Digital Initiatives and Metadata Assistant
Matthew Clarke is Digital Initiatives and Metadata Assistant at the Newberry Library, where he has helped develop a range of crowdsourced transcription and translation sites for use in the classroom. He is also a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he has incorporated transcription sites into his courses. He holds a B.A. in Philosophy from Reed College and a Ph.D. in English Literature from Loyola University Chicago.