Wednesday, June 5, 2019

University Libraries appoints new Outreach Archivist

On May 1, Traci Robison, assistant professor of practice began her new position as Outreach
Archivist for the University Libraries Archives & Special Collections. Robison’s goal in this position is to increase the use of and engagement with the collections held in the Archives & Special Collections. She will work on exhibits, events, archival instruction, and making connections with faculty and students. A special focus in 2019-2020 will be increasing the collections from diverse UNL student groups.

Robison received her BA in Economics and Anthropology from UNL and a Master of Arts in Museum Studies. She has worked at UNL since 2005 and most recently served as the Photograph & Exhibits Specialist. Prior to her employment at UNL, Robison worked at the Nebraska State Historical Society as an Archival Assistant. Robison has given various presentations and co-authored, with Thomas Mooney, an article that appeared in the journal, Collections: A Journal for Museum and Archives. She has also published three novels.

To learn more about the Archives & Special Collections, contact Traci Robison at 402-472-2531

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