Presentations & Workshops

Scholars Portal

Association of Canadian Map Libraries & Archives

University of Toronto Faculty of Information

  • Data Services Practicum at Scholars Portal – As a part of my practicum placement, I redesigned and updated the research guides for data services at Scholars Portal, including Scholars GeoPortal, odesi, and Dataverse.
  • Dungeons of Metadata – I created a game using RPG Maker for my “Metadata Schemas and Applications” class.
  • Labour force survey custom tabulations – For my “Data Librarianship” course, I wrote SAS programs to retrieve cross-tabulations from the Labour Force Survey in the Real-Time Remote Access (RTRA) system from Statistics Canada. The retrieved files are available Scholars Portal Dataverse.
  • Music in A Clockwork Orange – For our workshop on “Music, Movies and Meaning”, our group looked at music in the film A Clockwork Orange.

Digitization Lab, University of Prince Edward Island

During my time as a student employee at the University of Prince Edward Island, I completed scanning, editing, QA, and metadata for the Island Newspapers, Island Lives, and Island Scholar projects.