While our student helpers continue transcribing the sample dedications, and our colleauges work to develop required linked data-related tools, we've been keeping up the momentum, in part by investing time in a couple of free Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) related to linked data -- and feeling it's been time well spent:

The interactive exercises and content in these courses make them good compliments to our ongoing study of Semantic Web for the Working Ontologist, which is itself stimulating some interesting discussions.