Data+ Faculty Lead. Breaking the Bundle: Analyzing Duke’s Journal Subscriptions. May 28, 2019 - August 2, 2019

Projects & Field Work

Cathy Lee (Statistics) and Jennifer Zheng (Math, Emory University) spent ten weeks building tools to help Duke University Libraries better understand its journal purchasing practice. Using a combination of web-scraping and data-merging algorithms, the team created a dashboard to help library strategists visualize and optimize journal selection.

Service Performed By

Role

  • Data+ Faculty Lead

Date

  • May 28, 2019 - August 2, 2019

Host Organization

  • Breaking the Bundle: Analyzing Duke’s Journal Subscriptions