Scholarly Repository Librarian
University of Virginia Libraries
Years Active: 2022 -
Sherry Lake is the Scholarly Repository Librarian at the University of Virginia Library where she manages UVa’s institutional repositories hosting open scholarship, including Electronic Theses & Dissertations and Data. Sherry has been at the UVa Library since 2000 in various roles, including UVa’s first Data Management Consultant, supporting the research lifecycle data management, metadata production, data organization and preservation. Sherry was involved in the creation of the online data management tool, DMPTool. Sherry is also a certified Carpentry instructor (Software, Data, Library). Sherry holds a MS in Information Sciences from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and a BS in Computer Science from the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Virginia.