Academic Journal Articles

Battista, A., Majewicz, K., Balogh, S., & Hardy, D. (2018). Consortial Geospatial Data Collection: Toward Standards and Processes for Shared GeoBlacklight Metadata. Journal of Library Metadata, 1-18. DOI:

Kong, N. N. (2018). One store has all?-the backend story of managing geospatial information toward an easy discovery. IASSIST Quarterly, 42(4). DOI:

Blake, M., Majewicz, K., Mattke, R., Weessies, K. W. (2017). "A Spatial Collaboration: Building a Multi-Institution Geospatial Data Discovery Portal," Collaborative Librarianship: Vol. 9 : Iss. 3 , Article 7. Available at:

Blake, M., Majewicz, K., Tickner, A., Lam, J. (2017). Usability Analysis of the Big Ten Academic Alliance Geoportal: Findings and Recommendations for Improvement of the User Experience. Code4lib Journal, 38.

Weessies K., Wilson, K. (2016). The long road to map discovery: two multi-institutional projects. Digital Approaches to Cartographic Heritage Riga 2016 Conference Proceedings. Edited by Evangelos Livieratos. LINK

Bidney, M., Mattke, R. & Weessies, K. (2012). A Collaborative Vision for Spatial Scholarship Across the CIC. (white paper). LINK