Working as a Data Librarian: A Practical Guide

by
Eric O. Johnsonauthor

Eric O. Johnson is the numeric and spatial data librarian in the Create and Innovate Digital Scholarship Center at Miami University, Oxford, OH.

Working as a Data Librarian: A Practical Guide

20181130

Libraries Unlimited

Pages 256
Topics Research Methods, Statistics, and Data

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Working as a Data Librarian: A Practical Guide

Author(s): Johnson, Eric;
Contributors: Johnson, Eric;
Abstract:

Many librarians' job responsibilities increasingly require them to understand and handle data. Learn how to be an effective data librarian—even if you never expected to need data skills.


• Acquaints readers with the fast-growing field of data librarianship

• Teaches librarians the fundamental skills needed to be a data librarian

• Offers best practices for data reference interviewing, finding data sources, data visualization, data literacy, the data lifecycle, metadata design, database design, understanding data management, and preparing data management plans

• Helps librarians to support creativity and research and to run outreach programs

SortTitle: working as a data librarian: a practical guide
Keyword(s): Research Methods, Statistics, and Data
Author Info:
Eric O. Johnsonauthor

Eric O. Johnson is the numeric and spatial data librarian in the Create and Innovate Digital Scholarship Center at Miami University, Oxford, OH.

eISBN-13: 9781440864827
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440864810
Imprint: Libraries Unlimited
Pages: 256
Publication Date: 20181130