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CSV Validation for Metadata Wrangling
This lightning talk describes a Python script for the validation of CSV files against arbitrary sets of rules specified in a schema file. The motivation for creating the tool was that CSV (comma-separated values) files ...
Plant Patents Digitization Pilot Project
We hope to show cost effective color scanning of images, and encourage other PTRCs (Patent and Trademark Resource Centers) to join NYPL and UMD in making all 25,000+ plant patents easily available. USPTO still requires ...
Establishing the In-House Internet Archive Digitization Workflow
The Internet Archive hosts many digitized assets from the University of Maryland Libraries, and its staff performs the large scale scanning. There are some archival materials, however, that due to their size, quantity, ...
Tim Burton: Character Network Analysis
Social network theory can contribute to the understanding of the structural properties of a movie and the data contained within it. The meaning or importance of the individual characters and the community in a movie is ...
DVDs: Still in Demand, or Going the Way of the Dodo?
This presentation contains preliminary results from a research study conducted by Andy Horbal from the University of Maryland and Scott Spicer from the University Minnesota which seeks to capture current practice and future ...