Ayla Stein

I'm a Metadata Librarian at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University Library. I earned my M.S. in Information at the University of Michigan School of Information, specializing in Library & Information Science, Preservation of Information, and Archives & Records Management. I earned my B.A. in East Asian Studies at the University of Arizona, specializing in Japanese Language and Literature.

My professional interests include digital preservation, research data management, digital scholarship in the humanities and social sciences, scholarly communication, copyright and intellectual property, digital repositories, information systems and emerging technologies, metadata, linked data, and the Semantic Web.