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About the article
Molly Stothert-Maurer is archivist at the Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, Massachusetts. Her MA is in information resources and library and information science from the University of Arizona and her BFA in Studio Art is from Texas State University. She has worked extensively on digital projects and in 2015 became a member of the Board of Directors of the Digital Commonwealth, the statewide digital repository for Massachusetts, USA.
Jennifer Arnott (MLIS) has been the Research Librarian at the Perkins School for the Blind since May 2015. Her previous library positions (at a secondary school and a small public university) have given her a deep appreciation for the range of ways people find, use, and share information. She is particularly interested in how to connect people with information they want and need, in a way they can use, and in how technology changes the ways we find and share information.
Jennifer Hale is currently pursuing a master’s degree in library and information science at Simmons College. She began working at the Perkins School for the Blind as an intern in 2013 and is now assistant archivist and assistant librarian. Her past career in Web and graphic design informs her interests in the digitization and archival description of visual materials, in particular photographs.
Published Online: 2016-05-25
Published in Print: 2016-04-01