Presentations & Workshops

Below are the workshops and presentations I’ve delivered/will be delivering on topics relating to librarianship.


“Introduction to Handling Data and SQL” Code4Lib 2019, Pre-Conference Workshop, February 19, 2019.

“Excel Mini-series” University of Toronto Libraries, Upcoming (January-February, 2019). Curriculum to include four lessons: Navigating Excel, Preparing Your Data/Beginning to Analyze Data with Excel, Manipulating Data in Excel pt. 1 (Focus on Fuzzy Matching), Manipulating Data in Excel pt. 2 (Focus on Pivot tables).

“Introduction to OpenRefine” University of Toronto Libraries, Upcoming (March, 2019).


“Introduction to MarcEdit Workshop” University of Toronto Libraries, March 9, 2018 with Antonio Muñoz Gomez and Sarah Gorman. Handout available here.


“INF*2173 Final Showcase” iSchool, University of Toronto. July 18, 2018

“Meerkats and Symphonies: cases for collaboration in library technical services” Transforming the Community: NASIG 33rd Annual Conference. June 8, 2018

“Using Core Competencies as a Compass” University of Toronto Libraries Town Hall: April 5, 2018

“Traditional Knowledge and Knowledge Bases” OCULA Lightning Strikes Competition, OLA Super Conference: February 1, 2018. Winner of the 2018 Lightning Strikes Award

“I know it’s around here somewhere… The importance of good metadata standards for research data” DLI Regional Training: December 6, 2017