Mark A. Matienzo is an archivist, technologist, and ambient musician. Their work for Stanford University Libraries includes serving as the project lead for Lighting the Way, an IMLS National Forum Grant focused on improving archival discovery and delivery, and managing a portfolio of digital library discovery and access services and systems. Mark received a MSI from the University of Michigan School of Information and a BA in Philosophy from the College of Wooster, and was the 2012 recipient of the Mark A. Greene Emerging Leader Award from the Society of American Archivists. Mark resides on the unceded ancestral lands of the Duwamish People past and present, who are still actively working for federal recognition.
Lighting the Way is a project led by Stanford University Libraries running from September 2019-August 2021 focused on convening a series of meetings focused on improving discovery and delivery for archives and special collections. Through the Forum (February 2020) and Working Meeting (Spring 2021), the project will engage stakeholders and experts including archives, library, and technology workers. https://lightingtheway.stanford.edu/
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