I am an Associate Professor of Information and Library Science in the School of Informatics, Computing, & Engineering at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. My research applies digital and computational methods to the study of literary and historical documents. My research interests include: digital and computational literary studies; textual studies and bibliography; text technologies; book history; 19th-Century British literature, poetry, and poetics; and comic books.
I also have served, since its founding in 2007, as the Technical Editor for Digital Humanities Quarterly (DHQ), the online journal of Allied Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO). In 2022 I was appointed as one of four General Editors for DHQ.
In 2017, I was appointed the Co-Director and since 2019 serve as the Director of the HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC), where we develop infrastructure, tools and services for research and analysis of content in the HathiTrust Digital Library. In 20
The Algernon Charles Swinburne Project is a digital collection devoted to the life and work of Victorian poet Algernon Charles Swinburne.
The Chymistry of Isaac Newton is a digital edition of the alchemical writings of Isaac Newton, of which only a fraction has been previously edited and published.
The Comic Book Readership Archive (CoBRA) is building a digital archive—of primary source material and related data sets—to document American comic book readership and fandom.