managed to put raleigh over the top. not that i've ever done that

Re: [CODE4LIB] Women4Lib photos

2013-02-26 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Thanks Andrew for documenting and posting the pictures! On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 12:20 PM, Andrew Pasterfield ampas...@ucalgary.cawrote: Thanks for the name update Becky! I've updated the photo descriptions and the URL. icite.me/andrew/libtechwomen Thanks Becky, Andrew -Original

Re: [CODE4LIB] back to minorities question, seeking guidance

2013-02-22 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Sadly Karen, I can't take credit for recommending the publication you mentioned, but I would like to thank whoever did. It looks really great. On Fri, Feb 22, 2013 at 10:30 AM, Karen Coyle li...@kcoyle.net wrote: On 2/21/13 7:48 PM, Emily Morton-Owens wrote: This was just the right thing

Re: [CODE4LIB] back to minorities question, seeking guidance

2013-02-21 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Tim, This too has been sitting in my inbox, and I've been trying to find time to respond. I have to say that I love your questions. Now that Karen has piped up, I'll follow suit. I've addressed each of your questions below to the best of my ability. *For those of you who came into this

[CODE4LIB] Trapeze at Code4Lib

2013-02-05 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Folks, If you signed up for trapeze at Code4Lib and you haven't received an email from me about registering, please email me off list. Thanks, Rosy

[CODE4LIB] Fwd: NEW! Post Master's Specialty in Data Curation offered at UNC at Chapel Hill

2013-01-30 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I thought folks on this list might be interested in hearing about this... -- Forwarded message -- From: Monroe, Wanda G. wmon...@email.unc.edu Date: Wed, Jan 30, 2013 at 1:24 PM Subject: NEW! Post Master's Specialty in Data Curation offered at UNC at Chapel Hill To: Monroe, Wanda

Re: [CODE4LIB] personal name api

2013-01-29 Thread Rosalyn Metz
. sounds like fun eric. can't wait to see the results! On Tue, Jan 29, 2013 at 10:21 AM, Eric Lease Morgan emor...@nd.edu wrote: On Jan 28, 2013, at 5:56 PM, Misty De Meo misty.de@museumforhumanrights.ca wrote: This service uses Freebase to determine the gender of names, and

Re: [CODE4LIB] project management system

2013-01-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Kun, I guess the first question I would ask is what do you mean by project management -- its kind of a big space. Are you looking for something more like a ticketing system? Is your primary concern keeping up communication on projects? Or are you looking to create a project list that you

Re: [CODE4LIB] project management system

2013-01-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
, is widely used in the library world, and ramps up relatively quickly. We use Unfuddle for most of our ticketing, and they have a new planning product called Alchemy, which is in beta. Thanks, Cary On Jan 14, 2013, at 10:52 AM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote

Re: [CODE4LIB] NYTimes article on Gender Wage Gap

2012-12-20 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I just finished The End of Menhttp://www.amazon.com/The-End-Men-Rise-Women/dp/1594488045/ a month or two ago. Hanna Rosin discusses those studies in the book as well as a third that basically says the easiest way for women to negotiate for a wage increase is by using the argument its good for the

Re: [CODE4LIB] Question abt the code4libwomen idea

2012-12-18 Thread Rosalyn Metz
+1 #everything that bess said On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 10:24 PM, Bess Sadler bess.sad...@gmail.com wrote: I am not aware of any recent egregious issues and I don't think code4lib is a hotbed of misogynist behavior, certainly not compared to more mainstream tech conferences or something

Re: [CODE4LIB] Flying trapeze question

2012-12-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Thanks for asking Karen! First, your age means nothing. Don't believe me? Check out my friend Kathy that was profiled by AARPhttp://www.aarp.org/health/healthy-living/info-09-2012/defying-age-with-extreme-sports.html -- she's my inspiration. I hope one day I can do what she does up in the air.

Re: [CODE4LIB] Flying trapeze question

2012-12-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hopefully Wilhelmina's email doesn't turn anyone off. Most of the injuries I've seen (including my own) are due to repeated wear and tear. Yes I end up with bruises, ripped callouses, and general exhaustion -- but I'm working toward flying without safety lines -- I take class twice (sometimes

Re: [CODE4LIB] Blacklight implementation at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

2012-12-11 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Kudos to the USHMM team! On Tue, Dec 11, 2012 at 11:21 AM, Jonathan Rochkind rochk...@jhu.eduwrote: Just curious, did you use Hydra for this project, or just straight Blacklight without Hydra? Esp if not Hydra, what tools did you end up using for indexing your content into Solr? (Only

Re: [CODE4LIB] Mentorship Program

2012-12-06 Thread Rosalyn Metz
?) was referring to as being top priorities for Code4Lib. Is this it? http://wiki.code4lib.org/**index.php/AdminToDohttp://wiki.code4lib.org/index.php/AdminToDo Thoughts? -Shaun On 12/5/12 3:57 PM, Rosalyn Metz wrote: So rather than focusing on statistics and math, I'd like to steer

[CODE4LIB] Gender Survey Summary and Results

2012-12-05 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Friends, I put together the data and a summary for the gender survey. Now that conference and hotel registration has subsided, it's a perfect time for you to kick back and read through. [Code4Lib] Gender Survey

Re: [CODE4LIB] Gender Survey Summary and Results

2012-12-05 Thread Rosalyn Metz
. This doesn't diminish how awesome it is that you put this together, though. Thanks, again to you and Karen! -Ross. On Dec 5, 2012, at 1:28 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Friends, I put together the data and a summary for the gender survey. Now that conference and hotel

Re: [CODE4LIB] Gender Survey Summary and Results

2012-12-05 Thread Rosalyn Metz
for the statistical equations to be completely valid, you need a random sample). Is my understanding. On 12/5/2012 2:18 PM, Rosalyn Metz wrote: Ross, I totally get what you're saying, I thought of all of that too, but according to everything I was reading through, the likelihood

Re: [CODE4LIB] Gender Survey Summary and Results

2012-12-05 Thread Rosalyn Metz
it would be interesting to see how this compares to the gender breakdown at the conference. This doesn't diminish how awesome it is that you put this together, though. Thanks, again to you and Karen! -Ross. On Dec 5, 2012, at 1:28 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Friends

Re: [CODE4LIB] Gender Survey Summary and Results

2012-12-05 Thread Rosalyn Metz
So rather than focusing on statistics and math, I'd like to steer the conversation in a different direction. Let's say Ross is right and more women chose to take the survey based on the topic -- maybe that's a way to get women involved in Code4Lib. Karen had the idea of creating a women Code4Lib

Re: [CODE4LIB] mailing list observations

2012-12-03 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hey Eric, Can you tell me how many people are on the list? I'm curious for the results of the gender survey. I'm hoping that we got a decent sample size. Rosalyn On Mon, Dec 3, 2012 at 1:33 PM, Eric Lease Morgan emor...@nd.edu wrote: As the Code4Lib LISTSERV manager, I am able to make a

Re: [CODE4LIB] mailing list observations

2012-12-03 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Yay! We had a 13.2% response rate. Hoping to get the results (with pretty charts) to everyone by EOTD On Mon, Dec 3, 2012 at 2:14 PM, Eric Lease Morgan emor...@nd.edu wrote: Can you tell me how many people are on the list? I'm curious for the results of the gender survey. I'm hoping

Re: [CODE4LIB] mailing list observations

2012-12-03 Thread Rosalyn Metz
alright. but only because an absurdly large part of me is annoyed that we only got 299 responses, I kept hoping for one more person to make it to 300. On Mon, Dec 3, 2012 at 2:17 PM, Eric Lease Morgan emor...@nd.edu wrote: On Dec 3, 2012, at 2:15 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote

[CODE4LIB] Gender Survey

2012-12-03 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Last chance to participate. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/68G5TBG I'll close it end of the day today (10pm Eastern / 7pm Pacific) and post a little executive summary tomorrow.

Re: [CODE4LIB] Gender Survey

2012-12-03 Thread Rosalyn Metz
and now we have more than 300 responses! my ocd is happy. On Mon, Dec 3, 2012 at 2:34 PM, Eric Lease Morgan emor...@nd.edu wrote: Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/68G5TBG H3ll, two questions. That was too easy! --Eric

Re: [CODE4LIB] Your Choice URL for Study Room Reservations

2012-11-30 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Michael, Just curious, but is there a reason you're not just doing http://study.library.nova.edu (sans the /whatever)? Rosy On Fri, Nov 30, 2012 at 9:25 AM, Ellen Wilson ewil...@southalabama.eduwrote: I'd be inclined to go with study, since that's the function the users care about. That

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib Gender Survey

2012-11-28 Thread Rosalyn Metz
, please let me know how I can help, Rosalyn On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 1:58 PM, David Fiander da...@fiander.info wrote: This just sounds like you don't care about counting the gender variant members of the community. On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 4:52 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote

[CODE4LIB]

2012-11-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I think first we would need to do a survey of how many women are in the community. if it turns out that this community is only 17% women then we're on target. who knows, maybe we're actually 10% women and we're way above target. in which case the real question might be how do we get more women

Re: [CODE4LIB] Survey

2012-11-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
but actually pertains to all activities. On 11/27/12 6:57 AM, Rosalyn Metz wrote: I think first we would need to do a survey of how many women are in the community. if it turns out that this community is only 17% women then we're on target. who knows, maybe we're actually 10% women

Re: [CODE4LIB] Survey

2012-11-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
situation. (e.g. it will be heavily weighted for academic libraries, I bet). kc On 11/27/12 8:46 AM, Rosalyn Metz wrote: Ok since I brought up our demographics I'll run the survey (I like surveys). Simple survey with two questions: 1) Do you consider yourself part of the Code4Lib

[CODE4LIB] Code4Lib Gender Survey

2012-11-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Ok Folks, I'm starting off small. Let's do a quick survey of the community and see what the gender breakdown is. Survey Link: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/68G5TBG It should take 1 minute to fill out. It closes at the end of the day Friday (midnight). I'll share the results here on Monday

Re: [CODE4LIB] Survey

2012-11-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
blast. i thought that the self-identified portion of my wording would cover that

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib Gender Survey

2012-11-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
of those nos to yeses. :) A former lurker On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 1:40 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: Ok Folks, I'm starting off small. Let's do a quick survey of the community and see what the gender breakdown is. Survey Link: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/68G5TBG It should

Re: [CODE4LIB] Survey

2012-11-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
karen do you have access to my surveymonkey account! On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 3:31 PM, Karen Coyle li...@kcoyle.net wrote: Michele, I think there are two threads going on. One is looking at the gender make-up of the c4l community. But I was hoping to be able to compare that to the gender

Re: [CODE4LIB] visualize website

2012-08-30 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I'd be interested in hearing the answer to this too. We have a bunch of files (pdfs, docs, simple html) on a server that we need to migrate to a new server. It would be great to know what the heck is on the old server and what would be amazing is to see how often they get used. On Thu, Aug 30,

Re: [CODE4LIB] Academic libraries - Will dev for pay models?

2012-06-07 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I understand that people have issues with charge back models, but at some institutions that's just the way it works whether you like it or not (I can name a few universities like this off the top of my head). And my guess is that the more heat colleges and universities take for their tuition

Re: [CODE4LIB] Academic libraries - Will dev for pay models?

2012-06-06 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hey Eric, At GW we've been doing some cost estimates for projects. Essentially we pull together the team, figure out the different tasks that need to be accomplished, determine who will be working on those tasks, estimate hours necessary to do the work, and then use salaries to calculate the

Re: [CODE4LIB] Archivists' Toolkit: Adding Digital Objects via MySQL

2012-04-19 Thread Rosalyn Metz
From: Code for Libraries [CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU] On Behalf Of Rosalyn Metz [rosalynm...@gmail.com] Sent: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 9:23 AM To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Subject: [CODE4LIB] Archivists' Toolkit: Adding Digital Objects via MySQL Hi Everyone, I posted this over

[CODE4LIB] Archivists' Toolkit: Adding Digital Objects via MySQL

2012-04-18 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Everyone, I posted this over on the Archivists' Toolkit listserv and got no response (yet), so I thought I might try here as well. I have a large quantity (around 300+) of digital objects that I need to add to Archivists' Toolkit. I think I've figured out what queries I need to run in order

Re: [CODE4LIB] Anyone implementing common LIS applications on PaaS providers?

2012-03-29 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Erik, I haven't tried it (recently) on PaaS providers, but I have on IaaS. The AMIs I've created in association with start up scripts (if you're interested in seeing those let me know, I'd have to look for them somewhere or other) mean that the application automagically starts up on its own, all

Re: [CODE4LIB] Project Management Software Question

2012-02-24 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I think the first question you should ask, before thinking about tools is: *What do I mean about project management?* - Are we talking about assessing the risk and cost of a project? If so you'll need some budgeting tools and a way to determine the risk for the project. - Are we

Re: [CODE4LIB] Metadata

2012-02-13 Thread Rosalyn Metz
amen! On Mon, Feb 13, 2012 at 10:57 AM, Nate Vack njv...@wisc.edu wrote: My take on this discussion, coming from a research lab: Metadata isn't meta. For example, in recordings of, say, blood pressure over time, it's common to think about things such as participant identifiers, acquisition

[CODE4LIB] Job Opportunities: University of Maryland (College Park) College of Information Studies

2011-05-23 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hey Everyone, I'm forwarding this on for a friend of a friend, so if you're interested contact the person below. They are looking for someone local to the DC/MD/VA area. Rosalyn The Information Policy and Access Center (iPAC) within the University of

Re: [CODE4LIB] App Recommendations

2011-03-10 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I use Redmine for project management. Its not strictly project management which I find to be the best part about it. So while most of the people here at Wheaton College use it for assigning tasks and what not, I get to use it for bugs, enhancements, and a way of browsing my code repository. i

Re: [CODE4LIB] Online Room Reservation System

2011-03-08 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Reservation System Sent by: Code for Libraries CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Here's the story of one libraries approach to that from a Code4Lib Journal article: http://journal.code4lib.org/articles/2941 On 3/7/2011 4:24 PM, Rosalyn Metz wrote: Hi Everyone, I was wondering if you had suggestions

[CODE4LIB] Online Room Reservation System

2011-03-07 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Everyone, I was wondering if you had suggestions for an online room reservation system. I feel like people have asked this question before but I can't seem to find the thread. I want something that people can self schedule themselves. Rosalyn

[CODE4LIB] NERCOMP Annual Conference 2011: Submit a Proposal

2010-10-18 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Please consider submitting a proposal. Rosalyn Metz Don't miss the opportunity to contribute your thoughts to the higher education IT community by submitting apresentation proposal to the NERCOMP (NorthEast Regional Computing Program) Annual Conference

Re: [CODE4LIB] Library Class Registration System

2010-07-13 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Google has a course management system. Very basic, but it would do what you're looking for. On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 4:17 PM, Bell, Mike (Libraries) mb...@library.rochester.edu wrote: One of my teams is considering building a system for handling library class signup.  That is, for one-time

Re: [CODE4LIB] DIY aggregate index

2010-06-30 Thread Rosalyn Metz
i know that there are institutions that have negotiated contracts for just the content, sans interface. But those that I know of have TONS of money and are using a 3rd party interface that ingests the data for them. I'm not sure what the terms of that contract were or how they get the data, but

Re: [CODE4LIB] WorldCat as an OpenURL endpoint ?

2010-06-16 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Don't forget inconsistent data from the person sending the OpenURL. Rosalyn On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 9:56 PM, Bill Dueber b...@dueber.com wrote: On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 5:49 PM, Kyle Banerjee baner...@uoregon.edu wrote: No, but parsing holding statements for something that just gets cut off

Re: [CODE4LIB] audio transcription software

2010-05-12 Thread Rosalyn Metz
youtube actually does this automatically (but only in english). but i'm not going to lie, it sucks. however maybe that's just my voice since i'm always stuffed up. On Wed, May 12, 2010 at 3:24 PM, Brad Rhoads bdr...@gmail.com wrote: A great quality service is http://on-sitemedia.com/. I

Re: [CODE4LIB] It's cool to love milk and cookies

2010-05-02 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I like oreo double stuff. I take one cookie off each sandwich and then take two sides with cream and sandwich them together. Voila. Oreo quadruple stuff. On May 2, 2010 4:05 PM, Michael J. Giarlo leftw...@alumni.rutgers.edu wrote: EMACS -Mike On Sun, May 2, 2010 at 14:12, Mark Pernotto

Re: [CODE4LIB] Twitter annotations and library software

2010-04-29 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I'm going to throw in my two cents. I dont think (and correct me if i'm wrong) we have mentioned once what a user might actually put in a twitter annotation. a book title? an article title? a link? i think creating some super complicated thing for a twitter annotation dooms it to failure.

Re: [CODE4LIB] Twitter annotations and library software

2010-04-29 Thread Rosalyn Metz
. that is true, but that isn't openurl's fault or the link resolvers fault, thats the database vendors who refuse to get with the program. On Thu, Apr 29, 2010 at 11:02 AM, Ross Singer rossfsin...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Apr 29, 2010 at 10:32 AM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: I'm going

[CODE4LIB] Job Posting: Associate Vice President for Library and Information Services at Wheaton College in Norton, MA

2010-04-12 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Please excuse cross-postings. -- Associate Vice President for Library and Information Services at Wheaton College in Norton, MA Located between Boston and Providence, Wheaton College is a four-year, private liberal arts college with 1,550 students. The

Re: [CODE4LIB] PHP bashing (was: newbie)

2010-03-25 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Simon you can purchase the dongles at the Mac store (did it for another conference the week after code4lib). Also thank you all for the duck tape info. This explains why the duck tape i used to attach the dryer vent ducts didn't work. i shall now go by the proper tape. and now this

Re: [CODE4LIB] newbie

2010-03-24 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Jenny, I discovered (i think through a code4libber) the other day a great series of videos on learning python. It was put out by Google as part of a series they do for their employees. http://code.google.com/edu/languages/ I myself don't know Python (i wish i did), but that section of the page

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