Personal profile


I’m a historian and hacker who researches the possibilities and politics of digital cultural collections. I’ve worked across the cultural heritage sector and have been developing online resources relating to libraries, archives, museums and history since 1993.

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open channel Social Sciences

Projects 2013 2018

Research Output 2012 2016

  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Digital or Visual Products



Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

Open Access

Asking better questions: history, Trove and the risks that count

SHERRATT, T. 2015 Copyfight. McGuinness, P. (ed.). Sydney: NewSouth Publishing, p. 112-124 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mining the treasures of Trove: new approaches and new tools

SHERRATT, T. 2012 VALA2012 Proceedings. Rutherford, B. (ed.). Melbourne: VALA, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution