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HELLO! I used to be Vicky Steeves, then @remram44 and I got married, so now I'm Vicky Rampin, so I'm doing another

I'm a librarian focusing on research reproducibility + research data management.
I gave an interview about me/my work:

I love FOSS, open access, open educational resources, open EVERYTHING

I hate the corporate capture of scholarship

I also love my super cute black cat Little Boss

i hate that there's a chan Zuckerberg open science thing and I'm surprised people participate in it :(

trying to find mental strength to do anything these days is really hard

if you overload microsoft.​com with requests, that's an MS-DOS

hi @olivia , you might consider adding a CW of "Twitter post" or "birbsite" to your cross posted retweets. many folks come here specially to not see things from Twitter

Just submitted a proposal for a Wikidata identifier for the NARA file format preservation plans! (If anyone wants to add support to the discussion:

Are you a teacher?

Please share what #FreeSoftware do you use at #school so we can exchange solutions.

For example, at my online course I use for myself and students:

- GNU/Linux
- LibreOffice Writer
- LibreOffice Calc
- LibreOffice Impress
(Open Document Format is mandatory for all)
- Firefox browser
- Jitsi Meet
- Geany
- WordPress
- CryptPad
- F-Droid

If you love #education, please boost.

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I just handed in my final internship report which means.........


what pens are people using for their reMarkable 2's? I cannot stand having to replace the nibs anymore on the stock pen that comes with it, I have to do it so often. What are the alternatives y'all are using? MUST support the eraser function

Good afternoon! We've had an exception made to our hiring freeze for the Electronic Resources Librarian position, so if that's your jam--please join us!

I'm on the search committee & can therefore answer limited questions!

I'm still fucked up from learning the other day that sharks are older than Saturn's rings

are oligarchs in scholarly publishing gonna oligarch? YES

but this is a victory towards a SOCIAL and POLITICAL shift to open access? ALSO YES. Have a fucking cookie y'all

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is SUCH a joyless space and it's so sad because there are so many amazing people doing amazing things.......and then the great news about an OA policy at the USA federal level comes out and everyone immediately Eeyores

listen, I get being realistic but there needs to SOME celebration and joy

The US Office of Science and Technology Policy, under the direction of Dr. Alondra Nelson, has directed the immediate (green) open access to all articles and at least some data arising from federally-funded research.

Other dissemination genres (conference papers, book chapters, and the like) under consideration.

New agency policies must drop by the end of 2025.

The Loon may have things to say about this later.

As Biden 'considers' canceling student debt, remember 1800's Hawaii had the world's highest literacy rate, invented submarines before Western sci-fi dreamt them, & we had FREE education & world's first universal healthcare, before the US backed a military coup & ghettoized us.

My final project is due at 5pm tonight and it's all I'm doing today.

After this is submitted, I need to finish my internship by Friday.

Then my degree is officially motherfucking D O N E

I can actually go back to working normal number of hours and having a life again (COVID and monkeypox pending...) and maybe recovering from a year of GI sickness lolololol

obviously I think of him as Dr. Jacoby first but I can't get Gideon and Riff out of my head now

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someone explain to me why Russ Tamblyn is in MANY of my favourite movie musicals?????

I knew about "West Side Story" but totally did not clock that he was Gideon in "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" !!!!!!

Also, someone keeps boosting twitter repeaters onto my timeline. What you do in private is your own business but please don’t encourage twitter users to treat fedi as a void they yell into

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