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Yuri Shimoda

Autry Museum of the American West
CLIR Recordings at Risk Intern
Los Angeles, California
Yuri Shimoda obtained an MLIS at UCLA, with a focus in media archival studies, in June 2019. She is the CLIR Recordings at Risk Intern at the Autry Museum of the American West, a Clerk for Los Angeles Public Library, and an Asset Specialist Intern at Walt Disney Imagineering's Information Research Center. She was a Graduate Student Assistant at the UCLA Music Library and a UCLA Community Archives Lab/Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Intern at Visual Communications, a media arts center for Asian-American and Pacific Islander filmmakers. She is the founder of the first student chapter of the Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC), co-founder of Basement Tapes Day, and spent a summer as a Library of Congress Junior Fellow in the Recorded Sound Section at the National Audio-Visual Conservation Center.