MLS, Emphasis in Archives and Records Management, Indiana University, 2018
BA, Interdisciplinary Humanities, University of San Diego, 2015
In her role, Mikala assists with a wide-variety of digital projects and initiatives. As team lead for the Digital Collections Oversight Team (DCOT), Mikala and her fellow case managers provide workflow oversight to facilitate digitization and digital collection development projects. Additionally, Mikala collaborate with external entities, such as HathiTrust and Internet Archive to promote access to digital surrogates. As the co-Product Owner for the institutional repository Curate ND, Mikala also helps researchers deposit, manage, and preserve their work. If you need assistance starting or managing a digital collection, preserving your research outputs in CurateND, or are interested in learning more about unique digital projects, please contact Mikala to arrange a consultation.
Research interests: Digital Preservation; Collections as Data; FAIR Data.