Andrea Copeland

Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Associate Professor
Indianapolis, IN
Andrea Copeland is an Associate Professor in the Department of Library and Information Science in the School of Informatics and Computing at Indiana University in Indianapolis. For the past decade, she has researched public libraries and their relationship with communities. Her current research projects focus on connectingthe cultural outputs of individuals and community groups to a sustainable preservation infrastructure. In particular, the potential for public libraries to develop the theoretical, technical and practical framework necessary to create such an infrastructure in support of preserving digital representations of community-based heritage. She is currently coediting a volume entitled, Participatory Heritage, which presents global perspectives on the ways in which individuals participate in community-based heritage.

My Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, August 2