Eun G. Park

Academic title(s): 

Associate Professor

Contact Information
Email address: 
eun.park [at]
  • PhD (Information Studies), University of California, Los Angeles
  • MBA (Business Administration), University of Pittsburgh
  • MS (Library and Information Science), University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • BA (English Language and Literature), Pusan National University
Graduate supervision: 
Research areas: 
Cloud computing - trust
Digital contents
Digital curation
Digital preservation
Electronic health records (EHR)
Enterprise content management (ECM)
Trusted digital repositories
Current research: 
2014-2020 SSHRC Partnership Grant
Networks for Change and Well-being: Girl-led 'From the Ground Up' Policy-making: Addressing Sexual Violence

McGill Internal SSHRC Grant
Linked Historical Collections as Networked Knowledge


SSHRC Major Collaborative Initiative
InterPARES Trust Project Canadian Team
Trust and digital records in a networked society

2012-2013 SSHRC Public Dissemination Grant
Humanities Dissemination using the Resource Description Framework
2011-2014 SSHRC Standard Grant
Voices: Rural teachers in rural South Africa in the age of AIDS
2009-2012 SSHRC International Opportunity Fund
Building an International Digital Future Network for AIDS Prevention Programs: Participatory Visual Data Archives
2008-2012 InterPARES III Project Team Korea (International Research on Permanent Authentic Records in Electronic Systems)
2007-2010 SSHRC
Giving Life (to Data) to Save Life (in the age of AIDS): Meta-analyses through Digitization of Visual data in the Social Sciences
2006-2008 FQRSC
Social Uses of Photograph on AIDS and HIV: Methods for Digitization on Datamining
Principal Investigator: Eun Park
2006-2009 SSHRC
International Visual Methodologies for Social Change Project
2003-2006 SSHRC
InterPARES II Project (International Research on Permanent Authentic Records in Electronic Systems)
Selected publications: 

Park, Eun and Paris, Benjamin. 2014. “System upgrade and integration at a medium-sized dental clinic.” International Journal of Privacy and Health Information Management, 2 (1): 51-64.

Park, Eun, Zou, Qing, & Milner, Matthew. 2013.  Making Publics 2.0: Humanities data linked through a topical repository. In Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Montreal, QC, November 1-6, 2013.

Park, Eun G. and Oh, Sam. 2012. “Examining Attributes of Open Standard File Formats for Long-term Preservation and Open Access,” Information Technology and Libraries, 31 (4): 44-65.

Zou, Qing and Park, Eun G. 2011. “Modeling Ancient Chinese Time Ontology.” Journal of Information Science 37(3): 332-341.

Wright, Trudi, Park, Eun, and Cole, Charles. 2011. “Collaboration Tools in Virtual Educational Communities: A Case of the Paulo Freire Project for Critical Pedagogy.” The New Educational Review 24 (2): 271-280.

Park, Eun G. and Richard, Marc. 2011. “Metadata Assessment in E-Theses and Dissertations of Canadian Institutional Repositories.” The Electronic Library 29 (3): 394-407. 

de Lange, Naydene, Mnisi, Thoko, Mitchell, Claudia and Park, Eun.  2010. “University-Community Partnerships in addressing HIV & AIDS through Building Digital Archives”. Journal of E-Learning and Digital Media 7 (2): 160-171.

Park, Eun G., Lamontagne, Manon, Perez, Amilcar, Melikhova, Irina, and Bartlett, Gregory. 2009. Running Ahead toward Interoperable E-Government: The Government of Canada Metadata Framework. International Journal of Information Management 29: 145-150.

Aldred, Tania, Burr, Gordon, and Park, Eun G. 2008. Crossing a Librarian with an Historian: The Image of Archivists in Film. Archivaria 66 (Autumn 2008): 57-93.

Park, Eun G., Mitchell, Claudia, and de Lange, Naydene. 2008. Social Uses of Digitization within the Context of HIV and AIDS: Metadata as Engagement. Online Information Review 32 (6): 716-725.

Park, Eun G. and Zwarich, Natasha. 2008. Canadian Government Agencies Develop E-mail Management Policies. International Journal of Information Management 28 (6): 468-473.

Mallan, Katrine and Park, Eun G. 2007. Is Digitization Sufficient for Collective Remembering?: Access to and Use of Cultural Heritage Collections. The Canadian Journal of Information and Library Science 30 (3/4): 201-220.

Park, Eun G. and Burr, Gordon. 2008. Association of Canadian Archivists Annual Conference, June 12 – 14, 2008: Inventory and Retention of Electronic Records at McGill University. Fredericton, NB: Association of Canadian Archivists.

Zwarich, Natasha and Park, Eun G. 2008. Canadian Association for Information Science Annual Conference 2008, June 5-7, 2008: Policies of Managing Web Resources at the Canadian Government: A Records Management Perspective. Vancouver, BC: Canadian Association for Information Science.

Park, Eun, Mitchell, Claudia, and de Lange, Naydene. 2008. American Educational Research Association 2008 Annual Meeting, April 13-17, 2008: Working With Digital Archives: Giving Life (to Data) to Save Lives (in the Age of AIDS). New York, NY: American Educational Research Association.

Park, Eun G. 2007. Building Interoperable Canadian Architecture Collections: Initial Metadata Assessment. The Electronic Library 25 (2): 207-218.

Park, Eun G. 2007. Perspectives on Access to e‑Journals for Long‑Term Preservation. Serials Review 12 (2): 22-25.

Park, Eun G., Zou, Qing, and McKnight, David. 2007. Electronic Thesis Initiative: Pilot Project of McGill University. Program: Electronic Library and Information Systems 41 (1): 81-91.

Park, Eun G. "Building Digital Archives of Photography in the Context of AIDS and HIV." Proceedings of American Society for Information Science and Technology. Austin , TX , November 3 - 8, 2006. Silver Spring , MD : American Society for Information Science and Technology, 2006.