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Special Collections and Archives Staff

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Administration


Jennifer Duncan

Department Head, Book Curator, and Special Collections Librarian

Jennifer Duncan

(435) 797-8148

Oversees the acquisition and management of special and rare books and pamphlets, incunables, manuscripts, and art books. Areas of interest include children's literature and western Americana.


Todd Welch

Associate Dean, Special Collections & Archives

Todd Welch

(435) 797-8268


Rose Milovich

Preservation Manager and Exhibition Program Director

Rose Milovich

(435) 797-0893

Oversees conservation of Special Collections' materials and develops and directs the Libraries' collections-based exhibition program. Area of interest is cultural preservation.



Curators/Managers


Randy Williams

Fife Folklore Archives Curator

Randy Williams

(435) 797-3493

Manages faculty, student and SCA folklore collections and directs university oral history projects. Areas of interest include collaborative fieldwork and western folklore.


Clint Pumphrey

Manuscript Curator

Clint Pumphrey

(435) 797-0891

Administers manuscript collections that relate to a variety of local and regional topics, including settlement, business, conservation, and agriculture. Area of interest includes environmental history.


Daniel Davis

Photograph Curator, Instruction Coordinator

Daniel Davis

(435) 797-0890

Manages photograph collection which includes Utah and Southeast Idaho, focusing on Utah State University, Western agriculture and natural resources. Areas of interest include western photography and the history of the Transcontinental Railroad.


Bob Parson

University Archivist

Bob Parson

(435) 797-0894

Oversees the acquisition, organization, and care of Utah State University's permanent, historic record. Areas of emphasis include state and local history especially as related to the history of the institution.



Support Specialists


Becky Skeen

Cataloger

Becky Skeen

(435) 797-5569

Performs cataloging of Special Collections & Archives (SCA) materials, manages workflow between the SCA and Cataloging Departments, and creates metadata for various digital collections. Areas of interest include RDA, DACS, and metadata.


Sara Skindelien

Library Assistant III

Sara Skindelien

(435) 797-0892

Coordinates EAD finding aid creation, processes manuscript and photograph collections, and manages the workflow between Special Collections & Archives and Digital Initiatives. Areas of interest include Norwegian immigration and western women homesteaders.