Josh Schneider

Josh Schneider is Assistant University Archivist, and Product and Service Manager, at Stanford University, where he acquires and supports researcher use of Stanford University records, faculty papers, and materials documenting campus and student life. His case study on appraisal of electronic records appeared in a recent volume of the Society of American Archivists’ Trends in Archival Practice series. Josh is also Community Manager for ePADD, open-source software that uses named entity recognition and machine learning to support the appraisal, processing, discovery, and delivery of email archives. ePADD was the recipient of the National Digital Stewardship Alliance Innovation Award in 2017, and of the Digital Preservation Coalition Software Sustainability Institute Award for Research and Innovation in 2018. Josh serves on the editorial board of The American Archivist. He received an MLIS from Simmons College and a BA in Philosophy from Brown University.