When: Thursday, Feb 01 | 2:50 pm - 3:30 pm

Location: ICTC - Niagara

Days: Thursday. Event Types: Session.


Instacart is a fast-growing startup that shops groceries and delivers them to your door. Laurentia Romaniuk has been working over two years at Instacart on their catalogue team. Instacart is a great example of a quickly evolving digital library, and the role that librarianship plays in the catalogue’s growth and development.

Understanding of special librarianship as it is applied at startups. Insight into innovative solutions to issues in librarianship coming out of tech companies. Introductory knowledge about building a digital library from scratch. Introductory knowledge around analyzing human behaviour to optimize data curation.