JHUDMS Presentation at CNI Fall Membership Meeting

Barbara Pralle and Betsy Gunia presented at the CNI Fall Membership Meeting in Washington DC, December 8th, 2014 (link). They discussed the work involved in developing the Small Data Collections Archiving Service, an archiving service that JHUDMS began offering in July of 2014.


Institutional Research Data Management: Policies, Planning, Services and Surveys

David Fearon (JHU Data Management Services) and Andrew Sallans (Center for Open Science) presented at CNI Fall 2013 Membership Meeting in Washington DC, December 2013 (abstract and slides are available online.)  David and Andrew discussed the ARL SPEC Kit on Research Data Management Services, for which both were co-authors, detailing development of the study, some of […]


Building Data Management Services at Johns Hopkins University

Barbara Pralle and Sayeed Choudhury presented at the Coalition for Networked Information in Fall 2011 (slides are available online). The JHU Data Management services group was launched in July 2011 to provide data management planning support to JHU PIs preparing NSF proposals and to make available data management and archiving services, using systems developed by the […]


Data Curation Service Models

On March 22, 2012 Barbara Pralle participated in the Data Curation Services Models Panel at RDAP moderated by Matt Mayernik of National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). This presentation discussed how current data management and curation services at Johns Hopkins were developed by building on experiences of the past fifteen years.  The presentation took a […]


Choosing a Discovery Tool for YOUR Unique Library

On November 3, 2011, Jennifer Castaldo moderated and presented on a panel at the Charleston Conference. The proceedings paper is currently available online and will be published by Purdue University in October 2012. Abstract: Our users want an easier way to search library resources and currently there are many discovery tools available, which can seem daunting.  How […]


Establishing Data Management Services

On October 31, 2011 Barbara Pralle and Sayeed Choudhury presented at the Digital Library Federation forum.  The presentation is available online. With increasing expectations among funding bodies that researchers establish formal data management plans, Johns Hopkins University has created a set of data management services within a dedicated program to support researchers that leverages the […]


Presentation: The Value of Virtual Libraries

Several memebers of the ELP team gave a lively presentation to the BioIT Coalititon about the value of having virtual libraries and how they can create effective access to information. The Value of Virtual Libraries: Creating Effective Access to Information. Presented by Susan Payne, Barbara Pralle, and Judy Smith (November 18, 2008). Location:  JHU Montgomery […]


Conducting Virtual Focus Groups with Distance Adult Learners

How do you reach a completely online population to get insight when you don’t have opportunities to communicate with your users in person?  Assessing library resources and services at a distance holds unique challenges in gathering the data needed for making informed decisions.  Without being able to see people use your resources, how do you […]