Archives & Special Collections
The Digital Scholarship Lab at Brock University (https://brocku.ca/library/dsl/) was a critical partner in this project. The digital infrastructure for the COVID-19 in Niagara website would not exist without them.
On April 7, Tim Ribaric of the DSL and David Sharron of the Brock Archives chatted about the pandemic project in the podcast Steering the Digital Scholarship. They discussed how the project came about, why it is important, what items are being submitted, and how long the project will remain active. As a weird bonus, Tim and Dave also discuss the best utensils for eating pie and popcorn.
To learn more, click on either icon below and have a listen:
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