Yvette Rancourt

Yvette Rancourt

Yvette holds an MAS and MLIS from the University of British Columbia’s iSchool and has worked extensively with digital collections since 2017. With experience in digitization, metadata, and digital preservation, Yvette’s interest in research data management led them to pursue projects with researchers in several different fields. Highlights have included creating RDM guidelines for clinical trials at BC Children’s Hospital, developing a Dataverse for housing and population data with the Housing Research Collaborative, and establishing and facilitating RDM workshops for students at Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre. Prior to becoming a librarian and archivist Yvette has been a haunted aquarium tour guide, mascot, puppeteer, and tatting instructor.