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The Accidental Data Scientist: Big Data Applications and Opportunities for Librarians and Information Professionals Amy Affelt

The Accidental Data Scientist: Big Data Applications and Opportunities for Librarians and Information Professionals

Amy Affelt

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ISBN : 9781573875110
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224 pages
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Harvard Business Review recently named the data scientist—described as a high-ranking professional with the training and curiosity to make discoveries in the world of Big Data—as the sexiest job of the 21st century. Librarians and informationMoreHarvard Business Review recently named the data scientist—described as a high-ranking professional with the training and curiosity to make discoveries in the world of Big Data—as the sexiest job of the 21st century. Librarians and information professionals have always worked with data in order to meet the information needs of their constituents, thus Big Data is not a new concept for them though it is spawning new approaches along with a language all its own.In The Accidental Data Scientist, Amy Affelt shows information professionals how to leverage their skills and training to master emerging tools, techniques, and vocabulary- create mission-critical Big Data research deliverables- and discover rewarding new career opportunities by embracing their inner Data Scientist.Read more: http://books.infotoday.com/books/Acci...