Data Web Sites from Delicious
The datasets listed here are ones that I have bookmarked recently using the free bookmarking site, delicious.
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Latest Bookmarks to Data
DATA ACROSS THE CURRICULUM: is personal data the key? - The Ubiquitous Librarian - The Chronicle of Higher EducationA proposal to have a Common Dataset (akin to the Common Book), where students allow their personal location information to be captured, as a means to educate students about what is already being captured, how data is relevant to their ... more
- "Understand what data curation means for the humanities and what humanists need to know for purposeful work with data. Humanists have data and they need data skills. As the materials and analytical practices of research become increasingly digital, the theoretical ... more
- A gorgeous exhibit at the British Library in London, "Beautiful Science: Picturing Data, Inspiring Insight," showing the history of quantitative visual rhetoric in the sciences.
- Efforts to make Twin Cities data more readily available and usable.
- Some new directions in making data and code more easily and consistently citable.