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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

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


Next all-group meeting: Tuesday, May 1, 3-4pm Eastern (2-3pm Central), online using Zoom

Virtual Meeting URL: https://zoom.us/j/436721536

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

If you just want to call in to the meeting (no computer):
Phone Number: (408) 638-0968, then it will prompt you to enter the Meeting ID.
Meeting ID: 436-721-536

Interested in presenting on a project at the May 1 meeting? Please fill out the Google form here and someone from the Steering Committee will contact you.


Recordings of past meetings:

Download a recording of 10/4/17 Users Group meeting: LD Users Group meeting 1 - 10-4-17.mp4


Stay connected:

Want more updates and to be part of the discussion? Join the Linked Data Users Group electronic mailing list.

Want to join the Users Group? Fill out the form below, and you will be added to any group emails sent out about future meetings, etc.


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