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 curation
Electronic health records (EHR)
Enterprise content management (ECM)
Ontology modeling, semantic web
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 G. and Oh, Wankeun. 2019. “Developing a Government Openness Index: The Case of Developing Countries.” Information Development 34 (2): 1-14.

Zou, Qing and Park, Eun G. 2018. “Linking Historical Collections in an Event-based Ontology.” Digital Library Perspectives (in press).

Al-Hussaeni, Khalil. Fung, Benjamin C. M., Iqbal, Farkhund. Dagher, Gaby. G. and Park, Eun G. (2018). SafePath: differentially-private publishing of passenger trajectories in transportation systems.Computer Networks (COMNET): Special Issue on Intelligent and Connected Transportation Systems, 143 (October 2018):126-139.

Park, Eun G., Burr, Gordon, Slonosky, Victoria, Sieber, Renee and Podolsky, Lori. 2018. "DRAW (Data Rescue Archive Weather): Preserving the Complexity of Historical Climate Data.” Journal of Documentation 74 (4): 763-780.

Park, Eun G. and Milner, Matthew. 2018. “Building Social Interactions as a Creation of Networks in an RDF Repository.” Journal of Arts & Humanities 7 (2): 59-65.

Park, Eun G. and Oh, Wankeun. 2018. “Trust, ICT and Income: Their Relationships and Implications.” Online Information Review.

Park, Eun G. and Oh, Wankeun. 2018. “Developing a Government Openness Index: The Case of Developing Countries.” Information Development 34 (2): 1-14.

Zwarich, Natasha and Park, Eun G. 2017. “Toward E-Mail Governance: Policies and Practices in the Government of Canada.” Canadian Journal of Information and Library Science, 41 (3): 169-185. 

Adu, KK, Ngulube, Patrick, Park, Eun G. and  Adjei, Emmanuel. 2017. “Evaluation of the implementation of electronic government in Ghana.” Information Polity 23 (1): 81-94. 

Park, Eun G. 2017. Building an Event-Based Ontology Model for Historical Collections and Archival Descriptions. 2nd International Archive Congress on Ottoman Lands, Istanbul, Turkey, November 21, 2017. 

Wright, T. and Park, E. 2017.  Mapping Records Management Practices: Examining the records management practices in the Government of Canada digital landscape. The Archival Education and Research Institute Conference, University of Toronto, ON, July 10, 2017.

Oh, Wankeun and Park, Eun G. 2016. “Economic Effects and CO2 Emissions Reduction of Trusted Third Party Digital Repositories”. Applied Economics, 48 (40): 3812-3825.

Zou, Qing and Park, Eun G. 2015. Restructuring Cultural Heritage Collections in the Basic Formal Ontology. In Proceedings of the International Congress on Digital Heritage 2015, Granada, Spain, September 28-October 2, 2015.

Park, Eun G. 2015. Legal Compliance and Technical Capability for Privacy-sensitive Data Protection in the Cloud. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on INFuture: e-Institutions – Openness, Accessibility, and Preservation,  Zagreb, Croatia, November 11-13, 2015. 

Park, Eun G. 2015. Legal Compliance and Technical Capability for Privacy-sensitive Data Protection in the Cloud. INFuture2015: e-Institutions – Openness, Accessibility, and Preservation. Zagreb, 11-13 November 2015

Park, Eun G. and Han, Jaehoon. 2015.  MOOC as a new teaching and learning platform. International Conference on Internet Studies, July 18-19, 2015, Tokyo, Japan. 

Park, Eun G. 2014. Regional Content Management Conference, May 23, 2014: A Changing Landscape of Digital Archiving, Digital Humanities and Digital Content Management. Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, South Korea. 

Park, Eun G. 2014. InterPARES Trust 2nd International Symposium, October 17, 2014: A Privacy-preserving Approach for Records Management in Cloud Computing. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria Library.

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 a 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.