School of Information
 Previously School of Library & Information Studies

 Friday Afternoon Seminar: Schedule.
  296a-1 Seminar: Information Access, Spring 2009.

Fridays 3-5. 107 South Hall. Summaries of presentations.
Jan 23: Clifford LYNCH: Introduction to the Seminar. Michael BUCKLAND: Remaking Access to Reference Resources.
Jan 30: Clifford LYNCH: Networked Instrumentation for the Humanities and Social Sciences.
Feb 6: Fredrik WALLENBERG: Judging a Book by it's Cover: Online Previews and Book Sales.
Feb 13: David GREENBAUM, Steve MASOVER, and Rich MEYER: The Bamboo Planning Project - Developing "Cyberinfrastructure" for the Arts, Humanities, and Interpretive Social Sciences.
Feb 20: 2009 i-School Conference report. Megan FINN: Information Practices after Modern California Earthquakes. Patrick RILEY: The Metadata of Live Television.
Feb 27: Mikko VILLI, UIAH, Helsinki: Visual mobile communication. Camera phone photographs in mobile messaging.   Tuukka RUOTSALA, TKK, Helsinki: Cultural Heritage on the Semantic Web.
Mar 6: Group tour of remodeled Bancroft Library.
Mar 13: Michael BUCKLAND and Ryan SHAW: Editing Historical Papers in a Digital Environment.
Mar 20: Paul DUGUID: The World According to grep: What Have We Been Searching For?   Also Clifford LYNCH: An Update on Institutional Repositories and Development of International Repository Infrastructure.   Mar 27: No Seminar meeting.
Apr 3: Jeanette ZERNEKE: Update and Issues in Digital Humanities.
Apr 10: Ryan SHAW: Providing Context for Historical Documents.   Megan FINN: History of Post-earthquake Communication in California.   Patrick RILEY: The Necessity and User Expectations of Real-time Indexing.
Apr 17: Mari MILLER: The Economics of Open Access. Avi RAPPOPORT: Metadata, Sex, and Amazon.
Apr 24: Clifford LYNCH: The Scholarly Journal and the 4th Paradigm of Science.
May 1: Ryan SHAW: Mining Events from Wikipedia. Megan FINN: The History of Communication After California Earthquakes. Patrick RILEY: Giving Relevancy to Twitter: A new approach at Real-time Search.
May 8: No Seminar Meeting.
    Next scheduled Seminar meeting August 28.

Spring 2009 summaries.   Fall 2008 schedule and summaries.   Fall 2009 schedule and summaries.