Courtney R. Butler

Courtney R.  Butler

Senior Data Librarian
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
1 Memorial Drive
Kansas City, Missouri 64198

Biography

Courtney R. Butler is a Senior Data Librarian in Research Support Services (RSS) at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. She joined the Bank in September 2016 and holds a BA from Cornell College and a Masters in Library Science from Indiana University Bloomington. Her research focuses on digital inclusion, data preservation, 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