Minkwell provides academic and cultural heritage program evaluation.

Program assessment may include interviewing program participants, developing and implementing surveys, and providing recommendations for program refinement and/or future directions.

Minkwell specializes in the assessment of digital preservation programs and initiatives. Keepers of Our Digital Future resulted from a major assessment of a national program designed to train digital preservation professionals. This assessment was facilitated through CLIR with Meridith Beck Mink as the lead researcher and author.


Minkwell specializes in research for book projects, professional reports, and any project that needs diligent study.

Research consultation may include archival research, digital collections research, interview protocol development and implementation, survey development and execution, the analysis of collected data, and writing of reports or white papers.

Grant Work

Minkwell can help with your grant.

Grant consultation may include writing grants, identifying funding opportunities, and creating a plan of action to implement successful grants.