MLS, Emphasis in Archives and Records Management, Indiana University, 2018
BA, Interdisciplinary Humanities, University of San Diego, 2015
In her role, Mikala is responsible for developing, coordinating, delivering, monitoring, assessing, and advancing the services, infrastructure, and operations for the Hesburgh Libraries’ digital repositories. As the co-Product Owner for the institutional repository Curate ND, Mikala assists researchers in depositing, managing, and preserving their work, while guiding the strategy and services of the repository. Similarly, as the Product Owner for the Marble Digital Collection site, Mikala engages users to learn more about their needs while supporting librarians and library staff in making digital collections and exhibits easily accessible. 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.
Research interests: Digital Preservation; Institutional Repositories; Collections as Data; FAIR Data.