Ashley Todd-Diaz

Assistant Professor, Curator of Special Collections and Archives

atodddia@emporia.edu
William Allen White Library, Room 119
620-341-5034

Degrees

MSIS, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY
MA, New York University, New York, NY
BA,Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY


Research interests

Archives and manuscripts
Mobile technology in libraries and archives
Information behavior
Preservation

Scholarly and professional activities

Society of American Archivists
American Library Association
Association of College and Research Libraries
Rare Book and Manuscripts Section
Midwest Archives Conference
Kansas City Area Archivists

Selected Publications and Presentations:

O’Hare, S. & Todd-Diaz, A. (in press). “The devils you don’t know: The new lives of the finding aid.” In S.K. Hastings (Ed.), Annual Review of Cultural Heritage Informatics 2012-2013, Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.

Todd-Diaz, A. & O’Hare, S. (in press). “If you build it, will they come? A review of digital collections user studies.” In S.K. Hastings (Ed.), Annual Review of Cultural Heritage Informatics 2012-2013, Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.

Givens, E. & Todd-Diaz, A. (2014, April). Hacking Library Space with Augmented Reality! Information Today’s Computers in Libraries, Washington, D.C.

Todd-Diaz, A. & Givens, E. (2013). “Breaking Free in the Special Collections and Archives: Shattering Conventions and Display Cases with Augmented Reality,” 2013 Brick and Click Proceedings.

Todd-Diaz, A. & Givens, E. (2013, November). Watch Your Exhibits Perform with Augmented Reality. Formatdag XV, Stockholm, Sweden.

Todd-Diaz, A. & Givens, E. (2013, October). Breaking Down Library Walls with Augmented Reality. Information Today’s Internet Librarian, Monterrey, CA.

Givens, E. & Todd-Diaz, A. (2013, October). Merging Virtual and Physical Worlds: Breaking Down Library Walls with Augmented Reality. Internet Librarian International 13, London, UK.