Tropical Flower

Amber Appel MSIS 2021

 As a masters' student in the School of Information at the University of Texas, I completed a number of library and archival projects. This portfolio provides a look at a few of them!


Reworking the Texas Observer Archives

Reworking the Texas Observer Archives

Reworking The Texas Observer Archives

Law Books

Legal Information Resources Presentation

Legal Information Resources Presentation

ILLIAS Benson Legacy Collections

ILLIAS Benson Legacy Collections


DSpace Technology Presentation

DSpace Technology Presentation 


"Read books. Care about things. Get Excited. Try not to be too down on yourself. Enjoy the ever present game of knowing."

-Hank Green



University of Texas at Austin

M.S. in Information Studies

May 2021

New York University

Summer Publishing Institute

July 2018

Rollins College

B.A. in English, Cum Laude

May 2017

Abstract Gradient



MSIS Course Work

Magazine and Digital Publishing

Book Publishing

Perspectives on Information

Materials for Children

Collection Management

Organizing Information

Gender and Speculative Fiction

Database management

Legal Information Resources

Digital Libraries

Information Architecture and Design