Position: 

Ottawa Resource Room Coordinator

Department: 

ARC

Research Specialist: 

  • Local area research

Office: 

ML 582

Phone: 

613-520-2600 x8125

Email: 

About

Research Interests: 

Providing Ottawa area maps, documents and other local area resources to support high quality academic research and teaching at Carleton while furthering cross-disciplinary collaboration.

  • Cartographic history
  • Paper maps
  • Cartographic teaching
  • Map uses
  • Evolution of cartography
  • Mounting map displays
  • Cartographic and paper conservation techniques
  • City of Ottawa
  • Local area history

Presentations and Publications: 

OCUL Map Assistant Workshop/ May 2011 Carleton U & Ottawa U -  Presentation: Marketing Paper Maps for Courses

A Brief Cartographic Tour of the Cosmos. Feb. 7, 2014 Royal Astronomical Society (RASC Ottawa Chapter) A Presentation and  discussion of several significant historical maps depicting man's spatial interpretation of the universe.   

Carto 2015 -Using Map Labs to Make Our Collection More Accessible

Projects and Partnerships: 

VODCAST series: "History of Cartography" with Beth Ray.  Series of 4 vodcasts detailing several important cartographical landmarks in time, using Camtasia software and original music.