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Writings > Scientific Materials and Resources > Samples and Specimens

Below are my publications organized by topics and themes. If you'd like to see a list of writings please click here

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Ribes D. (In Press). Materiality methodology and a few tricks of the trade in studying data and samples. In digitalSTS: A Fieldguide. Princeton University Press.

Ribes D and Polk JB (2015) Organizing for Ontological Change: The Kernel of a Research Infrastructure. Social Studies of Science 45(2): 214-241.

Millerand, F., D. Ribes, K.S. Baker, and G. C. Bowker. 2013. Making an Issue out of a Standard: Storytelling Practices in a Scientific Community. Science, Technology & Human Values 38 (1):7-43.

Ribes D. (2014). The Kernel of a Research Infrastructure. Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW). ACM, 574-587.

Ribes, D. and J. B. Polk (2012). Historical Ontology and Infrastructure. Proceedings of the 2012 iConference. Toronto, CA, ACM: 252-264.

Ribes, David, and S. J. Jackson. 2013. Data Bite Man: The Work of Sustaining a Long-Term Study. In "Raw Data" is an Oxymoron, edited by L. Gitelman. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press: 147-166.