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Project PIs and Staff ✥

Information Science Department, College of Computing and Informatics, Drexel University

  • Jane Greenberg, Alice B. Kroeger Professor, Director of the Metadata Research Center, and Associate Department Head for Graduate Affairs (Lead PI)
  • Xia Lin, Professor, and Department Head, Information Science Department (Lead PI)
  • Weimao Ke, Associate Professor (Co-PI)
  • Il-Yeol Song, Professor (Co-PI)
  • Jake Williams, Assistant Professor (Co-PI)
  • Erjia Yan, Assistant Professor (Co-PI)
  • Sam Grabus, Project Manager

Project Mentors/Partners ✥

Academy of Natural Sciences, Drexel University

  • Steve Dilliplane, AANSP Biodiversity Informatics Support
  • Jennifer Vess, ANSP Brooke Dolan Archivist
  • Vaughn Shirey, Georgetown University Biodiversity Informatics PhD student

California Digital Library, University of California, Office of the President

  • John Kunze, Identifier Systems Architect

Digital Curation Innovation Center (DCIC), University of Maryland’s iSchool

  • Greg Jansen, Research Software Architect

Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)

  • Audrey Altman, Developer
  • Michael Della Bitta, Director of Technology

Digital Scholarship Center, Temple University Libraries

  • Peter Logan, Professor of English, Academic Director of the Digital Scholarship Center

Digital Research Services, University of Pennsylvania Libraries

  • Dot Porter, Curator, Digital Research Services, Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts

Historical Society of Pennsylvania

  • Caroline Hayden, Digital Services Manager


  • Jean Godby, Senior Research Scientist, OCLC Membership and Research
  • Devon Smith, Lead Engineer

Repository Analytics & Metrics Portal (RAMP), Montana State University Library

  • Kenning Arlitsch, Dean
  • Jonathan Wheeler, Data Curation Librarian, University of New Mexico

Free Library of Philadelphia (2018 participant)

  • Susan Gunsenhouser, Project Manager
  • John Meier, Deputy Director of IT and Digital Strategies
  • Camille Tomlin, Web Development Supervisor

Smithsonian Libraries, Biodiversity Heritage Library (2018 participant)

  • Martin R Kalfatovic, Associate Director, Digital Programs and Initiatives Division, Program Director
  • Carolyn Sheffield, Program Manager

Outreach Collaborators ✥

Advisory Board ✥