Some background info on the Library of the University of Amsterdam open and linked data project

Two weeks before I leave the Library of the University of Amsterdam I proudly present the first results of our data publication project: open data website and @TriplyDB linked data portal (see official announcement

You can still submit your proposal for a short talk on library/heritage technology for this year's online Mini ELAG on June 30

Majority of the European Parliament welcomes the Commission's intention to oblige e-mail, messaging and chat providers to search all private messages for allegedly illegal material and report to the police (#chatcontrol) by 580:76:37.

This Thursday there will be a COAR meeting on the Notify: Repository and Services Interoperability Project. I hope to meet you there #linkeddatanotifications

Teken een ondersteuningsverklaring zodat we door heel Nederland op de Piratenpartij kan stemmen!

Teunis en Erwin stonden vandaag voor je klaar met formulieren bij het gemeentehuis van Middelburg.

Heb je ze gemist of woon je ergens anders?
Dan kun je ons zo helpen:

How likely are you to recommend Net Promoter Scores to your friends or family?

At the Library of the University of Amsterdam we implemented ARK PID's for the collections in the Alma Catalogue:

Just read "Built to last" by Mar Hicks in @logic magazine which does away with a lot of myths around COBOL:

I have learned a lot and will from now on contradict if someone casually makes fun of this programming language because it is "old".

In the week of the third post, "Change of course", in my series on LAM Digital Infrastructure at the Library of the University of Amsterdam, which started a year ago with a tweet critical of -

Because of the many uncertainties related to the COVID-19/Corona virus developments the local organisers and the international program committee have decided to cancel this year's ELAG conference in Riga, and postpone it to 2021

"Infrastructure for heritage institutions – first results": second post about our library digital infrastructure developments:

I could not find a comprehensive article on Persistent Identifiers for Heritage Objects, so I tried to write it myself. Here it is, published in Code4Lib Journal:

Don't forget to send in your proposals for ELAG 2020 in Riga in June, extended deadline February 19 -…

Do you want to share your brilliant library/archive/museum technology ideas or projects with the world? Submit your proposals before February 12 and come to Riga in June

Don't forget to send in your proposals for ELAG 2020 in Riga in June, deadline February 11…

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