Deb Hunt

Deb Hunt is principal of Information Edge, which specialises in enterprise, document and digital asset management and knowledge services and library director at the Mechanics' Institute in San Francisco. In addition to her MLS, Deb is a certified Enterprise Content Management Practitioner (ECMp). Deb was SLA's 2013 president. She believes learning never stops and co-authored "The Librarian's Skillbook: 51 Essential Skills for Information Professionals". She can be found on Twitter @debhunt6 and on her blog.

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Jinfo Blog My Favourite Tipples from an enterprise content management expert
Wednesday, 11th January 2017

My Favourite Tipples are shared by Deb Hunt, principal of Information Edge and library director at the Mechanics' Institute in San Francisco. She shares favourite resources in areas from the latest business thinking to digital asset management.


Jinfo Blog Visibility Provides Access to Vital Assets
Monday, 26th January 2015

The most critical asset in any organisation is what its people know. The effective use and exploitation of knowledge plays a large role in success in business. As info pros, we can empower our organisations and clients to close more deals, track the competition, and make critical business decisions to grow their business and become more profitable.


Jinfo Subscription Making Internal Information Visible Using Enterprise Content Management
Wednesday, 14th January 2015

How do we connect our clients and users to the vital assets of information in the organisation in a way that serves them and the organisation well? As information professionals, we have the tools and expertise to make information discoverable and connect workers with information and the knowledge to do their jobs. Learn how from an expert who has used her transferable librarian skills to do just that.


Jinfo Blog My Favourite Tipples from a Strategic Knowledge Professional
Wednesday, 23rd April 2014

Deb Hunt is a strategic knowledge professional and specialist in document, digital asset and enterprise content management. She shares some of her favourite tipples.


Jinfo Blog Digital Signatures: Ensure They Stand Up to Scrutiny
Monday, 10th December 2012

When everything (it seems) is going digital, why aren't digital signatures more commonly used? Deb Hunt explores what constitutes a digital signature that will stand up to possible court challenges.


Jinfo Subscription Digital Signatures: Workflow Efficiency, ROI and Security
Monday, 10th December 2012

Automated business processes can be slowed down by the need for signatures. Digital signatures enable paper-free, expedited and secure business processes. With digital signatures, organisations can eliminate their reliance on paper for obtaining signature approvals while maintaining the security and integrity of their signed documents. In addition to eliminating the time-consuming and expensive reliance on paper, digital signatures enhance collaboration, improve efficiency, and satisfy a crucial component to any automation effort.


Jinfo Blog The role of digital librarians in Digital Asset Management
Thursday, 10th May 2012

When clients contact Information Edge to help them get a handle on their organisational assets, they are usually at a point of feeling crushed under an avalanche of information. What I have learned is that information professionals can bring some very valuable expertise to any DAM project.


Jinfo Subscription Put information management skills to work for Digital Asset Management
Thursday, 10th May 2012

The Exploratorium is an interactive, hands-on museum of science, art and human perception, located in San Francisco, California. It has assets in all sorts of formats and in every condition, from hi-8 tapes to 35mm slides and everything in between. In 2003, the museum applied for and received an Institute of Museum and Library Services grant to begin creating a metadata schema, building a taxonomy and indexing Exploratorium digital assets, and it relied on digital librarians to get the job done.


Jinfo Blog Enterprise Content Management: Another Role for Info Pros [ABSTRACT]
Wednesday, 7th April 2010

In an age when the Web allows everyone to do their own research, how do information professionals add value to an organisation? The answer is to connect users to the internal repository of information assets through enterprise content management; something information professionals are in a unique position to lead as they are already doing it!


Jinfo Subscription Enterprise Content Management: Another Role for Info Pros
Wednesday, 7th April 2010

In an age when the Web allows everyone to do their own research, how do information professionals add value to an organisation? The answer is to connect users to the internal repository of information assets through enterprise content management; something information professionals are in a unique position to lead as they are already doing it!


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