Carole L. Palmer

 

Selected Publications and Presentations

See vita for complete list of publications and presentations

 

·  Scientific and Scholarly Information Work

·  Collections, Curation, & Metadata



Scientific and Scholarly Information Work

Palmer, Carole L., Zavalina, Oksana, & Fenlon, Katrina. (2010). Beyond size and search: Building contextual mass in aggregations for scholarly use. American Society for Information Science and Technology Annual Meeting, October 24-27, 2010, Pittsburgh, PA.

Palmer, Carole L. (2010). Information research on interdisciplinarity. In Oxford Handbook of Interdisciplinarity, edited by Robert Frodeman, Julie Thompson Klein, and Carl Mitcham. New York, Oxford University Press.

Cragin, Melissa H., Palmer, Carole L., Carlson, Jacob R., & Witt, Michael. (2010). Data sharing, small science, and institutional repositories. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 368(1926), 4023-4038.

Renear, Allen H., & Palmer, Carole L. (2009). Strategic reading, ontologies, and the future of scientific publishing. Science, 325, 14 August, 828-832.

Palmer, Carole L., Teffeau, Lauren C., & Pirmann, Carrie M. (2009). Scholarly Information Practices in the Online Environment: Themes from the Literature and Implications for Library Service Development. Dublin, OH: OCLC Research and Programs.

Palmer, Carole L., (2009). Scholarly work and curated collections in the age of e-research: Surviving googlization. Faculty of Education, McGill University, December 15, 2009.


Palmer, Carole L., & Cragin, Melissa H. (2008). Scholarship and disciplinary practices. Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, 42.

Palmer, Carole L. Research practice and research libraries: Working toward high-impact information services. OCLC Distinguished Seminar, June 18, 2008, Dublin, Ohio.

Palmer, Carole L., Cragin, Melissa H., and Hogan, Timothy P. (2007). Weak information work in scientific discovery. Information Processing and Mangement 43 no. 3: 808-820.

Heidorn, P. Bryan, Palmer, Carole L., & Wright, Dan. (2007). Biological information specialists for biological informatics. Journal of Biomedical Discovery and Collaboration 2(1).doi:10.1186/1747-5333-2-1

Palmer, Carole L. (2007). Adapting digital information to scientific practices. International Association of Scientific, Technical & Medical Publishers STM Spring Conference: The Next Generation: Endless Choices & Economic Constraints. Cambridge, MA, 24-26 April 2007.

Palmer, Carole. (2006). Weak information work and 'doable' problems in interdisciplinary science. Proceedings of the 69th ASIS&T Annual Meeting, 3-8 November 2006, Austin, Texas.

Palmer, Carole L. (2005). Scholarly work and the shaping of digital access. Journal of the American Society for Information Science 56, no. 11: 1140-1153.

Palmer, Carole L., Cragin, Melissa H., and Hogan, Timothy P. (2004). Information at the intersections of discovery: Case studies in neuroscience. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology annual meeting 41: 448-455.

Palmer, Carole L. and Neumann, Laura. (2002). The information work of interdisciplinary humanities scholars: Exploration and translation. Library Quarterly 72 (January): 85-117.

Palmer, Carole L. (2001). Work at the Boundaries of Science: Information and the Interdisciplinary Research Process. Dordrecht: Kluwer.

Brockman, William S., Neumann, Laura, Palmer, Carole L., and Tidline, Tonyia. (2001). Scholarly Work in the Humanities and the Evolving Information Environment. Washington, D.C.: Digital Library Federation and the Council on Library and Information Resources.

 


Collections, Curation, & Metadata 

Palmer, Carole L., Weber, Nicholas M., & Cragin, Melissa H. (2011). The analytic potential of scientific data: Understanding re-use potential. American Society for Information Science and Technology Annual Meeting, October 24-27, 2010, October, 9-13, New Orleans, LA.

Palmer, Carole L. (2010). Collections in the age of e-research: Realizing potential through aggregation and curation. Digital Library Federation Fall Forum, November 2, 2010, Palo Alto, CA.


Palmer, Carole L. (2010). Aggregating collections to advance our collective cultural heritage. WebWise Conference, March 4, 2010, Denver CO.

Palmer, Carole L. (2008). Contouring curation for disciplinary difference and the needs of small science. Sun Preservation & Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG) meeting, November 19-21, 2008, Baltimore, Maryland.

Palmer, Carole L., Renear, Allen H., Cragin, Melissa H. (2008). Purposeful curation: Research and education for a future with working data. 4th International Digital Curation Conference, December 1-3, 2008, Edinburgh, Scotland.Palmer, Carole L., Teffeau, Lauren C., & Newton, Mark P. (2008). Strategies for institutional repository development: A case study of three evolving initiatives. Library Trends.

Palmer, Carole L., Teffeau, Lauren C., & Newton, Mark P. (2008). Identifying factors of success in CIC institutional repository development - Final report. New York: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/8981.

Renear, Allen H., Urban, Richard, Wickett, Karen, Palmer, Carole L., & Dubin, David. (2008). Sustaining collection value: Managing collection/item metadata relationships. Proceedings of the Digital Humanities conference, June 25-29, 2008, Oulu, Finland.

Zavalina, Oksana, Palmer, Carole L., Jackson, Amy S., & Han, M-J. (2008). Descriptive substance in collection-level metadata. Proceedings of the International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications, September 22-26, 2008, Berlin, Germany.

Palmer, Carole L. (2008). Education for new roles. Reinventing Science Librarianship: Models for the Future. Association of College and Research Libraries Fall Forum, October 16-17, 2008. Washington, D.C.

Palmer, Carole L., Heidorn, P. Bryan, Wright, Dan, & Cragin, Melissa H. (2007). Graduate curriculum for biological information specialists: A key to integration of scale in biology. International Journal of Digital Curation, 2(2).

Palmer, Carole L., Zavalina, Oksana, & Mustafoff, Megan (2007). Trends in metadata practices: A longitudinal study of collection federation. Proceedings of the 7th ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, June 18-23, 2007, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 386-395..

Palmer, Carole L., Knutson, Ellen, Twidale, Michael, Zavalina, Oksana. (2006). Collection definition in federated digital resource development. Proceedings of the 69th ASIS&T Annual Meeting, 3-8 November 2006, Austin, Texas.

Palmer, Carole L. (2004). Thematic research collections. In Companion to Digital Humanities, edited by Susan Schreibman, Ray Siemens, and John Unsworth. Oxford: Blackwell, pp. 348-365.

Shreeves, S.L., Knutson, E.M., Stvilia, B., Palmer, C.L., Twidale, M.B., & Cole, T.W. (2005). Is ‘quality' metadata ‘shareable' metadata? The implications of local metadata practice on federated collections. In H.A. Thompson (Ed.) Proceedings of the Twelfth National Conference of the Association of College and Research Libraries, April 7-10 2005, Minneapolis, MN . Chicago, IL: Association of College and Research Libraries.

Palmer, Carole L., and Knutson, Ellen. (2004). Metadata practices and implications for federated collections. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology annual meeting, 41: 456-462.

Palmer,Carole L. (2004). Standards adoption and knowledge-sharing: A study of projects from  the IMLS National Leadership Grants Program, 1998-2003. 67th American Society for Information Science and Technology annual meeting, Providence RI.

Palmer, Carole L. and Malone, Cheryl Knott. (2001) Elaborate isolation: Metastructures of knowledge about women. The Information Society, v. 17, no. 3 (July-September): 179-194