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Project Team - Boston College Libraries

Elizabeth Sweeney, Irish Music Librarian

Jack Kearney, Digital Archives Specialist

Nancy Adams, Digital Publishing Assistant

Anna Kijas, Senior Digital Scholarship Librarian

Chris Houston-Ponchak, Web Design & Communication Specialist

Ben Florin, Web Applications Developer


Project team 

Left to right: Ben Florin, Anna Kijas, Séamus Connolly, Elizabeth Sweeney, Jack Kearney, Nancy Adams. 
Photo by Patrick Goncalves.

Library departments:

  • Irish Music Archives, John J. Burns Library of Rare Books and Special Collections

  • Digital Scholarship Group

  • Digital Library Programs

  • Metadata Creation & Management

  • Scholarly Communication & Research Services

  • Systems & Applications

  • Collection Development

Boston College Libraries sponsorship:

  • Kimberly Kowal, Associate University Librarian for Digital Initiatives & Services

  • Christian Dupont, Burns Librarian and Associate University Librarian for Special Collections

  • Thomas B. Wall, University Librarian

Content creators: [see Words of Thanks]

  • Séamus Connolly
  • Over 100 musicians including Connolly contributed performances and compositions 

  • Essay authors: Séamus Connolly, Dr. Earle Hitchner, Dr. Sally K. Sommers Smith Wells, and Elizabeth Sweeney

  • Music transcriptions editor: Paul Wells

  • Stories editor: Kieran O’Hare

  • Visual artists: Bachrach Studios, Stephanie Boggs, Gary Wayne Gilbert, James Higgins, and Leslie Mansmann