Meet your SNAP leaders: Chair

Continuing with our series of introductions from your SNAP leaders, here is SNAP’s fearless chair and founder, Rebecca Goldman. 

Name: Rebecca Goldman
SNAP participation: Chair
Position: Media and Digital Services Librarian
Institution: Connelly Library, La Salle University in Philadelphia
Years at position: 1
Education: BA Swarthmore College, MSLIS Drexel University, post-Master’s archives coursework at Drexel University

My job is a little bit of everything! I oversee my library’s Media and Digital Services department, which houses the circulating AV collection and a growing digitization program. I work with Special Collections and Art Museum staff on digital projects. I run La Salle’s institutional repository. I help faculty and staff with copyright questions. I also supervise the University Archivist and two Media/Digital Services staff.

I’m probably best known in the archives world as the author of Derangement and Description, a webcomic about archives, and as a rabble-rouser on issues that affect new archivists like you.

I’m always happy to talk about ways we can make SNAP better. Ask me questions here, or send me an email.

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About Lisa H

Lisa is the archivist/librarian at the Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center at Augustana College. She stumbled into archival work by way of the museum world and is always seeking ways to break down the silos of these professions. Lisa has worked in museums, libraries, and archives in Illinois, New York, and Alaska. While not at work, Lisa spends her free time biking, working on art projects, and putting her useless knowledge to good use on bar trivia teams. You can find her on Twitter @lisahuntsha.

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