August, 2013 Events

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August, 2013 Events

Emergent Research Series: The Data Infrastructures of Thinking and Making

One of a photo series of household electrical appliances being used near active public power outlets in New York City. Jamie Allen in collaboration with Ian Curry.

Jamie Allen, artist and Head of Research at CIID (the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design), discusses the relationship between technology, data, truth and representation. His projects deal with the material of media and its infrastructure (http://heavyside.net).

Event Information

Date & Time
August 9, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location
Gallery, Hatcher Graduate Library
Event Type
Lecture

Finders, Keepers: What Metadata and Digital Preservation Can Do For You

Digital preservation buttons from the Library of Congress to spur awareness: http://www.flickr.com/photos/36892858@N04/5676227237

U-M Metadata Librarian Deborah DeGeorge and U-M Digital Preservation Librarian Lance Stuchell discuss current and possible future metadata and preservation consulting services offered to the Library and campus community.

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Date & Time
August 26, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location
Gallery, Hatcher Graduate Library
Event Type
Lecture

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