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Delinda Buie

Title: Professor / Curator, Rare Books
Rank: Professor
Dept./Unit: Rare Books
Library: Archives & Special Collections
Phone: 852-6762
Fax: 852-8734
Email: Send an e-mail
Building: Ekstrom Library
Campus: Belknap
Job Description:
Supports instructional and research programs by managing, and providing access to the university's collection of rare books, manuscripts, maps, posters etc. As part of Archives and Special Collections, administers the Department of Rare Books oversees the work of faculty and staff within Rare Books. Responsible for cultivating donors and seeking external funding, selecting gifts and purchases. Manages preservation, cataloging, arrangement and description of materials; interprets and promotes rare books collections through online and traditional reference and teaching, digital initiatives, exhibitions, and publications. Participates in the work of Archives and Special Collections