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Thursday, October 21 • 2:15pm - 3:00pm
Expanding and Enriching Metadata through Engagement with Communities

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This panel discusses how cultural institutions are engaging various communities to co-create academic research and/or object metadata in order to increase representation and access to collections; highlighting how this is done in different ways to engage specific audiences and goals, i.e. graduate student assistantships, museum interactive experiences, crowdsourcing, and professional action groups.

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Jessica BrodeFrank

Digital Collections Access Manager, Adler Planetarium/ University of London
Jessica BrodeFrank is the Digital Collections Access Manager at the Adler Planetarium; and also studies with the University of London as a doctoral candidate in the Digital Humanities Program. Research at the University of London focuses on crowdsourcing as a means of digital engagement... Read More →
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Bri Watson

PhD Student, University of British Columbia School of Information
I am a PhD. student in the University of British Columbia’s School of Library, Archival, and Information Studies, the Archivist-Historian for the Consensual Non-Monogamies taskforce of the American Psychological Association. I also run the queer history project 50 Years On, Man... Read More →

Isabel Brador

Digital Asset and Collection Data Manager, The Wolfsonian-FIU

Mia Ridge

Digital Curator, British Library

Thursday October 21, 2021 2:15pm - 3:00pm EDT
Channel 1
  Experience Design & Immersive Tech