Re: [CODE4LIB] Suggest a keynote speaker for Code4Lib 2010!

2009-07-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hey James, Tim (or his bot...there is speculation) just tweeted this: http://twitter.com/timoreilly/statuses/2874552986 so maybe your dream is closer to reality than you think. Rosalyn On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 9:37 AM, King, James (NIH/OD/ORS) [E]james.k...@nih.gov wrote: Hi, I nominate two

Re: [CODE4LIB] digital storage

2009-08-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Edward, Might I suggest you look into cloud computing services if you're looking at different options. (I know you're all shocked I suggested it). If our budget weren't so abysmal (and going to get worse) we would be using it right now rather than the snap server we purchased with leftover

Re: [CODE4LIB] digital storage

2009-08-27 Thread Rosalyn Metz
they loose your documents you were trying to preserve? Edward Corrado Rosalyn Metz wrote: Hi Edward, Might I suggest you look into cloud computing services if you're looking at different options. (I know you're all shocked I suggested it). If our budget weren't so abysmal (and going to get

Re: [CODE4LIB] Implementing OpenURL for simple web resources

2009-09-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
ok no one shoot me for doing this: in section 9.1 Namespaces [Registry] of the OpenURL standard (z39.88) it actually provides an example of using a URL in the rfr_id field, and i wonder why you couldn't just do the same thing for the rft_id also there is a field called rft_val which currently

Re: [CODE4LIB] Implementing OpenURL for simple web resources

2009-09-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
. it would be correct to say it is very rarely used. On Sep 14, 2009, at 1:40 PM, Rosalyn Metz wrote: ok no one shoot me for doing this: in section 9.1 Namespaces [Registry] of the OpenURL standard (z39.88) it actually provides an example of using a URL in the rfr_id field, and i wonder why you

Re: [CODE4LIB] Implementing OpenURL for simple web resources

2009-09-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
i'd like to point out that perhaps the reason that SFX (and other link resolvers) don't use the rft_id in a particular way is because no one has pushed it to.  for example, it is possible for you to have the word dinosaur link to an openurl and provide services for dinosaurs, but the question is:

Re: [CODE4LIB] Implementing OpenURL for simple web resources

2009-09-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
whoopsthat should be rfr_id not rft_id. http://resolver.address/? url_ver=Z39.88-2004 url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx rfr_id=mylocalid rft_dat=urlhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/url On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 2:39 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: i'd like to point out

Re: [CODE4LIB] Implementing OpenURL for simple web resources

2009-09-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Owen, rft_id isn't really meant to be a unique identifier (although it can be in situations like a pmid or doi). are you looking for it to be? if so why? if professor A is pointing to http://www.bbc.co.uk and professor B is pointing to http://www.bbc.co.uk why do they have to have unique

Re: [CODE4LIB] Implementing OpenURL for simple web resources

2009-09-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
another reason to use an rfr_id that you create). On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 4:45 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com wrote: Owen, rft_id isn't really meant to be a unique identifier (although it can be in situations like a pmid or doi).  are you looking for it to be? if so why

Re: [CODE4LIB] Implementing OpenURL for simple web resources

2009-09-15 Thread Rosalyn Metz
858701 F: +44 (0) 1908 653571 E: o.steph...@open.ac.uk -Original Message- From: Code for Libraries [mailto:code4...@listserv.nd.edu] On Behalf Of Rosalyn Metz Sent: 14 September 2009 21:52 To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] Implementing OpenURL for simple web resources

Re: [CODE4LIB] indexing pdf files

2009-09-15 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Eric, I have librarians that would kill for this. In fact I was talking to one about it the other day. She felt there must be a way to handle active reading and make it portable. This would be great in conjunction with RefWorks or Zotero or something along those lines. Rosalyn On Tue, Sep

[CODE4LIB] Library Website Redesign Info and Project Plans

2009-09-16 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi All, I'm about to embark on a library website redesign. I've started thinking about creating a project plan, but I honestly don't know where to start. I saw this website redesign presentation Lorcan Dempsey tweeted about: http://www.ucd.ie/library/guides/powerpoint/rpan_ppt2/index.swf And

Re: [CODE4LIB] Library Website Redesign Info and Project Plans

2009-09-17 Thread Rosalyn Metz
).  It has been immensely helpful in plotting out our work from the User Experience touchy-feely end to the Information Architecture to the visual design and implementation. -Sean --- Sean Hannan Web Developer Sheridan Libraries Johns Hopkins University On Sep 16, 2009, at 10:52 AM, Rosalyn

[CODE4LIB] Call for Participation: ACRL NEC Annual Conference

2009-10-29 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Call for Participation Has your library employed search engine optimization or other techniques or strategies to increase findability of your library content on popular search engines, such as Google? Are you looking for an opportunity to present at ACRL NEC? The ITIG special interest group is

Re: [CODE4LIB] Is it just me or is code4lib down?

2009-12-07 Thread Rosalyn Metz
seems to be up now. On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 6:33 AM, Carol Bean beanwo...@gmail.com wrote: Carol Bean beanwo...@gmail.com

[CODE4LIB] Join Us to Plan a Service for Publishing TEI Documents

2009-12-09 Thread Rosalyn Metz
, and meals are covered by the IMLS grant. - Rosalyn Metz Systems Administrator for Curricular Support Library Information Services Wheaton College phone: 508-286-3733

[CODE4LIB] Code4LibCon T-Shirt Design Contest

2009-12-10 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Everyone, It is time to design this year's code4lib t-shirt. As in year's past, the design should be for the entire front of the t-shirt, and should work with a one-color printing. Please send a high-quality image of your design to me (email address below). I will compile the entries and then

[CODE4LIB] c4l2010 T-Shirt Design Contest Extended to Jan. 6th

2009-12-21 Thread Rosalyn Metz
can ignore work by creating an awesome design for the t-shirts. Either way something can be ignored. Remember that like in years past, the design should be one color. Please send any submissions to Rosalyn Metz at rosalynm...@gmail.com. Rosalyn

Re: [CODE4LIB] T-shirt Design Contest

2010-01-04 Thread Rosalyn Metz
correct me if i'm wrong, but didn't someone already set up a store. i distinctly remember there being a roy tennant thong (as do others if you google it). it appears to have gone away though... On Sun, Jan 3, 2010 at 5:51 PM, Kevin S. Clarke kscla...@gmail.com wrote: I like that idea (and

Re: [CODE4LIB] c4l2010 T-Shirt Design Contest Extended to Jan. 6th

2010-01-06 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hello All, Today is the last day to submit your T-Shirt Designs, I'll be closing it at noon with a times up message. I'm sure you're already sick of doing work, so waste your day creating a t-shirt. Rosalyn

[CODE4LIB] c4l2010 T-Shirt Design Contest Closed

2010-01-06 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Well, we received a few more entries. But now its time to close the T-shirt contest. Thanks for participating! The T-Shirt Design Committee --Original Message-- From: Rosalyn Metz To: Code for Libraries Subject: Re: c4l2010 T-Shirt Design Contest Extended to Jan. 6th Sent: Jan 6, 2010

[CODE4LIB] Vote for the Code4Lib 2010 T-Shirt

2010-01-11 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hello All, T-Shirt voting is now open. You can vote for t-shirts at: http://vote.code4lib.org/election/index/14 The t-shirt vote will close on Friday at 5pm. Questions, comments, concerns? Let me know. Rosalyn

Re: [CODE4LIB] Rails Hosting

2010-01-14 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hi Kevin, I'm going to recommend slicehost also. Again, I haven't used it but I met the (former) owner. He sold the business to rackspace, which has an awesome reputation in the cloud computing world. They are #2 behind amazon. Rosalyn On Thu, Jan 14, 2010 at 11:40 AM, Doran, Michael D

[CODE4LIB] T-Shirt Voting Ending Soon

2010-01-15 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hello All, This is just a quick reminder that t-shirt voting will be ending at 5pm EST. That's in one hour. So if you've haven't had a chance to vote, you might want to do so now. Rosalyn

[CODE4LIB] T-Shirt Vote Winner

2010-01-26 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Inquiring minds want to know. Who won the t-shirt vote? The winner was Patrick Hochstenbach's submission: http://wiki.code4lib.org/images/9/9e/Code4lib2010_P-Hochstenbach.png Apologies for not sending this out sooner. The T-Shirt Committee (although the lateness is all rosalyn's fault)

[CODE4LIB] Cloud Computing in Higher Education

2010-01-26 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hello All, I'm doing a presentation at NERCOMP in March called Cloud Computing in Higher Education: Changing the Way We Provide Systems. To prepare, I've created a survey called Cloud Computing in Academia.  If you work in academia and you utilize the cloud or are interested in utilizing the

Re: [CODE4LIB] Cloud Computing in Higher Education

2010-01-26 Thread Rosalyn Metz
institutions have taken advantage of cloud computing for 3D rendering and visualization, but the survey doesn't really adequately address that aspect, especially since we're talking about the academic community as a whole. Ethan On Tue, Jan 26, 2010 at 4:42 PM, Rosalyn Metz rosalynm...@gmail.com

[CODE4LIB] Change to 12 Bones BBQ Excursion

2010-02-08 Thread Rosalyn Metz
On the social activities section of the wiki we had a signup for a lunch time excursion [1] to 12 Bones [2], a great BBQ restaurant in Asheville. There was an overwhelming response, so much so that we are worried we will overwhelm the restaurant at lunchtime. The new plan is to rent out the

[CODE4LIB] 12 Bones BBQ excursion

2010-02-09 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Only 4 spots left. Get them while you can.

[CODE4LIB] 12 Bones: Paying, Getting There, Menu, and Pre-Event Cash Bar

2010-02-18 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Hello All, The final cost of the 12 Bones BBQ Excursion will be $18 per person. The cost went up a bit based on market value for the meat. If this is too rich for you blood, feel free to remove your name from the list and move up the first person on the waitlist.

[CODE4LIB] 12 Bones BBQ: Check the Guest List

2010-02-22 Thread Rosalyn Metz
I have moved 4 people up onto the guest list because the Danish contingent won't be joining us, so give the guest list a once over to see if you're on it. If you don't want to join us Wednesday night, we understand, but please remove your name from the list and insert the next person on the wait

[CODE4LIB] Fedora Book

2010-03-02 Thread Rosalyn Metz
Does anyone have a good suggestion for a book on Fedora (with a particular focus on the Repository)? I feel like I'm about to embark on some Fedora work. Fun. Rosalyn

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib 2011 Proposals

2010-03-03 Thread Rosalyn Metz
+1 for Austin. Especially if we can time it the week before or after SXSW. Sent from my BlackBerry® smartphone with SprintSpeed -Original Message- From: Becky Yoose b.yo...@gmail.com Date: Wed, 3 Mar 2010 08:44:44 To: CODE4LIB@LISTSERV.ND.EDU Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB]

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

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

[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] 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

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] 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] 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] 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] 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

[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

[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

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

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

[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] 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

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] 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

[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] 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

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] 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] 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,

[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] 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

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] 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

[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] 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

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] 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] 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] 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] 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] 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

[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

[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

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

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] 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] 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] 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] 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

[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] 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

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] 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

[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

[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

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] 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

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