Digital Drop-Ins

Digital Drop-Ins

Join Dr. Elizabeth Parke, Senior Research Associate for Collaborative Digital Research Thursdays 1:00-2:00 EST for weekly, themed, digital drop ins hosted with experts from across the tri-campus. From questions about digital exhibits to knowledge mobilization, come find answers and resources while building our CDHI community networks.

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2021-2022 Digital Drop-in Schedule








March 3


Filming Archiving & Preservation Patrick Kielty & Christina Stewart Join session


March 24


Data Visualization Kelly Schultz Join session


March 31



Instascholar: Social Media Strategies for Academics on Instagram


Tanya Rohrmoser & LK Bertram Join session


April 7


Ask Me Anything Elizabeth Parke Join session


April 14




Metadata: FAIR Data Practices


Jorden Pedersen Join session
April 21


Challenges Around Equity & Increased Digital Access


Trevor Deck & James Mason Join session


Have an idea for a session?

We’re here to help! We welcome your feedback and are always on the lookout for fresh new ideas for our Digital Drop-ins. Message our team today.

Contact our experts! Find a complete list of our Digital Drop-in hosts below.

OMEKA/Digital primary docs
James Roussain, Interim Head of Public Services at the John M. Kelly Library

Web development (DSspace + Open Journal Systems)
Rachel Wang, Application Programmer Analyst
Jana Rajakumar, Application Programmer Analyst

DH project development and tools
Kirsta Stapelfeldt, Head Digital Scholarship Unit

MetaData: concepts and best practices
May Chan, Head Metadata Services

Wiki Data/Metadata
Kyla Jemison, Metadata Librarian
Alex Jung, Open Technology Specialist

Wiki Data/Metadata
Trevor Deck, Music & Film Collections Management Librarian
James Mason, Metadata & Digital Initiatives Librarian

Graeme Slaght, Acting Head, Scholarly Communications & Copyright Outreach Office

International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF)
Kelli Babcock, Digital Initiatives Librarian
Rachel Di Cresce, Project Librarian

Frameworks for environmental scanning
Carey Toane, Entrepreneurship Librarian

Wikidata and OpenRefine
Kyla Jemison, Metadata Librarian

Diane Michaud, Reader Services & Instruction Librarian, Pratt Library

Research Communications: podcasting 
Carla DeMarco, Communications Manager in the Office of the VP Academic and Dean


Don’t know where to turn to get your DH project off the ground? We are happy to help! We can talk with you about your ideas and help talk through various strategies and supports. We offer consultations on all stages of a digital humanities, from the idea stage through to the ending and archiving of a project. We collaborate with other experts in this area, especially our digital scholarship librarian and IT colleagues. Please email CDHI Managing Director Danielle Taschereau Mamers at to set up a consultation.