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Bree Norlander

CV Research Coordinator, Technology & Social Change Group
norlab@uw.edu
Bloedel Hall

Specializations

  • Data Science
  • Data Curation

Biography

Bree is a Research Coordinator & Analyst 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 also works as a project manager for the UW iSchool’s Open Data Literacy program. Her research focuses on curating Open Data and analyzing Open Data in new and creative ways to advance and expand scientific scholarship.

Education

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

Publications and Contributions

  • 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
  • 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

  • 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