Short Notes

I've Written an Extension for Bullet-Journaling in Visual Studio Code

2 min read The (free, open-source) org-checkbox extension is now available in the Visual Studio Marketplace for creating color-coded todo lists.

ROxygen2 now allows all MARC Relator Codes for Author Roles

2 min read A GitHub Pull Request that I submitted to the roxygen2 project for R has been merged, allowing the use of all MARC Relator codes.

Materials from a Conference Presentation at BH & DH: Book History and Digital Humanities

1 min read I’ve posted slides and a paper that Heather Wacha and I presented on assessing overlap between medieval maps at Book History and Digital Humanities: A conference at the Center for the History of Print and Digital Culture.

veccompare for R has been released on CRAN

1 min read veccompare, an R package I’ve authored with Heather Wacha, is now listed on CRAN.

Slides for a Presentation on "Non-Psychometric" Survey Design

2 min read In August 2017, I gave a new presentation on “non-psychometric” survey design. I am releasing the slides for that presentation.

Tag Handwritten Notes to Link them with Typed Notes

2 min read After four years of figuring it out and two years of testing it, I have a small tip for incorporating handwritten and typed project notes.

The University of Pennsylvania has Issued a Press Release about my Appointment as Bollinger Fellow in Library Innovation

2 min read The University of Pennsylvania has issued a Press Release about the Bollinger Fellowship that I’ve started this month.

I am Excited to be Working through CLIR in the University of Pennsylvania's Libraries

2 min read I am very excited to announce that I will be beginning work in Philadelphia at the University of Pennsylvania in January 2017 as the University Libraries’ Bollinger Fellow in Library Innovation through the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR).

A Video of 'Time Travel for Academics,' an Introduction to Git, from the University of Oregon

3 min read I’ve posted a video of a one-hour introduction to version control with Git for academics that I presented at the University of Oregon.

Video Privacy Enhancer Plugin Updated

1 min read The Video Privacy Enhancer Plugin that I wrote for Pelican has been updated to allow embedding videos from Vimeo.