Jane Greenberg: “Metadata Capital 2: The Metaphor Extended” (IOrg Lecture, April 22, 2014)

Written on 03/05/2014.

IOrg Lecture Metadata Capital 2: The Metaphor Extended Jane Greenberg Professor School of Information and Library Science University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill April 22, 2014 12:00 – 2:30PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Lunch [Read more ...]

Eric Lease Morgan: “Digital Humanities and Libraries” (IOrg Lecture, April 10, 2014)

Written on 03/02/2014.

IOrg Lecture: Digital Humanities and Libraries Eric Lease Morgan Digital Projects Librarian University of Notre Dame April 10, 2014 12:00 – 2:00pm NWQB 3511 Lunch will be served This presentation outlines a current trend in some academic libraries, specifically, the [Read more ...]

Scott Weingart: “Knowledge Uprooted” (IOrg Lecture, March 5, 2014)

Written on 02/17/2014.

IOrg Lecture: Knowledge Uprooted Scott Weingart Ph.D. Candidate, Indiana University March 5, 2014 11:15 – 1:45PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Lunch will be served. Abstract In the first millennium CE, western thinkers saw knowledge the [Read more ...]

Dr. Jane Greenberg: “Metadata Capital” (IOrg Lecture, Nov. 7, 2013)

Written on 10/31/2013.

On Thursday, November 7, 12:00 am-2:00 pm, NWQ 3511, Dr. Jane Greenberg presents a colloquium “Metadata Capital.” Lunch will be served at 12 noon. Abstract: Metadata capital examines metadata as ‘an asset’ and encompasses metadata in a wide diversity of [Read more ...]

Dr. Mohindar Partap Satija: “Information: Nature, Importance and Functions” (IOrg Colloquium, Oct. 3, 2013)

Written on 09/30/2013.

Dr. Mohindar Partap Satija, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India will visit SOIS October 1-4 as a guest of IOrg. On Thursday, October 3, 11:00 am-12:30 pm, NWQ 3511, Dr. Satija will present a colloquium: “Information: Nature, Importance and Functions.” [Read more ...]

Dr. Mohindar Partap Satija Visits SOIS (Oct. 1-4, 2013)

Written on 09/30/2013.

IOrg is pleased to announce that Dr. Mohindar Partap Satija, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India, will visit with us during this coming week. Dr. Satija, who has been working in Toronto this fall, will visit SOIS October 1-4 as [Read more ...]

4th North American Symposium on Knowledge Organization (May 13-14, 2013)

Written on 07/02/2013.

NASKO 2013: Transition Cultures, Transition KO: Evolving Exploration, Critical Reflection, and Practical Work IOrg hosted the 4th North American Symposium on Knowledge Organization, the biennial conference of ISKO-Canada/United States, on May 13-14, 2013 at the UWM Continuing Education Center in [Read more ...]

Robert J. Glushko: “The Discipline of Organizing” (IOrg Lecture, April 4, 2013)

Written on 03/28/2013.

Information Organization Research Group (IOrg) Lecture: The Discipline of Organizing Despite the obvious differences among the “Information Schools,” we believe there is an intellectual intersection among the ISchools in the study of “Organizing Systems” — intentionally arranged collections of resources [Read more ...]

Corey Harper: “LOD-LAM Next Steps” (IOrg Lecture, March 4, 2013)

Written on 01/21/2013.

LOD-LAM Next Steps: From Principles & Theory to Systems Infrastructure & User Interface Design Corey Harper, Metadata Services Librarian at New York University March 4th, 2013 4:00 -6:00 pm UWM Library 4th Floor Conference CenterRefreshments will be provided After the [Read more ...]

Dr. Lynne Howarth: “Show, Tell, Bridge: the Affordance of objects in Negotiating individual & Group identity” (IOrg Lecture, March 27, 2012)

Written on 11/01/2012.

Objects and their associated narratives are a means of self-expression and assist in the maintenance of a cohesive identity. That personal objects can be instrumental in supporting a cohesive yet dynamic expression of self over time was underscored during the [Read more ...]

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