Heather Moulaison Sandy

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Associate Professor

221E Townsend Hall
(573) 882-8323
moulaisonhe@missouri.edu
Curriculum Vitæ
Personal Website

Research Areas

  • Web Technologies
  • Organization of Information
  • Comparative Librarianship

Academic Background

  • Ph.D. in Library and Information Science — School of Communication and Information, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA.
  • M.S. in Library and Information Science (MSLIS) — Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA.
  • M.A. in Interdisciplinary French Studies — Department of French, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA.
  • B.A. in French — French Department, University of Missouri-Columbia, USA.
  • B.A. in English with Departmental Honors — English Department, University of Missouri-Columbia, USA.

Research

Digital Libraries

Point of Contact: Heather Moulaison Sandy at moulaisonhe@missouri.edu
Digital libraries are ubiquitous, and services and systems to provide access support enterprises ranging from scholarship to commerce. Focus your study and research on theoretical and practical aspects of providing access to curated digital content in information centers. Special attention can be given to metadata, digital preservation, and standards/interoperability for electronic content.
Bibliographic Control and Access:
In the digital age, libraries more than ever need to meet user needs through organized, curated content. What advances are being made in bibliographic control and how do these support access?