As Systems Librarian, Aaron manages some of the core library management, discovery and delivery applications for the Hesburgh Libraries and the Michiana Academic Library Consortium.
MLS, Indiana University; A.B., Philosophy, Harvard University
Andy is the Special Projects Librarian within the IT Program, working with others in the delivery and management of digital library content and services, and assists in the research and development of new library technologies.
Andy earned his MSLIS (1989) from the University of Illinois (where his favorite classes were cataloging and reference) and BA Linguistics (1977), also from Illinois, with a particular interest in modern European languages.
Patrick Rader is Media Digitization, Production Coordinator who primarily works with digitization of video. He manages the daily operation of media reformatting and library video streaming services, and contributes to the creation and provision of access to digital collections.
His responsibilities include:
• Oversight of the daily operations of video digitization, including content management, troubleshooting, exception handling, and coordination of tasks among support staff.
• Serving as the primary contact with teaching and research faculty who use library streaming video services for course teaching, and ensuring web access points of service.
LaRita is part of the Digital Library Technologies Unit focused on digital repository services including our Institutional Repository, CurateND, providing content management, access controls, discovery, security, and digital preservation of campus research data and unique library collections.
- Develop front end applications to enable searching across research data and library collections;
- Orchestrating user and automated workflows
- Develop systems to automate image and other format transmissions
- Develop Data collection Tools
- Develop applications and systems to manage metadata
As the Digital Library Data Curation Developer within the Digital Library Technologies Unit, Mark designs and develops digital library frameworks and applications with an emphasis on data curation. Mark works with librarians, campus partners, and researchers to embed research data curation tools and workflows into active research projects for archiving and sharing data in our institutional repository CurateND (http://curate.nd.edu), or other relevant community repositories.