Anne Bast is from Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. She graduated in 2006 from Hope College with degrees in French and Art History, and is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Information Science at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, with a specialization in Archives and Records Management. While at Michigan Anne worked in the University Map Library, the Shaprio Undergraduate Library, and the Bentley Historical Library. This past January Anne moved to Paris to pursue study at the Institut national du patrimoine in archives. It is through the INP that she came to intern for the ICA, where she has worked on publications, translation, and preparations for the Congress. Her research and professional interests center around conservation and preservation standards for new media, copyright and intellectual property issues, and international collaboration.
Anne can be contacted at: email@example.com