Publications

Journals

  • Millerand, F., D.Ribes, K.S.Baker, and G.C.Bowker, 2012. Making an Issue out of a Standard: Storytelling Practices in a Scientific Community. Science, Technology & Human Values, online. (online) | (pdf)
  • HKarasti, KSBaker, and FMillerand, 2010. Infrastructure Time: Long-Term Matters in Collaborative Development. Computer Supported Cooperative Work - An International Journal 19: 377-415. Special Issue on Supporting Scientific Collaboration Through Cyberinfrastructure and e-Science. DOI: 10.1007/s10606-010-9113-z (pdf)
  • DRibes and CLee, 2010. Sociotechnical Studies of Cyberinfrastructure and e-Research: Current Themes and Future Trajectories. Computer Supported Cooperative Work - An International Journal 19: 231-244. Special Issue on Supporting Scientific Collaboration Through Cyberinfrastructure and e-Science. DOI: 10.1007/s10606-010-9113-z (pdf)
  • EAronova, KBaker, and NOreskes, 2010. From the International Geophysical Year to the International Biological Program: Big Science and Big Data in Biology, 1957-present. Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences 40(2):183-224. (pdf)
  • FMillerand and KSBaker, 2010. Who are the users? From a single users to a web of users in the design of a working standard. Information Systems Journal 20:137-161. DOI 10.1111/j.1365-2575.2009.00338.x (pdf)
  • KSBaker and LYarmey, 2009. Data Stewardship: Environmental Data Curation and a Web-of-Repositories. International Journal of Digital Curation 4(2):12-27. (pdf)
  • DRibes and GCBowker, 2009. Between meaning and machine: learning to represent the knowledge of communities. Information and Organization 19(4):199-217. (pdf)
  • DRibes and TAFinholt, 2009. The long now of infrastructure: Articulating tensions in development. Journal for the Association of Information Systems (JAIS) 10(5):375-398. Special issue on eInfrastructures (pdf)
  • KSBaker and CLChandler, 2008. Enabling long-term oceanographic research: Changing data practices, information management strategies and informatics. Deep Sea Research II 55(18-19):2132-2142. Special Series Palmer Long-Term Ecological Research. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2008.05.009 (pdf)
  • HKarasti and KSBaker, 2008. Digital Data Practices and the Global Long Term Ecological Research Program. International Journal of Digital Curation 3(2):42-58 (pdf)
  • KSBaker and GCBowker, 2007. Information Ecology: Open System Environment for Data, Memories and Knowing. Journal of Intelligent Information Systems 29(1):127-144. (pdf)
  • HKarasti, KSBaker and EHalkola, 2006. Enriching the Notion of Data Curation in e-Science: Data Managing and Information Infrastructuring in the Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) Network. Computer Supported Cooperative Work 15(4):321-358. Special Issue: Collaboration in e-Research (pdf)
  • WTurner, GBowker, LGasser, and MZackland, 2006. Information Infrastructures for Distributed Collective Practices. Computer Supported Cooperative Work 15:93-110. (pdf)

Books, Book Chapters, Reports, Thesis

  • C.M.Laney, D.P.C.Peters, K.S.Baker, and K.W.Ramsey, accepted. The History and Organization of the EcoTrends Project. Chapter 2 In Long-Term Trends in Ecological Systems: A Basis for Understanding Responses to Global Change. Peters, DPC, Laney CM, Lugo AE, Collins SL, Driscoll CT, Groffman PM, Grove JM, Knapp AK, Kratz TK, Ohman MD, Waide RB, and Yao J. 201X. USDA Agricultural Research Service Publication No. XX. Washington, D.C. (abstract)
  • C.M.Laney, K.S.Baker, D.P.C.Peters, and K.W.Ramsey, accepted. Recommendations for Information Management. Chapter 15 In Long-Term Trends in Ecological Systems: A Basis for Understanding Responses to Global Change. Peters, DPC, Laney CM, Lugo AE, Collins SL, Driscoll CT, Groffman PM, Grove JM, Knapp AK, Kratz TK, Ohman MD, Waide RB, and Yao J. 201X. USDA Agricultural Research Service Publication No. XX. Washington, D.C. (abstract)
  • KSBaker and F.Millerand, 2010. Infrastructuring Ecology: Challenges in Achieving Data Sharing. In Collaboration in the New Life Sciences. J.Parker, N.Vermeulen, and B.Penders (eds), Ashgate, Surrey, England: p. 111-138. (pdf)
  • GCBowker, KSBaker, FMillerand, and DRibes, 2010. Towards Information Infrastructure Studies: Ways of Knowing in a Networked Environment. In Jeremy Hunsinger, Lisbeth Klastrup and Matthew Allen (eds), International Handbook of Internet Research (New York: Springer): p. 97-117. (pdf)
  • FMillerand and GCBowker, 2009. Metadata Standards: Trajectories and Enactment in the Life of an Ontology. In S. L. Star & M. Lampland (Eds.), Standards and Their Stories: How Quantifying, Classifying, and Formalizing Practices Shape Everyday Life, Cornell University Press, p. 149-176 (pdf)
  • FMillerand and GCBowker, 2008. Metadata, trajectories et « énaction ». In C. Rosental (Ed.), La cognition au prisme des sciences sociales (p. 277-303). Paris: Editions des Archives Contemporaines. (pdf)
  • DRibes and GCBowker, 2008. Organizing for Multidisciplinary Collaboration: The Case of the Geosciences Network. Scientific Collaboration on the Internet. Ed. GMOlson, JSOlson, AZimmerman. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2008 (pdf)
  • PEdwards, SJJackson, GCBowker, and CPKnobel, 2007. Understanding Infrastructure: Dynamics, Tensions, and Design. NSF Report (pdf)
  • DRibes, 2006. Universal Informatics: Building Cyberinfrastructure, Interoperating the Geosciences. PhD Thesis. University of California, San Diego.
  • GCBowker, 2006. Memory Practices in the Sciences. (link)
  • KSBaker, 2005. Informatics and the Environmental Sciences. SIO Technical Report Series. (pdf)
  • Stocks, KI and KSBaker, 2005. CalCOFI Data Management: White Paper. SIO Technical Report. (pdf)
  • KSBaker and HKarasti, 2004. The Long-Term Information Management Trajectory: Working to Support Data, Science and Technology. SIO Technical Report Series. (pdf)
  • HKarasti, KBaker, and GCBowker, 2003. Proceedings of the Computer Supported Scientific Collaboration Workshop, Eighth European Conference on Computer Supported Coperative Work, Helsinki, Finland, 14 September 2003. (pdf)

Proceedings, Symposiums

  • Yarmey, L. and K.S. Baker, 2013. Toward Standardization: A Participatory Framework for the Process of Developing Scientific Metadata Standards. Proceedings of the 8th International Digital Curation Conference. Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 15-16 January 2013. (pdf)
  • Lindseth, B. and K.Baker, 2012. Collaborative Design of an Oceanographic Event Logger. Proceedings of the Computer Supported Cooperative Work, p.1195-1198. CSCW’12, Feb 11-15, 2012. Seattle, WA. (pdf)
  • Gold, A., 2010. Data Curation and Libraries, White Paper first presented at American Geophysical Meeting 2009. (online) | (pdf)
  • DRibes and TAFinholt, 2008. Representing community: Knowing users in the face of changing constituencies. Proceedings of the 2008 ACM conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), San Diego, CA. (pdf)
  • HKarasti, and KSBaker , 2008. Community Design: Growing One's Own Information Infrastructure. Proceedings of the Participatory Design Conference. 30Sep-04Oct, 2008, Bloomington, IN. (pdf)
  • DRibes and KSBaker, 2007. Modes of Social Science Engagement in Community Infrastructure Design. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Communities and Technology, Springer. (pdf)
  • DRibes and TAFinholt, 2007. Tensions across the Scales: Planning Infrastructure for the Long-Term. Proceedings of the 2007 international ACM SIGGROUP conference on Supporting group work, Sanibel Island, Florida, USA. (pdf)
  • DRibes and TAFinholt, 2007. Planning infrastructure for the long- term: Learning from cases in the natural sciences. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on e-Social Science, Ann Arbor, MI June 2006. (pdf)
  • HKarasti, KSBaker, and KSchleidt, 2007. Digital Data Practices and the Long Term Ecological Research Program. International Journal of Digital Curation. presented at the Digital Curation Conference 2007 (pdf)
  • KSBaker and FMillerand, 2007. Scientific Infrastructure Design: Information Environments and Knowledge Provinces. Proceedings of the American Society of Information Science and Technology. (pdf)
  • KSBaker and FMillerand, 2007. Articulation Work Supporting Information Infrastructure Design: Coordination, Categorization, and Assessment in Practice. Proceedings of the 40th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences. (pdf)
  • KSBaker and KIStocks, 2007. Building Environmental Information Systems: Myths and Interdisciplinary Lessons. Proceedings of the 40th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences. (pdf)
  • DRibes and KSBaker, 2006. Elements of Social Science Engagement in Information Infrastructure Design. Proceedings of the Seventh Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research 21-24 May 2006. San Diego, CA, p450-451. (pdf)
  • KSBaker, SJ Jackson, and JR Wanetick, 2005. Strategies Supporting Heterogeneous Data and Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Towards an Ocean Informatics Environment in Proceedings of the 38th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) 2005, 3-6 January, Big Island, Hawaii, pp. 1-10, IEEE, New Brunswick, NJ. (pdf)
  • DRibes, 2005. The Positions of the Social Scientists: Social and Technical Act of Intervention. JCDL Studying Digital Library Users in the Wild. June 7-11, 2005, Denver, Colorado, USA. (pdf)
  • DRibes, KSBaker, FMillerand, GCBowker, 2005. Comparative Interoperability Project: Configurations of Community, Technology, and Organization. Proceedings of the Second ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries. New York, ACM Press. (pdf)
  • KSBaker, DRibes, FMillerand, GCBowker, 2005. Interoperability Strategies for Scientific Cyberinfrastructure: Research Practice. Proceedings American Society for Information Systems and Technology. (pdf)
  • MKhoo and DRibes, 2005. Studying Digital Library Users in the Wild: Theories, Methods, and Analytical Approaches. D-Lib Magazine 11(7/8) (link)
  • SJJackson and KSBaker, 2004. Ecological Design, Collaborative Care, and Ocean Informatics in Proceedings of the Participatory Design Conference, 27-31 July, Toronto, Canada, CPSR, Palo Alto, CA, 2004. (pdf)

Other (Workshops, Posters, Newsletters)

  • JPhinney, KBaker, SMesick (co-conveners), 2009. Zooplankton Workshop: PACOOS Data and Information Infrastructure for the CA Current Large Marine Ecosystem including Mexico, USA and Canada. June 9-10, 2009, SIO/UCSD, La Jolla, CA. (pdf)
  • KSBaker, HKarasti, and FMillerand, 2008. Mediation Roles, Local Scientific Data Communities, and Bottom-Up Infrastructure. Computer Supported Cooperative Work Conference, San Diego, CSCW2008, Position Paper Workshop: Designing Cyberinfrastructure to Support Science (CLee, MBietz, and DRibes) (pdf)
  • CLee, MBietz and DRibes, 2008. Designing Cyberinfrastructure to Support Science. Computer Supported Cooperative Work Conference Workshop, San Diego, CSCW2008. (pdf)
  • HKarasti, 2008. FinLTSER Network: New addition to the global network. LTER Databits Newsletter Spring 2008. (pdf)
  • HKarasti and KSBaker, 2007. Digital Data Practices and the Long Term Ecological Research Program. DCC presentation (pdf)
  • FMillerand, 2007. On-going research collaboration, LTER DataBits Newsletter Spring 2007. (link)
  • Who Cares About Biodiversity? Miriam Schulman, Santa Clara Magazine. (pdf)
  • On the Web, everything except sharing : Creating a Digital Commons for Data Would Help Us Tackle Global Problems. Geoffrey C Bowker, San Jose Mercury News. (pdf)
  • PEdwards, SJackson, and G.Bowker NSF Workshop Organizers. June 2006 (NSF, Washington DC). History and Theory of Infrastructure: Distilling Lessons for New Scientific Cyberinfrastructures. (link)
  • Public too tolerant of intrusions. Geoffrey C Bowker, San Jose Mercury News. (pdf)
  • FMillerand, 2006. Science Studies Seminar: Standardization in Ecology: Enacting the Ecological Metadata Language (pdf)
  • DRibes, KSBaker, (2006). Elements of Social Science Engagement in Information Infrastructure Design. 7th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research, May 21-24, San Diego CA. (pdf)
  • KSBaker, DRibes, FMillerand, GCBowker, (2006). Human Social Dynamics: Interoperability Strategies for Scientific Cyberinfrastructure. LTER Palmer NSF Review, May 8-9, Gloucester Point,VA. (pdf)
  • FMillerand, DRibes, KSBaker, GCBowker, 2005. Comparative Interoperability Project: Collaborative Science, Interoperability Strategies, and Distributing Cognition. Artifacts and Collectives Workshop. 4-6 July, Lyon, France. (pdf)
  • KSBaker, GCBowker, FMillerand, DRibes, 2005. Continuing an Ethnographic Approach - Interoperability Strategies for Scientific Cyberinfrastructure: A Comparative Study. LTER Network Newsletter Spring 2005, (pdf)
  • GCBowker, International Conference Digital Divide or Digital Commons: Toward Global Knowledge Sharing (organizer). Center for Science, Technology and Society (CSTS); 21April2005. (pdf)