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

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

I hate the corporate capture of scholarship

I co-founded an open source, open access repo for LIS scholarship:

I also love my super cute black cat Little Boss & my partner @remram44

wait today is also twin peaks day! I have a twin peaks tattoo but apparently no photos. trust me, it's there. catch me with shorts/a skirt on. it's cute.

anyway, happy twin peaks day and go forth to eat cherry pie!

If I could time travel, I would correct just one letter in the Declaration of Independence so we all have the right to Life, Liberty, and the fursuit of Happiness

do you ever just attend a meeting with IT and then want to flip every table you see after it ends

buffoonery levels are 45% and falling

(45%) β– β– β– β– β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘

Exciting news -- we've passed the next stretch goal and are in the final days on my #Kickstarter for Snake People: A Game of Anticipatory Grief as part of #ZineQuest

getting awesome digital art for holding scenes in front of you when playing. Preview here:

prof: this class is technically the introduction to C, but I'm not teaching you C so here's some tutorials

also prof: learn C and write a 2 pass linker in 1 month with a bunch of specific rules


I truly suck at brainstorming job talks for faculty candidates coming to campus

what are some of y'alls favourites that you've either been asked, or asked others?


'high culture' is when you smoke the 420 herb while watching an opera

Looking for a #remote #job in #python and #django? It would be part time, some 20 hours a week, you set your own hours.

Message me for details if interested.

Hi #lazyDIYweb !

I'm looking to get a laser level for some projects around here (pavers, kitchen/bathroom remodels, etc) and I notice that the DeWalt laser level is around $140 whereas there are other off-brand self-leveling ones that are in the $40 range.


What do you recommend?

mh - 

you're reading that right - art nouveau levels are at 02%

(02%) β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘

Looking for a fourth player for a roll20 #DnD game biweekly Sunday mornings (USA).

The other three players are all beginners, so I'm thinking it would be cool if it were an all-beginner game so that everyone would be on equal footing.

DM if interested.

my database professor was just like "this isn't PC, but if we talk about marriage, it *used* to be a man/woman" and proceeds to ERD a databases of marriage


heteronormative bullshit and missed opportunity to talk about recursive relationships

Are you interested in a federated alternative to Goodreads that doesn't use Amazon?

because I'm making a federated alternative to Goodreads that doesn't use Amazon

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