The NJ SLA Community invites you to the following free hybrid technology event:
Data Science in 2022, Topics and Trends: Challenges for Libraries and Researchers
September 22, 2022: 5pm – 8pm
5PM: Tour of the Digital Learning Commons, Alexander Library, Rutgers University (In-person only)
6PM: Dinner and Networking, Alexander Library Portico (In-person only)
7PM: Presentation by Dr. Wind Cowles, Lecture Hall, 4th Floor, Alexander Library, Rutgers University (In-person and Virtual)
Recent years have seen a rapid increase in access to massive amounts of data, as well as increased interest from funding agencies in ensuring that research is reproducible, transparent, and has long-term impact. These trends, along with other factors, are placing new and shifting pressures on research communities and the institutions that support them. This talk will examine these pressures with an eye toward the challenges they present for researchers and the opportunities for academic libraries to help address them.
Please register in advance for this meeting whether you are attending in-person OR virtually:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting virtually; as well as an additional email regarding parking information and COVID-19 protocols if attending in-person. The presentation will be recorded.
Dr. Wind Cowles, Director of Research Data and Open Scholarship
Princeton University Library
Dr. Wind Cowles is the Director of Research Data and Open Scholarship at Princeton University Library, where she leads a group of information specialists who provide services, training, and technological infrastructure to promote the long-term value of research data and other scholarly outputs through effective research data management, open research practices, and long-term preservation and re-use. She and her team work collaboratively with library, campus, and national partners on training, services, and technology infrastructure projects.
Before joining Princeton University, Wind worked at the National Institutes of Health in the Center for Scientific Review, where she oversaw the review of grant applications on research related to several areas, including language, cognition, and Alzheimer's disease. Prior to NIH, Wind was an Associate Professor in Linguistics at the University of Florida and the Director of the Language and Cognition Lab. She received her PhD in Cognitive Science and Linguistics from UC San Diego.
Questions? Please contact Julie Peters at firstname.lastname@example.org
Rutgers University - Carey Library