Abigail Goben

MLS
Associate Professor and Information Services Librarian

Library of the Health Sciences
University of Illinois at Chicago

  

 

 

Abigail Goben, MLS, is an Associate Professor and Information Services Librarian at the University of Illinois at Chicago Library of the Health Sciences. She teaches data management and evidence-based practice, and serves as the liaison to the College of Dentistry. Her research focuses on policies and education surround research data. Goben is an active member of the Library and Information Technology Association and the Association of College and Research Libraries. Outside of library and research work, Goben is an avid knitter. 

Papers

Goben A, Sapp Nelson M. “The Data Engagement Opportunities Scaffold: Development and Implementation.” Journal of eScience Librarianship 2018 March:7(2): e1128. https://doi.org/10.7191/jeslib.2018.1128

Briney K, Goben A, Zilinski L. Do You Have an Institutional Data Policy? A Review of the Current Landscape of Library Data Services and Institutional Data Policies. J Schol Comm Lib. 2015 Sep;3(2):eP1232. doi: http://doi.org/10.7710/2162-3309.1232

Goben A, Raszewski R. The Data Lifecycle Applied to Our Own Data. J Med Libr Assoc. 2015 Jan;103(1):40-4. doi: http://doi.org/10.3163/1536-5050.103.1.008    

Curricula

Goben A, Sapp Nelson M. Building Your Research Data Management Toolkit: Integrating RDM into Your Liaison Work. Association of College and Research Libraries. September 2016. http://acrl.libguides.com/scholcomm/toolkit/RDMWorkshop

Book Chapters

Briney K, Goben A, Zilinski L. Institutional, Funder, and Journal Data Policies. Curating Research Data: Vol 1. Lisa Johnston, ed. Association of College and Research Libraries Publishing. January 2017.

Goben A, Briney K, Zilinski L. Going Beyond the Data Management Plan: Services and Partnerships. The Medical Library Association Guide to Data Management for Librarians. Lisa Federer ed. Rowman and Littlefield. October 2016.

 

Workshops and Webinars

Goben A, Acadia S. Practical Data Management. Education and Behavioral Sciences Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries. Webinar. Online. December 8, 2017.

Goben A, Sapp Nelson M. Building Your Research Data Management Toolkit: Integrating RDM into Your Liaison Work. Association of College and Research Libraries Workshop.  Various Locations. 2016-present

Goben A, Sheehan S, Putnam N. Preconference: Managing Data: Tools for Plans and Data Scrubbing. ALA Annual Conference. Las Vegas, NV. June 2014.

Goben A, Raszewski R. Exploring Our Own Data: Practical Application of Data Management Skills to Library Data Sets. Zar Symposium. Chicago, IL. April 2014.

Conference and Poster Presentations

Swygart-Hobaugh A, Smith M, Goben A,  Yanofsky D. Teacher, Tell Us a Data Story! Moving Toward Best Practices in Data Librarian Education. International Association for Social Science Information Services and Technology. Montreal, Canada. May 2018.

Goben A, Griffin T. In Aggregate: Trends, Needs, and Opportunities from Faculty Research Data Management Surveys.  International Association for Social Science Information Services and Technology. Lawrence, Kansas. May 2017.

Goben A, Sapp Nelson M. Using Backward Design to Create Research Data Management Professional Development for Information Professionals. [POSTER] International Association for Social Science Information Services and Technology. Lawrence, Kansas. May 2017.

Goben A, Briney K, Mannheimer S, Rogers J. Collecting Library Data: Policies and Data Management Procedures for Improvement. American Library Association. Chicago, IL. June 2017.

Pikas C, Smith M, Goben A. When Tradition and Reality Collide: Metrics, Impact and Beyond Interdisciplinary Impact. Association of College and Research Libraries Conference. Baltimore, MD. March 2017.

(invited) Goben A, Carlson D, Ziskana J, Alperin JP. Advancing ‘Open’ Through Library Partnerships with Students and Early Career Researchers. SPARC and ACRL Annual Forum. ALA Annual Conference. San Francisco, CA. June 2015.