Only the beginning

With a week of reflection after departing MSUDAI 2.0, I have come to realize that what I was able to create in the CopperMINeS Digital Atlas is nowhere near a finished product (not a surprise) but is actually a fantastic starting point from which I can build what I...

Unexpected considerations – Obtaining copyright privileges

Boy a year can sure go by quickly, particularly when plans for a project change as you go through the process of trial and error in seeing what does or doesn’t work for the project. Although the project in a broader sense has moved forward considerably, the digital...

Moving forward with Bootleaf and Github

The past several weeks have been relatively productive, both in terms of making progress on the digital component of the Northern Indigenous Copper Database and the more mundane organizational tasks associated with preparing a large dataset.  Working with my...

Managing Expectations (Or, Why the wheel is fine how it is)

Since my previous update on the Northern Indigenous Copper Database, I have come to some important realizations about the scope of my project, particularly in light of all of the other priorities that require my attention and time that I am sure everyone is dealing...