California Digital Library: Project coordination and administration.
Günter Waibel (Principal Investigator; Executive Director and Senior Vice Provost)
Rachael Hu (User Experience Design Manager)
Brian Tingle (Technical Lead)
Adrian Turner (Senior Product Manager)
Chain Bridge Group: Business and market research, sustainability and governance model recommendations.
Raym Crow (Managing Partner)
OCLC: Research to gain a current understanding of researcher and contributor needs; assess finding aid data quality.
Chela Scott Weber (Senior Program Officer)
Lesley A. Langa, Ph.D. (Associate Researcher)
Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Ph.D. (Director of Library Trends and User Research)
Merrilee Proffitt (Senior Manager)
Bruce Washburn (Principal Engineer)
Chris Cyr, Ph.D. (Associate Research Scientist)
Brittany Brannon (Research Support Specialist)
Janet Mason (Executive Assistant to the Vice President)
Shift Collective: Project management support and community engagement activities.
University of Virginia Library: Technical assessment and prototyping; support development of specs/requirements for a minimum-viable instantiation of the system post-2022.
Daniel Pitti (Director of the Social Networks and Archival Context Cooperative)
Keith Bossert (Programmer/Developer)
Advise on technical integration scenarios between ArchivesSpace (as an archival collection management platform) and a national-level finding aid aggregation. Provide input and feedback on proposed requirements, timeline, and plan to establish a minimum viable instantiation of the network, and initial business, governance, and organizational models.
Christine Di Bella (Program Manager)
Brian Hoffman (Technical Lead)
Working and Advisory Groups
Aggregator Partners Working Group
Includes representatives from regional/statewide finding aggregations. Members participate in a range of project activities, including:
Providing input on initial research findings, and prototype systems
Sharing finding aid and repository data for analysis and testing purposes
Providing input on business, governance, and organizational models
Providing input on requirements, timeline, and plan to establish for minimum viable instantiation of the network
Sharing data to support contributor and end-user research agenda
Includes technical representatives from finding aid aggregations and individual institutions, as well as expert advisors. Members provide input and direction for research programming, technical assessment, and development prototyping activities.
Includes representatives from individual cultural heritage organizations, senior staff from organizations that support related services and programs within the broader scholarly communications ecosystem, and researchers. Members provide broad community input on project activities, strategies, and direction.
Roster, meeting notes, and group workspace (forthcoming)