Ed Summers

Silver Spring, Maryland, USA

ehs@pobox.com
http://inkdroid.org
http://twitter.com/edsu
http://github.com/edsu

I am a software developer with two decades of experience bridging the worlds of libraries and archives with the World Wide Web. I have worked in academia, startups, corporations and the government. I work best in agile, highly collaborative teams, that want to help make the world a better place.

Skills

Work History

Lead Software Developer
Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities
University of Maryland
08/2014 - Present

Information Technology Specialist
Repository Development Center
Library of Congress, Washington, DC
03/2006 - 08/2014

Consultant
George Washington University, Washington, DC
10/2013 - present

Consultant
Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
09/2013 - present

Consultant
Hypothes.is
San Fransisco, CA
01/2013 - 10/2013

Consultant
GlueJar
11/2011 - 04/2012

Consultant
Canary Project
Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
07/2005 - 12/2005

Senior Software Engineer
Follett Corporation, McHenry IL
05/2005 - 03/2006

Consultant
Performix, Chicago IL
02/2004 - 04/2005

Consultant
Queens Borough Public Library, New York NY
06/2004 - 05/2005

Consultant
Notre Dame University, South Bend IN 06/2004 - 12/2004

Applications Developer
Follett Library Resources, McHenry IL
07/2002 - 05/2004

Senior Software Engineer
CheetahMail, New York NY
02/2000 - 07/2002

Electronic Resources Librarian
Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
04/1998 - 02/2000

Visiting Assistant Professor University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL
08/1996 - 03/1998

Selected Projects

I like to learn and keep my skills sharp by working on or participating in opensource projects. This is a shortlist of projects that I am proud to have started or been involved with:

Selected Publications

Education

Awards