Alexandra Carruthers: Creating Digital Public Spaces

Alexandra Carruthers

Alexandra Carruthers,
Digital Public Spaces Librarian
at Edmonton Public Library
with MA in English & MLIS
from the University of Alberta

 

Alexandra Carruthers is the Digital Public Spaces Librarian at Edmonton Public Library (EPL). She holds an MA in English and an MLIS from the University of Alberta. She recently published a case study of EPL’ s International Open Data Day Hackathon in Partnership: the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice Research and her co-edited issue of Progressive Librarian, which shares the proceedings of the PLG Edmonton Symposium on the Commodification of Information and Library Services is forthcoming this winter. Alex kindly agreed to answer a few of our questions over email about her experience at EPL.

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