Data Archiving Session: April 5th
Centennial Science and Engineering Library (map)
DEN 2 (Room L153)
9:00am - 1:00pm
About the Event
The University of New Mexico Libraries Research Data Services will be hosting the first #datarescueabq event on Wednesday, April 5th. In coordination with DataRefuge and other Data Rescue participants nationwide, librarians will provide background into the importance of preserving federal climate, land use, and other data. Following training in the use of tools provided by the PPEHLab’s DataRefuge initiative and EDGI, the Environmental Data & Governance Initiative, participants will work to identify high value datasets and seed web pages for harvest by the Internet Archive. The particular focus of this will event will be on websites and data published by DOE National Laboratories.
Participants should bring their own laptop. Coffee and snacks will be provided.
This event is free and open to the public. Participants are encouraged to RSVP.
Things to Do Beforehand
- Read the Code of Conduct
- Familiarize yourself with the different workflow paths, in particular the “Seeding,” “Researching,” and “Harvesting” activities which will be the primary focus of this event.
Directions and Parking
The Centennial Science and Engineering Library (CSEL) is located near the corner of Central Ave. and University Blvd. on the main Albuquerque Campus of the UNM. Parking is available nearby at the Cornell Parking Structure. Metered parking may also be available. Please refer to the pay station parking map.
- 9:00 - 9:15 - Welcome and coffee
- 9:15 - 9:30 - About DataRescue, EDGI, and the End of Term Harvest
- 9:30 - 10:00 - Training for seeding tasks
- 10:00 - 12:30 - Seeding
- 12:30 - 1:00 - Wrap up