An Assistant Professor at Drexel University’s College of Computing and Informatics, Alex H. Poole received his PhD from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Information and Library Science, where he studied with Helen R. Tibbo and Christopher A. (Cal) Lee. His research areas include digital curation, digital humanities, archives and records management, and diversity, equity, and inclusivity. He is PI of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)-funded (2020-2021) project, “Exploring New Frontiers in 21st Century Archival Education” (Jane Zhang, co-PI).

Poole has received the following publication awards:

Poole’s recent articles include:

Poole teaches courses in Information Science at Drexel. He serves on the Editorial Boards of Information & Culture, The Library Quarterly: Information, Community, Policy, and The Electronic Library.

From 2010 to 2013, Poole worked on the Institute of Museum and Library Services-funded DigCCurr II (PIs: Helen R. Tibbo and Christopher A. Lee).