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March 16, 2007

Seminar: Open Data and Open Access Publishing in the Chemical Sciences

The Scientific Communication Initiative at GSLIS is pleased to announce a public presentation by Dr. Peter Murray-Rust on open data and open access publishing in the chemical sciences.

Date/Time: 1:00 PM, Friday March 23rd
Location: Room 126, Library and Information Science Building (LISB), 501 East Daniel Street. (Enter building from the east door.)
The presentation will be followed by an informal discussion with Dr. Murray-Rust from 2-3 PM in room 131.

Dr. Murray-Rust is a faculty member at the University of Cambridge, UK. His research is focused on molecular informatics, with particular emphasis on how the chemical literature can be text- and data-mined to discover new science from heterogeneous data sources, and the development and application of Chemical Markup Language (CML). For more information, please see http://www.ch.cam.ac.uk/staff/pm.html.

Announced by:
Carole Palmer and Bryan Heidorn
Scientific Communication Initiative
http://sci.lis.uiuc.edu/

Posted by Katie Newman at March 16, 2007 10:10 AM