People

Browse our tri-campus directory of Libraries personnel who might assist you with your project. Still unsure who to contact? Ask Us!


Verletta KernVerletta Kern

Digital Scholarship Librarian
vkern@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Scope your digital scholarship project
  • Identify ways the Libraries can support your project
  • Advise on tools to consider for your project

Projects I’ve worked on:


Gordon AamotGordon Aamot

Director, Scholarly Communication and Publishing
aamot@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Scholarly communication

Anya BartelmannAnya Bartelmann

Physics, Astronomy, and Mathematics Librarian
acbartel@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Project management
  • Scholarly communication
  • Web publishing tools

Moriah NeilsMoriah Caruso

Preservation Librarian
neilsm@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Preservation
  • Special Collections
  • Project management
  • Digital forensics
  • Redaction
  • Text mining
  • Virtual machines & emulation

Conor CaseyConor Casey

Labor Archivist, Libraries Special Collections
cmcasey@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Metadata development
  • Digital preservation best practices
  • Working with Special Collections materials
  • Project management
  • Volunteer workflow management

Projects I’ve worked on:


Charlene ChouCharlene Chou

Head of Technical Services, East Asia Library and Chinese Cataloger
cc83@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Metadata development for Chinese, Japanese, and Korean language materials
  • Metadata development for rare books and rubbings
  • Project management
  • Preservation

Frances ChuFrances Chu

Health Sciences Collection Manager and Clinical Liaison
chuf@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Metadata development
  • Project management
  • Scholarly communication

Paul Constantine

Paul Constantine

Associate Dean of University Libraries, Special Collections
pjc6@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Working with Special Collection materials

Mel DeSartMel DeSart

Head, Engineering Library, Acting Head, Branches
desart@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Scholarly communication
  • Scholarly publishing
  • Open access
  • Open educational resources/open textbooks

Theo GerontakosTheo Gerontakos

Metadata/Cataloging Librarian
tgis@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Metadata development
  • Project management
  • XML Technologies

Projects I’ve worked on:


Anne Graham Anne Graham

Senior Computer Specialist, Libraries Digital Strategies
grahaa@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Data management
  • Digitization & OCR
  • Metadata development
  • Project management
  • Web programming skills

Denise HattwigDenise Hattwig

Curator, Digital Collections and Services, University of Washington Bothell
dhattwig@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Introduce you to the UW’s Institutional Repository, ResearchWorks, and how to deposit your articles and research data
  • Collaborate with you on Digital Collections projects
  • Work with you to explore options for digital scholarship tools and archiving your scholarship
  • Consult with you about incorporating student work into Digital Collections and designing student archiving or oral history assignments
  • Consult with you about open access and copyright issues, especially around depositing your articles or data in ResearchWorks, student project agreement forms, and using images
  • Support your students as they learn about and work with archives and digital collections
  • Purchase books or other resources in the areas of archiving, oral history, digital collections, digital humanities, digital scholarship, visual studies, visual literacy, and related topics

Projects I’ve worked on:


Ann LallyAnn Lally

Digital Collections Curator
alally@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Data management
  • Metadata development
  • Preservation
  • Information Architecture
  • Work with Special Collections
  • Project management
  • Scholarly communication
  • Web publishing tools

Projects I’ve worked on:


Alan MichelsonAlan Michelson

Head, Built Environments Library
alanmich@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Preservation/Special Collections
  • Share knowledge of digital history projects (what’s being done, where, and how it is used by students/faculty)
  • Teach students how to surface content for digital history projects

Project I’ve worked on:


Theresa MudrockTheresa Mudrock

History Librarian
mudrock@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Share knowledge of digital history projects (what’s being done, where, and how it is used by students/faculty)
  • Teach students how to surface content for digital history projects

Jennifer Stone MuilenburgJennifer Stone Muilenburg

Data Curriculum and Communications Librarian
jmuil@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Data management plans
  • Data management curriculum planning


Matt ParsonsMatt Parsons

Geospatial Data & Maps Librarian
parsonsm@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • GIS/geospatial data support
  • Data visualization

Angela Rosette-TavaresAngela Rosette-Tavares

Digital Projects Designer
arosette@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Information Architecture
  • Interface Design
  • Usability
  • Front-End Web Development
  • Graphic Design

Projects I've worked on:


Zhijia ShenZhijia Shen

Director, East Asia Library and Chinese Studies Librarian
zhijia@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Digitization project management
  • Working with Chinese language materials, including Chinese rare books
  • Metadata development
  • Preservation of materials during the digitization process

Projects I've worked on:

  • Assisting faculty with the Chinese "Half Moon" magazine project - in progress
  • Digitization of the Wu Xianzi Papers - beginning soon
  • Wooden Fish books - secured funding for cataloging (CLIR grant) and now seeking external funding for digitization

Azusa TanakaAzusa Tanaka

Japanese Studies Librarian
azusat@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Special collections
  • Preservation
  • Project management

John VallierJohn Vallier

Head, Distributed Media Services
vallier@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Audio/video/film reformatting

Projects I’ve worked on:


Justin WadlandJustin Wadland

Media & Digital Collections Librarian, University of Washington Tacoma Library
jwadland@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Metadata development
  • Project management
  • Digital Commons

Projects I’ve worked on:


Hyokyoung YiHyokyoung Yi

Head of Public Services and Korean Studies Librarian
hkyi@uw.edu

How I can help:

  • Special collections
  • Preservation
  • Project management