The Stanford Libraries have started an initiative to bring together users of the open source data analysis software R from all over campus. Our goal is to build a robust community of Stanford R users to better support campus research and teaching. We will be co-sponsoring the useR conference this year and hope to bring together both experts and new users to provide each other with expert support around R.
Friday, March 25, 2016
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
KQED Arts featured the latest creative project of Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison, “widely known as the parents of the eco-art movement.” As reported in the article, “The Harrisons’ acclaim is so great that a few years ago the Getty Research Institute and Stanford University both expressed interest in housing their archives. Stanford won.
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Beyond the Stacks: Innovative Careers in Library and Information Science, a podcast series sponsored by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, interviewed Stanford curator Henry Lowood on the topics of the history of Silicon Valley, historical game studies, emulation, and video game and software history and preservation: “Through my career, I continue to be active as a historian...