Courtney R. Butler

Courtney R.  Butler

Research Data Informationist
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
1 Memorial Drive
Kansas City, Missouri 64198

Biography

Courtney R. Butler is the Research Data Informationist in Research Support Services (RSS) at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. She joined the Bank in September 2016 from Children’s Mercy Hospital. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cornell College and a Masters in Library Science from Indiana University Bloomington. Her research focuses on digital preservation, digital inclusion, and research reproducibility.

Selected Presentations

  • Butler, C. R. (2018). Practical Data Curation for Reproducibility. Presentation to the U.S. Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies, Washington, D.C. Available at http://doi.org/10.31229/osf.io/fp8cd
  • Butler, C. R. & Kulp, C. (2018). The Role of Data Supplements in Reproducibility: Curation Challenges. Presentation to the 2018 Annual International Association for Social Science Information Services & Technology (IASSIST) Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  • Kulp, C. & Butler, C. R. (2018). Starting with "the end" in mind: Data services at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Presentation to the 2018 Annual International Association for Social Science Information Services & Technology (IASSIST) Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 
  • Currier, B. D. & Butler, C. R. (2018). The Gold (AU)DRIPSS Framework: Factors for a Maturing Digital Preservation Strategy. Presentation to the National Digital Stewardship Alliance’s Digital Preservation 2018, Las Vegas, NV. Presented by B. D. Currier. Available at http://doi.org/10.31229/osf.io/fecwu
  • Butler, C. R. & Currier, B. D. (2018). Moving from Compliance to Reproducibility: Metadata for Supplementary Research Collections. Presentation to the 2018 North American Data Documentation Initiative Conference, Washington, D.C. Available at http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1217148
  • Butler, C. R. & Currier, B. (2017). You can’t replicate what you can’t find: Data preservation policies in economic journals. Presentation to the Annual International Association for Social Science Information Services & Technology Conference, Lawrence, KS. Available at http://doi.org/10.17605/OSF.IO/HF3DS
  • Jones, P., Butler, C. R., & Zhao, S. (2017). Librarianship and Data Science. Panel presentation to the MidContinental Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine April Breezing Along with the RML. Available at https://youtu.be/X-HV-xMBlAI