Digital Humanities Librarian & DH Center Director
San Diego State University
San Diego, California
Pamella R. Lach is the Digital Humanities Librarian at San Diego State University. She is Director of the Library’s Digital Humanities Center (https://library.sdsu.edu/dh) and Co-Director of SDSU’s Digital Humanities Initiative (https://dh.sdsu.edu/). Pam’s work explores how new and emerging technologies transform humanistic scholarship and pedagogy. Her areas of interest include data visualization, information retrieval, user experience design, digital pedagogy, surveillance, critical librarianship, and anti-racist digital humanities. She has a PhD in U.S. Cultural History with an emphasis on gender and film history from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a MS in Information Science from UNC’s School of Information and Library Science. From 2019-2021 she served as the Chair of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Committee of the ACRL Digital Scholarship Section (DSS).