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Beth Knazook

Beth Knazook

Project Manager, Research Data

Royal Irish Academy


DRI Role

Project Manager, Research Data

Research Interests
Research Data Management, Digital Preservation, Digitisation, Open Science, Metadata Interoperability, Digital Humanities, History of Photography, Book History


Twitter: @bethknazook


Beth Knazook is the project manager, research data at the Digital Repository of Ireland where she is working on the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) Future project, an EU-funded initiative to give European researchers wide access to FAIR (findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable) data and related services. She was previously the preservation coordinator for the Portage Network, an organisation established by the Canadian Association of Research Libraries to foster a national research data culture through the provision of research data services and infrastructure. She has also worked as the digitisation manager for Huron County Library and curator of special collections for Ryerson University Library. She is currently pursuing a PhD in Art and Visual Culture at Western University, in London, Canada, focusing on the introduction of photography into book illustration in nineteenth-century Canada.


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