PEER REVIEWED TALKS

Library data: ethics and privacy considerations. Part of the panel “Collecting library data: policies and data management procedures for improvement,” with Abigail Goben, Kristin Briney, and Jenica Rogers. ALA Annual, June 2017.

Big data for all: toward ethical big data sharing. Co-authored with Elizabeth Hull. Research Data Access and Preservation Summit, April 2017.

Digital preservation partnerships: extending resources and expanding knowledge through collaboration. Co-presented with Tammy Troup. Co-authored with Tammy Troup and Conor Cote. Digital Library Federation Forum, November 2016.

The man in the machine: digital labor ethics for academic research. Co-presented and co-authored with Scott W. H. Young. Digital Library Federation Forum, November 2016.

Putting the “I” in data: the ethics of using human-generated data as a research tool. Conference abstract and slides. Co-authored with Scott W. H. Young and Doralyn Rossmann. SciDataCon, September 2016.

Working across cultures: data librarian as knowledge broker. Research Data Access and Preservation Summit, May 2016.

Dataset optimization for institutional repositories. Co-authored with Leila Belle Sterman and Susan Borda. Digital Library Federation Forum, October 2015.

“This is just for me:” researchers on their data documentation practices. Part of the panel “Beyond metadata: supporting non-standardized documentation to facilitate data reuse,” with Lizzy Rolando, Sarah Pickle, and Kristin Briney. Research Data Access and Preservation Summit, April 2015.

Open data in education: how to harness the power of open resources. Co-authored and co-presented with Leila Belle Sterman. Montana Library Association Conference, April 2015.

Using sentiment analysis of Twitter to develop strategies for library data sharing partnerships. Co-authored and co-presented with Scott W. H. Young. Coalition for Networked Information Fall Membership Meeting, December 2014.

#Win or #Fail: measuring researcher attitudes toward open data using sentiment analysis of Twitter. Co-authored with Scott W. H. Young and James Espeland. Digital Library Federation Forum, October 2014.

It’s a real world: developing preservation policy for Dryad. Co-presented with Ayoung Yoon. Co-authored with Ayoung Yoon, Elena Feinstein, Jane Greenberg, and Ryan Scherle. Research Data Access and Preservation Summit, March 2014.

INVITED TALKS

Managing and publishing agricultural data at Montana State University. Rangelands Partnership Annual Meeting (remote participation), May 2017.

Exploring ethics in data and technology research. Co-presented and co-authored with Jason A. Clark, Justin D. Shanks, and Scott W. H. Young. Montana State University Computer Science Seminar Series, February 2016.

How open access enriches education & supports global information equity.
Co-authored and co-presented with Leila Belle Sterman. Montana State University International Education Week, November 2015.

The research data census: assessing data services at Montana State University. CLIR/DLF E-Research Network (online session), October 2015.

Data mining and data making: library digital services and applied research.
Co-authored and co-presented with Jason A. Clark and Scott W. H. Young. Institute on Ecosystems Rough Cut Science, January 2015.