Coaching, Consulting, and Education

A collection of resources, presentations, and educational assessments on a range of topics related to library systems and technology as categorized, annotated, and curated by Jeremy Nelson. This site is the home for LLC.

History of this site

This site initially started off as an online text-book for a graduate course, Introduction to Library Systems taught at the University of Denver's Library and Information Science program.


Email Jeremy Nelson, text or call (719) 299-1073.

Current Projects

Collaborating with Aaron Schmidt of Influx Library User Experience on a relaunch and update of a digital repository at a major University. This project uses components of the Catalog Pull Platform such as the Flask-FedoraCommons open-source Flask extension.

As the lead architect and software engineer for individual components of the CPP, I'm working towards a soft launch of the Colorado College TIGER Catalog with a first MVP release now available at

The current emphasis is building a Semantic Server that provides an common REST API to entities structured as BIBFRAME,, and MARC JSON-LD.

Coming in 2015

I am writing a book under contract with Chandos Publishing titled Becoming a Lean Library with a forecast publication date in April 2015. A special Introduction chapter will be released in a few months at the Book's website.

All content released under Creative Commons License 3.0 and copyrighted by Jeremy Nelson © 2013, 2014. All original content are my sole responsibility and may not represent the viewpoints and opinions of my current employer, research partners, and collaborators.