PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016– present   Rutgers University Special Collections and University Archives (part-time)

Public services and outreach, including contributions to blog What Exit?

2011–16   Curtis Institute of Music: Archivist

Collection development and management; reference; development of policies and procedures and online presence of the archives; conversion of legacy data and creation of finding aids; research and promotion of the school’s history and collections in biannual in-house and online exhibits, and a blog.

Major projects:

2008–11   Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library, Princeton University: Special Projects Archivist (part-time)

Processing of collections; reference; contributions to library blogs.

Major projects:

  • John van Antwerp MacMurray Papers: finding aid, including detailed research of MacMurray’s films of China, 1925–29
  • Provision of online access to selection of digitized film footage; main writer and researcher for blog about the library’s audiovisual holdings

1998–2008   Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library, Princeton University: Special Collections Assistant IV (part-time)

Processing of collections; reference; curation of exhibits.

Major projects:

EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES, PRESENTATIONS, AND WRITINGS

2013 (Fall):  Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference, Philadelphia:  Speaker at outreach session

2008-present:  Professional publications about archival collections

2002-present:  Educational projects and writings for  children

EDUCATION AND CREDENTIALS

2016: Academy of Archivists Certificate

1992:  School of Library, Archives and Information Studies, University College London, UK: Diploma in Archive Studies

1989:  University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands: MA Modern History

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