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Why Librarians Should Embrace Linked Data

David Stuart of Research Information recently wrote, “If libraries are to realise the value of the data they have been building and refining over many years, then it is not enough for them to just embrace the web of documents, they must also embrace the web of data.”

Universities Failing to Prepare Researchers for Data Management

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by Angela Guess Steve Kolowich of Inside Higher Ed reports that though the need for data-savvy researchers is only going up, the ability of universities to train data scientists is not. He writes, “The ability to work well with data is understood to be an increasingly crucial skill as universities aim to preserve, sort and…