The Vermont Digital Newspaper Project welcomes, Erenst Anip, who, in February, accepted the position of Project Librarian for the VTDNP, Phase 2.
Erenst began working officially with the VTDNP at the University of Vermont on Monday, April 1, 2013.
Erenst comes to UVM and to the Vermont Digital Newspaper Project from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Library where he served previously as Project Manager for the Hawaiʻi Digital Newspaper Project — the Hawaiʻi state component of the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP) — as well as Social Media Lead for the UH Mānoa Library. Erenst has an MLIS from the University of Hawaiʻi, and undergraduate degrees in International Business and Marketing and International Development. He has also served as Co-director for the Language Documentation Training Center and Instructor in the Indonesian Language Program at UH Mānoa. We are delighted that Erenst is on board as Project Librarian. We look forward working with him and to benefiting from his skills and expertise to deliver more great historical newspaper content to Chronicling America!
– Birdie MacLennan