Doctoral Candidate Laura Ridenour awarded LEADS Fellowship

Congratulations to Doctoral Candidate Laura Ridenour who was awarded a LEADS (LIS Education and Data Science for the National Digital Platform) fellowship spot for summer. Laura will be working with Digital Research Services at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries on automatic keyword assignment to medieval manuscripts on OPenn…. Read More

The Ethics of Big Data

By Nicole Etter The modern era of connectivity is, in many ways, a researcher’s paradise. Research is built upon data, and everyday life creates unprecedented cascades of raw information about people. It flows from social media, mobile apps, internet searches… Read More