Thomas Guignard

Library technology and open data consultant

You bring your next challenge.

I bring over 15 years of experience helping libraries and cultural actors successfully manage technology projects.

TG Consulting

My expertise at your service

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Project Management

I blend robust methods and empathy to help teams accomplish great things.
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Data migration & cleanup

Migrating to a new system? I use powerful tools to painlessly bring over your metadata.
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Systems Integration

Did you say API? Like humans, systems work best when they work together. I help them speak the same language.
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Business needs analysis

Stay relevant and let me identify opportunities to grow your services and meet your users' needs.
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Technology Training

Empower your team to automate repetitive tasks and free up their valuable time. I offer bespoke training sessions on data manipulation and cleanup tools such as OpenRefine, data management, and introduction to computer programming.
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Library photography

I have been documenting library architecture around the world for more than a decade. Hire me to take a portrait of your library!

Recent projects

Curationist platform

Technical project management and metadata support for an open artworks platform.

Page1+ implementation

Procurement, implementation and data migration support for ExLibris Alma as a next generation library services platform for 18 college libraries in Ontario.

Evolution of the Sudoc portal

Participation in a market analysis to identify pertinent technical solutions for the French higher education union catalogue discovery interface.

Accessible Digital Books Pilot Project

Project management for a pilot collection of born-accessible ebooks in Atlantic Canada.

Transition of authority records to IdRef

Technical support for a library network in Western Swizterland transitioning from local authorities to IdRef.

Classification authorities conversion for Renouvaud

Post-migration automated conversion of classification authority records for a library in Western Switzerland.