Max Eckard

Max Eckard

Max Eckard is the Assistant Archivist for Digital Curation at the University of Michigan Bentley Historical Library, where he works extensively with born-digital archives, is the lead for implementing Archivematica and was part of the ArchivesSpace-Archivematica-DSpace Workflow Integration project team. Prior to that, he was the Metadata and Digital Curation Librarian at Grand Valley State University.

An alumnus of the School of Library and Information Science at North Carolina Central University, he currently serves on the ArchivesSpace Technical Advisory Committee, heads the Integrations sub-team, and is involved with SAA, NDSA, and the 2016 NDSA innovation award-winning Mid-Michigan Digital Practitioners. He is passionate about archives, digital curation and end users.