Richard Urban
Asst. Professor
Florida State University

Richard Urban joined the iSchool at Florida State University in 2011 after completing a MLIS and Ph.D. at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His background also includes an MA in History and Museum Studies certificate from the University of Delaware. Richard's research interests are broadly concerned with representing cultural heritage collections online through quality metadata and usable interfaces. His research is informed by experience at the IMLS Digital Collections and Content Project, Collaborative Digitization Program, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, and Historical Society of Delaware.