Mandy has worked for the Hesburgh Libraries in various roles that include public services, instruction, outreach and management, system analysis and technical services management. She is particularly interested in connecting people to resources, how organizations work and how organizations can be improved through leadership development.
Beginning February 1, 2016, Mandy serves as the interim supervisor for the Center for Digital Scholarship at the Hesburgh Libraries. In this role, Mandy continues to build relationships with graduate students to encourage the use of the Libraries' new and existing services. Her successes have strengthened research and scholarly output for students at all levels. Her work includes planning and implementing workshops, providing library instruction for students in the Writing and Rhetoric classes as well as in graduate seminars.
As a member of two graduate school work teams, Mandy serves the Graduate Student Professional Development Team, which develops, coordinates, plans and evaluates professional development opportunities for the graduate student and postdoctoral community. The second group is the Graduate Student Life Team, which monitors, plans, and provides holistic support through events, activities and introducing available graduate resources. Mandy has contributed to the development of a graduate student professional development library collection.
Specialties: Meeting facilitation, technical analysis, training, application support, handling and shipping gifts and purchased collections, communication, customer service management, identification of efficiencies, information discovery, referrals, grant application review
Daniel Johnson is subject specialist for English literature and digital humanities. He has graduate degrees in English from Wake Forest University (MA) and Princeton University (PhD), where he specialized in literature of the long eighteenth-century.
As the Economics and Social Science Data Librarian in the Center for Digital Scholarship, James offers research consultations to faculty and students, works with library and academic faculty to find, acquire and use social science data, and holds workshops for the university community.
Matthew is an Assistant Librarian based in Hesburgh Library's Center for Digital Scholarship. His responsibilities are focused on GIS and Data Management and include teaching workshops and classes as well as assisting students and faculty with research projects related to computer mapping. He received his B.S. from the University of South Carolina in Marine Science and Anthropology and his M.A. and Ph.D. in Archaeology from Stony Brook University.
Lorenzo Valterza is subject specialist for French Language and Literature, as well as CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Curation for Visual Studies. He has graduate degrees from Rutgers University (MA and PhD in Italian), and is completing his MLS at Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis