digital humanist & librarian


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Anna Bombak (MLIS, 1985) has served as the University of Alberta Data Librarian since 1989. In addition, Anna has worked as a Reference and/or Metadata Librarian for the University of Alberta, Concordia College University, and the Alberta Dept. of Education, with special subject expertise in government publications, statistical sources, technical reports, and digital research data. Anna currently works as a Digital Content Specialist in the Digital Initiatives Unit of the University of Alberta Libraries. Email:

Sandra Sawchuk (MA Humanities Computing | MLIS, 2016) is a librarian at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Her roles include Data Services and User Experience and Engagement; additionally, she is the liaison librarian to the Education faculty. Her current research interests include minimal computing and research data management. Email:

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