Bree Norlander

CV Data Scientist, Technology & Social Change Group
norlab@uw.edu
Bloedel Hall

Specializations

  • Data Science
  • Data Curation

Biography

Bree is a Data Scientist in the Technology & Social Change (TASCHA) Group at the University of Washington (UW) Information School. She received her M.L.I.S. from the UW iSchool specializing in Data Science and Data Curation. She is currently scouring the internet for open data, analyzing public library data, and teaching a Data Curation course.

Education

  • MLIS, University of Washington, 2017
  • BA, Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, 1997

Publications and Contributions

  • Conference Poster
  • Journal Article, Professional Journal
    Public Libraries and Open Government Data: Partnerships for Progress (2021)
    Library Journal Authors: Carole L Palmer, Nicholas Weber, Kaitlin Throgmorton, Bree Norlander
  • Data visualization tool
    Development and Access to Information Dashboards (DA2i) (2020)
    Authors: Maria Garrido, Daniel Rekshan, Manisha Vyas, Lucas Koepke, Bree Norlander, Chris Rothschild, Araba Sey, Chris Jowaisas
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Using Open Data to Inform PublicLibrary Branch Services (2020)
    Public Library Quarterly, Page 1-13 Authors: Nicholas Weber, Bree Norlander, K. R. Ostler
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Benefits of Crowdsourcing for Libraries in the Global South: A Case Study from Africa (2020)
    IFLA Journal Authors: Renee Lynch, Jason Young, Stanley Boakye-Achampong, Chris Jowaisas, Joel Sam, Bree Norlander
  • Conference Short Paper
    Open data in public libraries: Gauging activities and supporting ambitions (2020)
    Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science & Technology, Volume 57, Issue 1 Authors: Kaitlin Fender Throgmorton, Bree Norlander, Carole L Palmer
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Using Open Data to Inform Public Library Branch Services (2020)
    Public Library Quartlery Authors: Karalyn R. Ostler, Bree Norlander, Bree Norlander
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Volunteer geographic information in the Global South: barriers to local implementation of mapping projects across Africa (2020)
    GEOJOURNAL, ISBN/ISSN: 0343-2521 Authors: Jason Young, Renee Lynch, Stanley Boakye-Achampong, Chris Jowaisas, Joel Sam, Bree Norlander
  • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal
    Open Data Literacy and the Library (2019)
    Alki: The Washington Library Association Journal, Volume 36, Issue 2, Page 27-29, ISBN/ISSN: 8756-4173 Authors: Kaitlin Throgmorton, Bree Norlander, Carole L Palmer
  • Conference Paper
    Open Data Publishing by Public Libraries (2019)
    Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL '19) Authors: Nicholas Weber, Bree Norlander
  • Report Chapter
    Progress toward meaningful A2I, and emerging threats (2019)
    Development and Access to Information, Page 3-15 Authors: Maria Garrido, Michelle Fellows, Bree Norlander
  • Conference Poster
    Advancing Open Data: Aligning Education with Public Sector Data Challenges (2018)
    ASIS&T 2018: Proceedings of the 81st annual meeting Authors: Nicholas Weber, Bree Norlander, Carole L Palmer
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    The state of OA: a large-scale analysis of the prevalence and impact of Open Access articles (2018)
    PeerJ, Volume 6, Issue e4375 Authors: Heather Piwowar, Jason Priem, Vincent Larivière, Juan Pablo Alperin, Lisa Matthias, Bree Norlander, Ashley Farley, Jevin West, Stefanie Haustein

Presentations

  • E-rate Funding and Libraries: Preliminary Analysis of Trends Post-Modernization (2021)
    iConference 2021 - Beijing, China
  • Libraries and E-Rate Funding: How I Built a Data Pipeline in R from a Scheduled R Script on AWS to a Shiny Dashboard (2020)
    Government Advances in Statistical Programming (GASP) 2020 - Virtual
  • Open Data in Public Libraries: Gauging Activities and Supporting Ambitions (2020)
    2020 ASIS&T Virtual Annual Meeting - Virtual
  • Open Data Publishing by Public Libraries (2019)
    Joint Conference on Digital Libraries - Urbana-Champaign, IL
  • What data does your community need the most? (2019)
    Washington State Library: First Tuesdays Webinars - Seattle, WA (online)
  • Advancing Open Data: Aligning Education with Public Sector Data Challenges (2018)
    Association for Information Science & Technology Annual Meeting - Vancouver, British Columbia