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About F. Tim Knight

F. Tim Knight is Associate Librarian and Head of Technical Services at the Osgoode Hall Law School Library, York University. He has been a cataloguing librarian and metadata specialist since the early 1990's working previously at the Great Library (Law Society of Upper Canada) and the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.

Tim has been actively involved with the Canadian Association of Law Libraries (CALL/ACBD) for many years. He co-chairs the Access Services & Resource Sharing SIG and represents CALL/ACBD on the Canadian Cataloguing Committee at the Library and Archives Canada. He is the chair of the KF Modified Committee and editor of KF Modified: KF Classification Modified for Use in Canadian and Common Law Libraries.

His current research interests include: linked data; metadata applications; classification; cataloguing; and, when time allows, he writes and plays a little music here and there. He recently developed and taught an introductory course on Metadata and Metadata Applications for Mohawk College in Hamilton where he has also taught Cataloguing Electronic and Internet Resources.

Posts by F. Tim Knight

Technology as Positive Enabler

Legal Technology Businesses in Toronto

Drum Machines and the Legal Profession

The Blurring of Music Copyright?

Fighting for Environmental Assessment in Canada

Augmenting the Practice of Law

WatsonLaw Next?

Right to Water, Right to Health

Back to the Future of Law Libraries

Artificial Intelligence and Law

Will Libraries Outlast the Internet?