Timothy Ryan Mendenhall
Metadata Librarian, Fordham University, Walsh Library
B.A. in Germanic Languages and Literature from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2004
MLIS in Library and information Studies from CUNY-Queens College, 2010.
Professionall experience as archivist and librarian:
2010-2013: assisted on DigiBaeck digitization initative at Leo Baeck Institute: https://www.lbi.org/digibaeck/
2013: Survey of Archives of Jewish Bukovina and Transylvania–worked on the development of online catalog and fieldwork for the creation of an inventory and research portal (using Omeka) on this topic, via a Yerusha grant awarded by the Rothschild Foundation (Hanadiv) to the Leo Baeck Institute: http://jbat.lbi.org/
2014-present: updating Fordham University’s digital collections: http://digital.library.fordham.edu/
2015-2016: Managing METRO Digital Conversion Grant awarded to Fordham University Libraries for the project Political and Religious Pamphlets of the Italian Unification.