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April 14, 2006 | Matt Pasiewicz
In this 28 minute recording, I sit down with Denise Troll Covey, Principal Librarian for Special Projects at Carnegie Mellon University.  Tune-in as she shares some thoughts about her work covering the Orphan Works debate, insights on fair use and DRM, and close with some thoughts on social...
April 14, 2006 | Matt Pasiewicz
In this 23 minute recording, I'll sit down with Don Waters, Program Officer for Scholarly Communication at The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.  Among other things, we'll talk about broadly about their activities relating to digital library initiatives, Mellon's call for Urgent Action to Preserve...
April 14, 2006 | Matt Pasiewicz
In this 42 minute recording, I sit down with the President of Ithaka, Kevin Guthrie, to learn a bit more about  JSTOR and Ithaka.  Along the way, we'll learn more about  their study on open source in higher education and the feasilbility of something like an EduCore. 
April 14, 2006 | Matt Pasiewicz
In this 31 minute recording, I sit down with Ira Fuchs, Vice President for Research in Information Technology at the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.  We'll talk broadly about open source, his vision for EduCore, and software like Zimbra, Chandler, Moodle and Sakai.  This interview is...
April 14, 2006 | Matt Pasiewicz
In this eight minute podcast, I sit down with Brad Wheeler for a brief discussion about what some new and interesting developments in open source.  We'll chat about the potential for a service like EduCore, activities associated with integrating library systems in Sakai, and the launch of...


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