My list would be:
Linear algebra / Matrix theory (enough that I can understand the spectral analysis of PageRank, Hubs and Authorities, and similar algorithms)
I already play the double bass, but I could always be better, so that goes on any list.
On Apr 26, 2011, at 5:13 PM, Cowles, Esme wrote:
> My list:
> the language I'd switch to if Oracle manages to screw up Java
> how to play guitar
> Esme Cowles <[log in to unmask]>
> "Men feared witches and burnt women."
> -- Louis Brandeis, Whitney v. California, concurring
> On Apr 26, 2011, at 8:30 AM, Edward Iglesias wrote:
>> Hello All,
>> I am doing a presentation at RILA (Rhode Island Library Association) on
>> changing skill sets for Systems Librarians. I did a formal survey a while
>> back (if you participated, thank you) but this stuff changes so quickly I
>> thought I would ask this another way. What do you wish you had time to
>> My list includes
>> CouchDB(NoSQL in general)
>> API Mashups
>> Don't be afraid to include Latin or Greek History. I'm just going for a
>> snapshot of System angst at not knowing everything.
>> Edward Iglesias
>> Systems Librarian
>> Central Connecticut State University