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Erin Foster, MSLS

This is a liaison librarian bio page for Erin Foster

Duties & responsibilities

In this role, I contribute to university and campus-wide initiatives to develop policies, services, and infrastructure that enable faculty and students to curate, share, and preserve their research data. I also actively advocate for and promote the value of research data services within the institution by collaborating with members of the Indiana School of Medicine and the University Library Center for Digital Scholarship in the development of research data sharing and curation services related to the institutional data repository, DataWorks.

Special Interests

  • Data curation, management, sharing, preservation
  • Ontologies, terminologies, and controlled vocabularies
  • Open science efforts
  • Public access to research 
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