With strong connections across the repositories, HSS data and GLAM sectors, Dr. Harrower chairs the ALLEA (All European Academies) E-Humanities Working Group, which is currently running an open consultation on FAIR data in the Humanities. She has served on programme committees across the data, archiving and preservation sectors (Open Repositories 2016, PASIG2017, iPres2019, IDCC2020), and is a longstanding contributor to the Research Data Alliance, particularly as a partner in the RDA EU 3.0 and 4.0 projects. In Ireland, Dr. Harrower is a member of national groups that are addressing digital data sharing from different perspectives, including the National Archives Advisory Council, the Irish National Open Research Forum, DARIAH Ireland, the E-RIHS ERIC advisory group, and the Film Heritage Advisory Board. In 2016, Dr. Harrower successfully secured long term funding for the Digital Repository of Ireland from the Irish government, transitioning a grant-funded project into a permanent national repository and research institute.
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