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Branner Library News

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Christina Garcia

Welcome to Christine Garcia, Geoscience Specimen Curator

October 9, 2022
by Julie Sweetkind-Singer

Stanford Libraries and the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability (SDSS) are delighted to announce that Christine (Chrissy) Garcia will be joining Stanford Libraries on November 14, 2022 as the Geoscience Specimen Collections Curator and Manager.  This unique position sits within the Libraries, but will be responsible for managing the rock, mineral, and paleontology collections for the School.  This collaboration will combine the expertise of both groups with active faculty input on the historical and contemporaneous collections and the libraries deep knowledge of material management, metadata standards, physical and digital preservation, and digitization workflows.

Fall 2022 Gear-Up for Science Data

September 25, 2022
by Alma Elizabeth Parada

Working with science data can be tough! Real datasets are often complex, with each type of data bringing along it its own needs for quality control, management, and analysis. Feeling overwhelmed? You're not alone!

The Stanford Libraries and the Lane Medical Library are very excited to announce that the Fall 2022 Gear-Up will focus on dealing with real data in the sciences. This event will consist of a series of virtual and hybrid workshops over 3 days, Monday - Wednesday October 10-12, culminating in an in-person research symposium and social hour on Thursday, October 13, 2022.

New Resources in Branner Library

Following is a listing of new print and e-books recently added to the Branner Earth Sciences Library.

  1. edited by Philip C. Short, Harvey Henson, John R. McConnell. 2022

  2. Nicola Lecca. 2022

  3. edited by Gustavo de L.T. Oliveira, Juan Liu and Ben M. McKay. 2022

Julie Sweetkind-Singer

Associate University Librarian for Collections and Public Services

DMP Tool / Amy Hodge