Thomas Padilla

How do you Define DH?

Active and critical engagement with computing in the pursuit of humanistic research questions.


Michigan State University


Thomas Padilla is Digital Humanities Librarian at Michigan State University Libraries. Prior to his move to Michigan he was at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign working at the Scholarly Commons and the Preservation Unit of the University Library. Prior to that he was at the Library of Congress doing digital preservation outreach and education.

Thomas maintains diverse interests in digital humanities, digital preservation, data curation, archives, History, and interdisciplinarity.