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RE-18-19-0049-19

University of Arizona
Fiscal Year: 
2019
Award: 
$383,901.00
City: 
Tucson
State: 
AZ
Recipient Type: 
Library
Program: 
Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program
Program Categories: 
RE-Community Catalysts - Research

Dr. Jamie A. Lee, Assistant Professor in the School of Information at the University of Arizona, will examine naming practices across a range of community-based archives - from those embedded in an university to those operating autonomously. This Early Career Development project will expand archival studies education to better address community-based archives and archival appraisal and description practices. Committed community and university archival partners include: Arizona Queer Archives, Institute for LGBT Studies, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; South Asian American Digital Archive, SAADA, Philadelphia, PA; Chicano/a Research Collection, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ; and Houston Area Rainbow Collective History, Houston ARCH, - coalition of Houston archivists dedicated to preserving and documenting Houston's LGBTQ history, - University of Houston, Houston, TX in partnership with Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, CSWGS, Rice University, Houston, TX.

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