Melinda Kernik, she/her/hers Spatial Data Analyst and Curator

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Full position title(s)
Spatial Data Analyst and Curator
Libraries department
Map Library


I help researchers document and organize spatial data submitted to the Data Repository for the University of Minnesota (DRUM)the Minnesota Geospatial Commons, and the Data Curation Network. I provide classroom support and consultations for spatial digital humanities topics in partnership with U-spatial. I am also part of the Big Ten Academic Alliance Geospatial Data Project, a multi-institution collaboration improving access to scanned historical maps and geospatial data resources.