CIRSS - Research Areas Collections and Curation e-Science Digital Humanities Socio-technical Data Analytics

The GSLIS Center for Informatics Research in Science and Scholarship (CIRSS) conducts research on information problems that impact scientific and scholarly inquiry. Our projects and activities focus on how digital information can advance the work of scientists and scholars, the curation of research data, and the integration of information within and across disciplines and research communities.

CIRSS - Research Areas

Recent Publications

Gabb, H., Blake, C., & Lucic, A. (2015, March). A Method to Automatically Identify the Results from Journal Article. Paper presented at the 2015 iConference, Newport Beach, CA.
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Peng, G., Hou., C.-Y., Rife, D., & Dattore, R. (2014, December). NCAR Global Climate Four-Dimensional Data Assimilation (CFDDA) Hourly 40 km Reanalysis: a high-resolution dynamically downscaled climatography. Poster presented at the 2014 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA.
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Blake, C. (2015, March). Evidence-based Discovery. Paper presented at the 2015 iConference, Newport Beach, CA.
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McPhillips, T., Song, T., Kolisnik, T., Aulenbach, S., Belhajjame, K., ... & Ludäscher, B.  (2015, February). YesWorkflow: A User-Oriented Language-Independent Tool for Recovering Workflow Structure, Provenance, and Semantics from Scripts. Paper presented at the 10th International Digital Curation Conference, London, UK.
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Mayernik, M., Thompson, C. A., Williams, V., Allard, S., Palmer., C. L. & Tenopir, C. (2015, Feburary). Enriching Education with Exemplars in Practice: Iterative Development of Data Curation Internships. Paper presented at the 10th International Digital Curation Conference, London, UK.
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Chao, T. (2015, February). Mapping methods metadata for research data. Paper presented at the 10th International Digital Curation Conference, London, UK.
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Baker, K., Mayernik, M., Thompson, C. A., Nienhouse, E., Williams, S., & Worley, S. (2015, Februrary). Envisioning and Enacting a Coherent Organization-Wide View of Data. Poster presented at the 10th International Digital Curation Conference, London, UK.
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News

February 26, 2015
Registration now open for 2015 HTRC UnCamp
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February 19, 2015
CIRSS Affiliates and Students Participate in 2015 Data Curation Spring Institute at the University of Hong Kong
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January 26, 2015
CIRSS Participation at IDCC 2015
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December 09, 2014
CIRSS researchers to present at the 2014 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting
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Events

Upcoming:

E-Research Roundtable
Data, Inquiry, and Domain Specificity
Leaders: Matt Turk, Research Scientist, NCSA
March 04, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
LIS 242

CIRSS Seminar
What We Don’t Know We Don’t Know: Open Access and it’s impact on the changing scholarly landscape
Leaders: Gregg Gordon, CEO of the Social Science Research Network (SSRN)
March 06, 4:00 pm - 5:00pm
LIS 126

E-Research Roundtable
Workset Creation for Scholarly Analysis (WCSA) Project Update
Leaders: Jacob Jett, Colleen Fallaw, Tim Cole, Stephen Downie, and Megan Senseney
March 11, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
LIS 242

Past:

CIRSS Seminar
Digital Humanities at Illinois: A Conversation
Leaders: Dianne Harris (Director of the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities), Kevin Hamilton (Associate Professor in the School of Art and Design) and Maria Bonn (Senior Lecturer at GSLIS)
February 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Room 126 LIS

CIRSS Seminar
Audio Content Based Music Information Retrieval
Leaders: GSLIS 2014-2015 Scholar-in-residence Ning Chen, Associate Professor, School of Information Science and Technology, East China University of  Science and Technology
February 06, 4:00 pm - 5:00pm
LIS 126