Feb 19, 2015 Reintroducing Traject: Traject 2.0
Nov 10, 2014 How good/bad is MARC data? The case of place-of-publication
Nov 10, 2014 How good/bad is MARC data? The case of place-of-publication
Oct 9, 2014 Ruby MARC serialization/deserialization revisited
Oct 2, 2014 "Schemaless" solr with dynamicField and copyField
Jan 30, 2014 Help me test yet another LC Callnumber parser
Dec 17, 2013 New blog front- and back-end
Oct 14, 2013 Announcing "traject" indexing software
Apr 18, 2013 Come work at the University of Michigan
Feb 12, 2013 Please: don't return your books
Mar 19, 2012 Boosting on Exactish (anchored) phrase matching in Solr: (SST #4)
Mar 9, 2012 Requiring/Preferring searches that don't span multiple values (SST #3)
Mar 6, 2012 Using localparams in Solr (or, how to boost records that contain all terms) (SST #2)
Mar 1, 2012 Solr Field Type for numeric(ish) IDs (SST #1)
Feb 29, 2012 Stupid Solr tricks: Introduction (SST #0)
Feb 27, 2012 Another short personal note
Dec 1, 2011 Solr and boolean operators
Oct 11, 2011 A short personal note
Jul 1, 2011 Even better, even simpler multithreading with JRuby
May 26, 2011 Using SQLite3 from JRuby without ActiveRecord
May 25, 2011 How good is our relevancy ranking?
May 6, 2011 Ruby gem library_stdnums goes to version 1.0
May 3, 2011 A short ruby diversion: cost of flow control under Ruby
Apr 12, 2011 ISBN parenthetical notes: Bad MARC data #1
Apr 11, 2011 Why programmers hate free text in MARC records
Feb 15, 2011 Corrected Code4Lib slides are up
Feb 9, 2011 [RETRACTED] Code4Lib 2011 Lightning Talk Slides
Jan 13, 2011 Four things I hate about Ruby
Nov 3, 2010 Does anyone use those prev/next/back-to-search links?
Sep 29, 2010 Size/speed of various MARC serializations using ruby-marc
Sep 16, 2010 VuFind Midwest gathering
Sep 13, 2010 Simple Ruby gem for dealing with ISBN/ISSN/LCCN
Aug 18, 2010 Solr: Forcing items with all query terms to the top of a Solr search
Apr 23, 2010 Why RDA is doomed to failure
Apr 20, 2010 Data structures and Serializations
Apr 13, 2010 Stupid catalog tricks: Subject Headings and the Long Tail
Mar 12, 2010 Why bother with threading in jruby? Because it's easy.
Mar 4, 2010 Pushing MARC to Solr; processing times and threading and such
Mar 2, 2010 ruby-marc with pluggable readers
Feb 26, 2010 New interest in MARC-HASH / JSON
Feb 18, 2010 OCLC still not (NO! They are!) normalizing their LCCNs
Feb 16, 2010 Indexing data into Solr via JRuby (with threads!)
Feb 5, 2010 jruby_producer_consumer dead-simple producer/consumer for JRuby
Jan 29, 2010 Still another look at MARC parsing in ruby and jruby
Dec 15, 2009 Beta version of the HathiTrust Volumes API available
Nov 18, 2009 Running Blacklight under JRuby
Nov 6, 2009 Setting up your OPAC for Zotero support using unAPI
Nov 3, 2009 Thinking through a simple API for HathiTrust item metadata
Oct 7, 2009 Adding LibXML and Java STAX support to ruby-marc with pluggable XML parsers
Sep 28, 2009 An exercise in Solr and DataImportHandler: HathiTrust data
Sep 25, 2009 Dead-easy (but extreme) AJAX logging in our VuFind install
Sep 23, 2009 The sad truths about journal bundle prices
Sep 18, 2009 More Ruby MARC Benchmarks: Adding in MARC-XML
Sep 17, 2009 Benchmarking MARC record parsing in Ruby
Aug 20, 2009 Building a solr text filter for normalizing data
Aug 19, 2009 Going with and "forking" VUFind
Aug 19, 2009 Easy Solr types for library data
Aug 17, 2009 Sending unicode email headers in PHP
Aug 14, 2009 Rolling out UMich's "VUFind": Introduction and New Features
May 11, 2009 Sending MARC(ish) data to Refworks
Apr 15, 2009 MARC-HASH: The saga continues (now with even less structure)
Apr 15, 2009 MARC-HASH control field, now with less structure
Apr 13, 2009 MARC-Hash: a proposed format for JSON/YAML/Whatever-compatible MARC records
Mar 30, 2009 A plea: use Solr to normalize your data
Mar 18, 2009 Enough with the freakin' LC Call Number normalization!
Feb 12, 2009 Ask, and you shall receive, and it shall be AWESOME!
Feb 2, 2009 TicTocs: Give us a file! Pretty pretty pretty please!
Jan 25, 2009 Five rules to make your open source more open
Dec 8, 2008 And then I finally shut the hell up
Nov 13, 2008 Normalizing LoC Call Numbers for sorting
Nov 3, 2008 How to rig an election
Oct 2, 2008 Wanted: a better proxy server
Jul 7, 2008 Planet Code4Lib in a snapshot
Jul 2, 2008 Intuition-based librarianship?
May 15, 2008 The friend of my enemy's friend's enemy's...err...
May 15, 2008 Google Doctype -- open documentation, open code
May 13, 2008 JSON, JSON everywhere
May 12, 2008 Psst. We're not printing cards anymore
May 7, 2008 UPenn library has video "commercials"