2020 LibTech Conference has ended
Back To Schedule
Thursday, March 19 • 10:30am - 11:30am
Linking to the Future: The Sequel

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Feedback form is now closed.
The University of Minnesota Libraries is one of 17 cohort institutions participating in the Mellon-funded Linked Data for Libraries (LD4P): Pathway to Implementation grant project. At last year's LibTech conference, presenters provided background on the LD4P project, and gave a preview of what the linked data editor might look like. This presentation will provide updates on the project at large, and U of M's participation. It will include a live demonstration of the Sinopia metadata editor, and include information about our efforts to contribute University of Minnesota-affiliated researcher data to Wikidata. We will also include a discussion on what the future of LD4P and linked data might be, as the current phase of the grant project nears its end.

avatar for Christine DeZelar-Tiedman

Christine DeZelar-Tiedman

Interim Director, Cataloging and Metadata Services, University of Minnesota Libraries
avatar for Kristi Bergland,

Kristi Bergland,

Music Metadata Librarian, University of Minnesota
Kristi Bergland is the Music Metadata Librarian at the University of Minnesota Libraries. She received her MLIS from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and also holds a Master of Music and a Doctor of Musical Arts, both from the University of Minnesota.

Thursday March 19, 2020 10:30am - 11:30am CDT
Library 250