alessandra seiter
librarian // data + digital + spatial + media

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Knowledge Services Librarian. Harvard Kennedy School (Cambridge, MA). November 2018 - present.
>>Implement digital initiatives to support the school's operational content, including interdepartmental collaborations on media production and community programming
>>Facilitate launch of and serve on data services team to provide complex support to faculty, graduate students, and staff on their data-related research needs, including those of a geospatial nature
>>Implement department web content and communications strategy, including social media management and website maintenance
>>Provide expert guidance to faculty and course coordinators on copyright adherence and scholarly communication strategy
>>Manage the school's course materials database and online request system

Graduate Assistant. Boston Public Library - Evaluation design of hotspot lending pilot program, with Colin Rhinesmith (Boston, MA). May 2018 - August 2018.

Graduate Assistant. Simmons University - At the Edges of the National Digital Platform: Rural Hotspot Lending Programs with Colin Rhinesmith (Boston, MA). March 2018 - July 2018.

Public Services Assistant. Houghton Library - Harvard University (Cambridge, MA). October 2017 - May 2018.

Event Intern. Madison Public Library Foundation (Madison, WI). June 2016 - Dec. 2016.

Professional Affiliations
>>Member. Program Committee for the Community Informatics Research Network (CIRN) Conference. 2020. View last year's program.
>>Secretary. Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) - SIG-DL. 2018 - 2019.
>>Treasurer. ASIS&T - Simmons University chapter. 2017 - 2018.
>>Member. American Library Association (ALA). 2017 - 2019.
>>Member. New England Archivists (NEA). 2018 - 2019.