Richard Naples


Richard Naples works in the Digital Projects and Initiatives Division of the Smithsonian Libraries. He helps to manage data for Research Online, the bibliography and repository for scholarly output at the Smithsonian Institution. He also works on social media and other special projects. Prior to that, he was a technician in the Book Conservation Lab, where he ran the general collections care and environmental monitoring program.


  • The Man Who Changed Exercise Forever

    The next time you hit the gym, give an extra rep for Dr. Gustav Zander, an inventor who helped establish one of the benchmarks of modern gym culture over 100 years ago.