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    • Data challenges for public libraries: African perspectives and the social context of knowledge 

      Young, Jason; Jowaisas, Chris; Lynch, Renee (Sage Journals, 2020-04-06)
      This article sheds light on the collection and use of data by libraries in sixteen countries across Africa. It highlights the challenges that librarians and library organizations face in gathering, analyzing, and presenting ...
    • Data for Decision Making Curriculum in Myanmar 

      Rothschild, Chris; Weber, Nic; Garrido, Maria (2018-02-22)
      Since its momentous democratic elections in 2010, Myanmar has continued to transition from a society of heavy censorship to one inundated with information and data from across the globe. The changes in the information ...
    • DCC Curation Lifecycle Model 2.0: Literature Review and Comparative Analysis 

      Huang, Caihong (2020-03)
      The literature covered in this report was gathered and reviewed as background for the DCC Curation Lifecycle Model 2.0 project. Led by Sayeed Choudhury at Johns Hopkins University and funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, ...
    • DCC Curation Lifecycle Model 2.0: Literature Review and Comparative Analysis 

      Huang, Caihong; Lee, Jian-Sin; Palmer, Carole L. (2020-03)
      The literature covered in this report was gathered and reviewed as background for the DCC Curation Lifecycle Model 2.0 project. Led by Sayeed Choudhury at Johns Hopkins University and funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, ...
    • Denmark Danish 

      Global, TNS (2013)
    • Denmark English 

      Global, TNS (2013)
    • Descriptions of SPSS Variables for Survey Data 

      Technology & Social Change Group (Technology & Social Change Group, 2012)
      This document describes new SPSS variables for the user, venue, and non-user survey data. It includes a description of the new variables as well as the syntax used to create them.
    • Design Talk in a Community of Innovators 

      Hendry, David; Kilburn, Shawn; Annabi, Hala; Mai, Jens-Erik (2006-05-19)
      This technical report describes an exploratory analysis of a community of innovators who indirectly contributed to the design of del.icio.us, a system for social tagging. Participants in this community, which is mediated ...
    • Developing a Video Game Metadata Schema for the Seattle Interactive Media Museum 

      Tennis, Joseph T.; Lee, Jin Ha; Clarke, Rachel Ivy; Carpenter, Michael (University of Washington, 2015-06)
      As interest in video games increases, so does the need for intelligent access to them. However, traditional organizational systems and standards fall short. To fill this gap, we are collaborating with the Seattle Interactive ...
    • Development and Access to Information 

      Garrido, Maria; Wyber, Stephen (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), 2017-07-17)
      Can access to information create more socially and economically inclusive societies? Given the unprecedented ability we have today to gather, use, create, and exchange information, how can we capitalize on the strengths ...
    • Development and Access to Information (DA2i) Dashboards FAQs 

      Garrido, Maria (Technology & Social Change Group, 2020-07-07)
      The Technology & Social Change Group at the University of Washington Information School has released the Development and Access to Information (DA2i) Dashboards, a data visualization platform that tracks the progress of ...
    • Development and Access to Information 2019 

      Wyber, Stephen Eds.; Garrido, Maria (Technology & Social Change Group, 2019-05-23)
      Access to information is essential for the empowerment of individuals, the effectiveness of policies, and the accountability of governments. When everyone can enjoy it, it is a driver of sustainable development across all ...
    • Development and Access to Information 2019 Toolkit 

      Wyber, Stephen Eds. (Technology & Social Change Group, 2019)
      Access to information is essential for the empowerment of individuals, the effectiveness of policies, and the accountability of governments. When everyone can enjoy it, it is a driver of sustainable development across all ...
    • Development and Access to Information Executive Summary English 

      Garrido, Maria; Wyber, Stephen (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), 2017-07-17)
      Can access to information create more socially and economically inclusive societies? Given the unprecedented ability we have today to gather, use, create, and exchange information, how can we capitalize on the strengths ...
    • Development and Access to Information Fact Sheet 

      Garrido, Maria; Wyber, Stephen (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), 2017-07-17)
      Can access to information create more socially and economically inclusive societies? Given the unprecedented ability we have today to gather, use, create, and exchange information, how can we capitalize on the strengths ...
    • Diachronic and Synchronic Indexing: Modeling Conceptual Change in Indexing Languages 

      Tennis, Joseph T.
      This paper outlines a model of conceptual change in indexing languages. Findings from this modeling effort point to three ways meaning and relationships are established and then change in an indexing language. These ways: ...
    • Digital Skill Sets for Diverse Users: A Comparison Framework for Curriculum and Competencies 

      Wedlake, Stacey; Lothian, Karah; Keyes, David; Coward, Chris (Technology & Social Change Group, 2019-03)
      The City of Seattle’s Digital Equity Initiative provides a roadmap to reach the City of Seattle’s vision to become a more digitally equitable city, where technology’s opportunities equitably empower all residents and ...
    • Digital skills for diverse users comparison spreadsheet 

      Wedlake, Stacey; Lothian, Karah; Keyes, David; Coward, Chris (2019-03)
    • Disaster response in Chile: Public libraries as critical communication and information infrastructure 

      Celedón, Angelica; Pequeño, Andrea; Garrido, Maria; Patin, Beth (Technology & Social Change Group, University of Washington Information School, 2012-06-15)
      Public libraries, as public Internet access points and as physical and social community hubs, play an important role in the aftermath of disasters. Information and communication resources are critical. Communities also ...
    • Disaster response in Chile: The critical role of libraries and telecenters 

      Celedón, Angélica; Pequeño, Andrea; Garrido, Maria; Patin, Beth (Technology & Social Change Group, University of Washington Information School, 2012-02-27)
      In 2010, a massive earthquake struck Chile, followed by a tsunami that devastated several coastal communities. The Libraries, Telecenters, and the 2010 Chile Earthquake project examines post-disaster information and ...