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Rachel Howard

Title: Digital Initiatives Librarian
Rank: Associate Professor
Dept./Unit: Digital Initiatives (Room 400)
Library: Archives & Special Collections
Phone: 852-4476
Fax: 852-6673
Email: Send an e-mail
Building: Ekstrom Library
Campus: Belknap
DegreeMajorSchoolGraduate Date
MLISLibrary & Information ScienceUniversity of Washington2006
BAHistoryUniversity of Notre Dame1995
Job Description:
Manage libraries digital projects, and set priorities for campus wide digital initiatives.
Digitize special collections and other library resources and coordinate similar efforts undertaken by other library personnel.
Manage and preserve the digital collections and develop quality control mechanisms.
Develop shared standards and procedures for all digital projects conducted in the various University Libraries.
Collaborate with units and organizations outside the libraries and the University including collaboration on grant-writing to support digital initiatives.