2010 Digital Libraries & Cyberscholarship Colloquium Series
Sponsored by the iSchool, School of Computer Science-at Carnegie Mellon University, the University Library System-at the University of Pittsburgh, the University Libraries-at Carnegie Mellon University and the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Friday, January 15, 2010
Speaker: Dr. Kai-Florian Richter, Research Scholar, School of Information Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
“DiLiA: Interactive Exploration of Digital Libraries for Information Discovery”
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Room 501 IS Building, 135 North Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh
[ Abstract | Bio ] [ Video ]
Wednesday, February 3, 2010
Speaker: Bill Schilit, Google Research
“To Read 15 Million Books In One Sitting: or Mining a Hypertext of Quotations and Ideas From Very Large Digital Libraries”
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
1305 Newell Simon Hall, Carnegie Mellon University
[ Poster ]
Monday, February 15, 2010
Speaker: Shawn Martin, University of Pennsylvania
“Promises and Perils of Electronic Theses and Dissertations: Expanding the Reach of Graduate Work Online”
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Posner Center, Carnegie Mellon University
[ Poster ] [ Video ]
Monday, May 17, 2010
Speaker: Patrick Manning, Director, World History Center, University of Pittsburgh
“The World-Historical Dataverse: Design and problem-solving for a large-scale, heterogeneous, historical dataset”
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Room 501, IS Building, 135 North Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh
[ Abstract | Bio ] [ Poster ]