Amy Barton is Assistant Professor of Library Science and Metadata Specialist at Purdue University Libraries. Amy provides metadata education, consultation, research, and implementation services for Purdue University. Amy is a member of the Purdue University Research Repository team and has developed preservation metadata specifically for the Repository. She oversees the Libraries’ Digital Programs and provides metadata consultation for the Libraries’ e-Archives digital collections. Amy is also a member of the DataCite Metadata Working Group.