Landis, Bill

Bill Landis


Head Public Services
Manuscripts & Archives

Committee Membership: 

Background

Education: B.A. in History, University of California, Santa Cruz; M.I.L.S., University of Michigan.

Publications:
  • "Thirty Years On: SAA and Descriptive Standards." (with Steven L. Hensen, Kathleen D. Roe, Michael Rush, William Stockting, and Victoria Irons Walch) American Archivist 74:Supplement 1 (2012): 706:1-706:36.
    Available http://archivists.metapress.com/content/15011hj3lg56t0t3/fulltext.pdf.
  • "Celebrating, Commemorating, and Experimenting: SAA@75." (guest editor) American Archivist Online Supplement: (2011): v-viii.
    Available http://archivists.metapress.com/content/h2l7584047q3/?p=a0a220980d6b461d93b754dec976942a&pi=7.
  • "Open-Access Publishing and the Transformation of the American Archivist Online." (with Paul Conway) American Archivist 74:2 (2011): 483-506.
  • "Promoting Shareability: Metadata Activities of the DLF Aquifer Initiative." (with Jenn Riley, John Chapman, Sarah L. Shreeves, and Laura Akerman) Journal of Library Metadata 8:3 (2008): 221-247.
  • "Plays Well With Others: DACS and CCO as Interoperable Metadata Content Standards." Visual Resources Association Bulletin 34:1 (2007): 97-103.
  • Archives and the Digital Library. (edited with Robin L. Chandler) Binghamton, NY: Haworth Information Press, 2006.
  • "Personas and Archetypes: Envisioning the 21st-Century Special Collections Professional." RBM 7:1 (2006): 40-48.
    Available http://rbm.highwire.org/content/7/1/40.full.pdf.
  • "Nuts and Bolts: Implementing Descriptive Standards to Enable Virtual Collections." Journal of Archival Organization 1:1 (2002): 81-92.
  • "Application of Dublin Core Metadata in the Description of Digital Primary Sources in Elementary School Classrooms." (with Anne J. Gilliland-Swetland and Yasmin B. Kafai) Journal of the American Society for Information Science (JASIS) 51: (2000): 193-201.
  • "Integrating Primary Sources into the Elementary School Classroom: A Case Study of Teachers’ Perspectives." (with Anne J. Gilliland-Swetland and Yasmin B. Kafai) Archivaria 48: (1999): 89-116.
    Available http://journals.sfu.ca/archivar/index.php/archivaria/article/view/12718.
  • "Redefining Access to Scholarly Journals: A Progress Report on JSTOR." (with Kristen L. Garlock and Sherry Piontek) Serials Review 23:1 (1997): 1-8.
  • "Archival Outreach on the World Wide Web." Archival Issues 20:2 (1995): 129-147.
    Available http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/45734.
  • "Recommendations for an Electronic Records Management System: A Case Study of a Small Business." (with Robert Royce) Archival Issues 20:1 (1995): 7-21.
    Available http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/45716.