Researching the Histories of Cataloguing to (try to) Make Better Metadata

Event time: 
Thursday, January 19, 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Sterling Memorial Library (SML) See map
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Calendar Speaker/Performer: 
Rossitza Atanassova (Digital Curator, British Library) and James Baker (Director of Digital Humanities, University of Southampton)
Event description: 

Join us in the DHLab as Rossitza Atanassova (British Library) and James Baker (University of Southampton) discuss their work on histories of cataloging. They will provide an overview of computational approaches to analyzing and characterizing historical cataloging labor, and the purpose of that work: to support the production and maintenance of better and more equitable collection catalogs