• Organization and Preservation of Multimedia and Interactive Media
  • Music Information Retrieval


Michele Newman is a doctoral student in the Information School at the University of Washington advised by Dr. Jin Ha Lee. She is also a member of the UW Gamer Group and the Digital Youth Lab. In the broadest sense, her research interests include knowledge organization and preservation of interactive/multimedia, music information retrieval, and human-computer interaction. Currently, her work looks at the potential of online, fan-generated content for the long-term preservation of video games and the way artificial intelligence is impacting human creativity.


  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, University of Denver, 2022
  • MM, Music Theory, Indiana University, 2019
  • BM, Music Composition and Theory (Double Major), University of North Texas, 2017

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