Rémi Castonguay

MLIS (McGill), MA (Hunter)

Rémi Castonguay received his Master’s in Library and Information Studies from McGill University in 2000 and an M.A. in Musicology from Hunter College in 2008. His varied experience in New York City took him from the Frick Collection to Columbia University and the City University of New York. He was Public Services and Project Librarian at Yale University’s Gilmore Music Library from 2008 to 2015. In British Columbia he worked at Lucidea as a project management librarian until May 2019. At SFU he was the interim Digital Scholarship Librarian (2019-21), overseeing a vast array of digital humanities projects. In recent years his work has focused on online streaming services, film preservation, social media, and the digital humanities. He has presented numerous times at the International Association of Music Library (IAML) and the Music Library Association (MLA) conferences. His articles have appeared in Fontes Artis Musicae, Music Reference Services Quarterly, the Journal of Web Librarianship, and other publications.