Timothy W. Cole

Mathematics Librarian
CIRSS Coordinator for Library Applications (GSLIS)
Professor of Library and Information Science
Professor, University Library

Mathematics Library
216 Altgeld Hall (MC-382)
1409 W. Green St.
Urbana, IL 61801

Grainger Engineering Library Information Center
157 Grainger Library (MC-274)
1301 W. Springfield Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801



Curriculum Vitae


Faculty Appointments (all University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

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(At UIUC Graduate School of Library & Information Science; some team taught)

Research Interests

Metadata best practices, library information technologies; digital library system design, digital library interoperability protocols, linked open data creation & applications, discovery & access system design, and the use of XML for encoding metadata and digitized scholarly resources in science, mathematics and literature.

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