Keynote Speaker: Andrea Copeland

School of Informatics and Computing

Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis

The Social Life of Personal Information


Andrea Copeland is an Assistant Professor of Library and Information Science at Indiana University-Purdue University's School of Informatics and Computing. She received her Ph.D. in Information Studies from Drexel University in 2009. Her research interests include Community Collections & Archives, Personal Information Management, and Digital Preservation. Andrea has presented at both national and international venues. Much of her work focuses on connecting individuals with public libraries in order to promote long term preservation and access to personal information as well as to develop community repositories. Andrea's current work in progress, "The use of personal value estimations to select images for preservation in public library digital collections." will appear in Future Internet, Special Issue: Community Archives.