Introduction to Scientific Data Informatics: Spring 2014


William L. Anderson


University of Texas at Austin


Spring 2014


We examine the information properties of scientific data, develop criteria to appraise some properties of scientific data sets, take an expedition into the Semantic Web and the growing network of Linked Data, examine issues of long-term management of, and access to, scientific data, and endeavor to write a semantically marked up and enhanced term paper about what we learn.

Required Textbook:

No required textbook.

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