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Stacy Kowalczyk is a professor at Dominican University in the School of Information Studies. In addition, she serves as the director of Dominican University's Master of Science in Information Management (MSIM) program. Kowalczyk teaches courses in digital libraries, digital curation, systems analysis and design, information architecture, human computer interaction, digital humanities, information systems theory. She has published research in leading journals and presented papers at refereed international conferences. Kowalczyk holds a PhD in information science from Indiana University and a master's degree in library science from Dominican University.

PhD, Information Science, Indiana University
MLIS, Library Science, Dominican University
Research Interests

Digital libraries
Digital curation
Digital humanities
Information Architecture

Selected Publications

Kowalczyk, S. & Holmes, A. (2020). The Studs Terkel Radio Archive: A Journey to Enhanced Usability for Audio. Journal of Archival Organization, 17(1-2), 95-112. Retrieved from

Kowalczyk, S., Sun, Y., Peng, Z., Plale, B., Todd, A., Auvil, L., Willis, C., Zeng, J., Pathirage, M., Liyanage, S., Ruan, G., & Downie, S. (2016). Big Data at Scale for Digital Humanities: An Architecture for the HathiTrust Research Center. Big Data: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications. IGI Global. Retrieved from

Peng, Z., Chen, M., Kowalczyk, S. and Plale, B. (2014), Author Gender Metadata Augmentation of HathiTrust Digital Library. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 51(1), 1-4. Retrieved from

Kowalczyk, S.T. (2014), Where Does All the Data Go: Quantifying the Final Disposition of Research Data. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 51(1), 1-10. Retrieved from


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