Dr. Marciano to speak at the CCI Distinguished Speaker Series

CCI Distinguished Speaker Series at Drexel University: Dr. Richard Marciano

April 18th. 2019

11:00 AM-12:00 PM
The Quorum
3675 Market Street
2nd Floor, Q4B
Philadelphia, PA 19104

The College of Computing & Informatics’ Metadata Research Center is proud to present a lecture from Dr. Richard Marciano (Professor in the College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland and Director of the Digital Curation Innovation Center) as part of the 2019 Distinguished Speaker Series:
“Developing a Computational Framework for Library and Archival Education”
Abstract: The Digital Curation Innovation Center (DCIC) at the University of Maryland’s iSchool, along with international partners, are exploring the foundation and building blocks for an integrated library and archival educational curriculum centered on computational treatments of large complex collections. This is designed to prepare the next generation of librarians and archivists to meet the evolving needs of professionals working with digital collections. The talk will discuss the latest developments in this space, with big cultural data examples, and present opportunities for collaboration. Read More