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Chris Freeland

  • Associate University Librarian
  • Washington University in St. Louis
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  • 16PublicationsNumber of items in Chris's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

natural history literature.natural language processingbibliometricshuman-computer interactionBiodiversity informatics

About

Chris Freeland is an Associate University Librarian, Washington University Libraries at Washington University in St. Louis. Mr. Freeland is the Founding Director of the Center for Biodiversity Informatics at the Missouri Botanical Garden and the Founding Technical Director of the Biodiversity Heritage Library. Mr. Freeland has an M.S. in Biological Sciences from Eastern Illinois University and has worked as a technologist in scientific organizations and libraries for more than 15 years. He has been a project manager for several large informatics and academic computing projects, including the development of the Tropicos botanical information system, online at www.tropicos.org, and the BHL, online at www.biodiversitylibrary.org.

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    Ashok Kumar DwivediMaulana Azad National Institute of Technology

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    Cyndy ParrUSDA-ARS-National Agricultural Library

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  • Robert H. McDonald

    Robert H. McDonaldPervasive Technology Institute, Indiana University

  • Vijay Barve

    Vijay BarveFlorida Museum of Natural History

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Publications (5)

  • Discovery and publishing of primary biodiversity data associated with multimedia resources: the audubon core strategies and approaches

    • Morris R
    • Barve V
    • Carausu M
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  • The taxonomic name resolution service: an online tool for automated standardization of plant names

    • Boyle B
    • Hopkins N
    • Lu Z
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  • The taxonomic name resolution service: an online tool for automated standardization of plant names.

    • Boyle B
    • Hopkins N
    • Lu Z
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  • From taxonomic literature to cybertaxonomic content

    • Miller J
    • Dikow T
    • Agosti D
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  • An evaluation of taxonomic name finding & next steps in Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) developments

    • Freeland C
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Professional experience

Associate University Librarian

Washington University in St. Louis

February 2013 - Present

Technical Director

Biodiversity Heritage Library

December 2006 - August 2012(6 years)

Director, Center for Biodiversity Informatics

Missouri Botanical Garden

February 2000 - August 2012(13 years)

Education history

MS, Biological Sciences

Eastern Illinois University

August 1996 - July 1997(a year)