About Karen Coyle
Karen Coyle is a librarian with over thirty years of experience with library technology.
now consults in a variety of areas relating to digital libraries.
has published dozens of articles and reports, most available on her
web site, kcoyle.net.
She has served on standards committees including the MARC standards group (MARBI), NISO committee AX for the OpenURL standard, and was an ALA representative to the e-book standards development that led to the ePub standard.
follows, writes, and speaks on a wide range policy areas, including intellectual property, privacy, and public access to information.
As a consultant she works primarily on metadata development and technology planning.
is currently investigating the possibilities offered by the semantic web and linked data technology.
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