Digital Initiatives Librarian
Skillman 118


  • MLIS, University of British Columbia
  • BA (English), University of British Columbia

Janna supports the creation, organization, and use of digital assets for research, teaching, and scholarship. This includes developing and formalizing policies and procedures, articulating and training on workflows, supporting skill building in relevant software and digital tools, digitizing items, and building digital collections. Janna has a specialization in records management, which she brings to bear in digital asset management, and informs her consultation in research data management. She is available to support classes incorporating digital scholarship, and to lead workshops on digital publishing platforms such as Omeka and Scalar, software such as OpenRefine, and other related topics such as Wikipedia. She is also available to consult on a number of topics, including database design, records management, metadata creation, digital scholarship publishing platforms, universal and user experience design, digitization, copyright and usage rights, research data management, information architecture, and digital tools for managing data, digital assets, and conducting research and scholarship.