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Linked Data Users Group

Linked Data for Libraries Users Group

As a result of a successful Linked Data Summit held in March 2017, MCLS facilitated the formation of a multi-state Linked Data for Libraries Users Group. The purpose of the group will be for libraries to discuss the latest developments in Linked Data for libraries, share experiences, explore new products, and raise awareness.

Steering Committee Members:

Alison Greenlee, Wayne State University, MI
Marianne Swierenga, Western Michigan University, MI
Julia Daniel-Walkuski, University of Michigan-Dearborn, MI
Jennifer Liss, Indiana University, IN
Julia Hess, Ball State University, IN
Jaime Pitt, Indiana Wesleyan University, IN
Chris Wells, Genesee District Library, MI
Eric Smith, Mason County District Library, MI
Andrea Kappler, Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library, IN (Chair)
Aaron Smith, Allen County Public Library, IN
Pam Swaidner, Indianapolis Public Library, IN
Wendy Knapp, Indiana State Library, IN
Sheryl VanderWagen, Lakeland Cooperative, MI

For questions, please contact:

Andrea Kappler, Steering Committee Chair - andreak@evpl.org
Pam Seabolt, MCLS - seaboltp@mcls.org

Looking for resources or more information about linked data? Check out this list of resources from the steering committee.


Next all-group meeting: TBD


Instructions for participating in a Zoom virtual meeting: LDUG - How to participate in Zoom instructions.pdf pdf-icon.png


Recordings of past meetings:

November 7, 2018 All Users Group Meeting:
Download a recording: LD Users Group Meeting 11-7-18.mp4
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May 2, 2018 All Users Group Meeting:
Semantic Web, Authority Control, and You pdf-icon.png - Presentation by Jennifer Liss, Indiana University
Library.Link Network Update from Zepheira pdf-icon.png - Presentation by Jeff Penka, Zepheira, LLC
Q&A Recording: LDUG_Meeting_Recording_05022018.mp4
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Download a recording of 10/4/17 Users Group meeting: LD Users Group meeting 1 - 10-4-17.mp4


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