Elycia Wallis
Manager, Online Collections
Museum Victoria
Australia

Dr Elycia Wallis has worked in the museum sector for 16 years and is Manager of Online Collections at Museum Victoria. Originally trained as a scientist, she holds a PhD in Zoology. She also holds a Masters in Knowledge Management, gained when managing library, records and archives information became part of her role. Elycia is the current Chair of the Global Biodiversity Heritage Library Coordinating Committee. She has a passion for open access to information, and believes that everyone should be able to benefit from the vast collections and information held within the wider gallery, library, archives and museum sector.