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Joe Karaganis and Ian Mulvany discuss ways to harness data efficiently at the annual conference of the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishing. Joe Karaganis describes his own directed software which data mines and analyzes millions of syllabus to answer whats taught at universities. Ian Mulvany discusses maximizing the value of data through software publishing and taking the journey from collected data to usable data.