Data management

*Can* Users Consent to Data Mining, Ethically (Even if Legally)?

7 min read Having taken part this week in a panel discussion at the 2017 DLF Forum conference, I raise a question I’ve been struggling with: can users consent to data mining, if they can’t realistically be expected to substantively understand the risks?

Slides and speaking notes from a Digital Library Federation Forum Panel on Data Governance and Ethics

7 min read Earlier this week, I presented as part of a panel discussion at the 2017 DLF Forum conference. I am releasing my slides and speaking notes for that presentation.

A Self-Hosted Sync Solution for Zotero

11 min read Because of my preference not to use the Zotero server to sync my academic library, I have written a small bash (command-line) function to sync Zotero database files over any server of one’s choosing (including, e.g., OwnCloud or Dropbox).

I've Uploaded a Poster on Data Management

1 min read I recently gave a presentation on Data Management, and have uploaded it here.