Matt Krc is the Digital Initiatives Librarian in the Department of Digital Initiatives and Services at the Newberry Library. Drawing on his background in data curation, Matt has designed a number of digital tools and programs for the Newberry, and he was instrumental in facilitating DIS's shift from Omeka-based digital exhibits to the Scalar content management system. More recently, he has developed a collection of resources for the Newberry's Mellon-funded multidisciplinary project Religious Change and Print, 1450-1700, including a crowdsourced transcription project, Transcribing Faith, which has received international attention. Matt holds a B.A. in Journalism from Loyola University Chicago and a Masters in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.