Dawne Lucas, MSLS: Special Collections Librarian
Schedule an Appointment
Scheduling an appointment to view Special Collections materials is strongly recommended.
Email me to schedule an appointment time, or call 919-962-0500.
except University holidays
Dawne is the Health Sciences Library's Special Collections Librarian. She is responsible for the HSL's rare book, manuscript, and medical equipment collections. She is also responsible for exhibit preparation and the digital initiatives such as the North Carolina History of Health Digital Collection.
BA, Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
BA, History, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
MA, Public History, North Carolina State University
MSLS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Selected Presentations and Classes
Instructor: Archivists’ Toolkit Workshop, North Carolina Connecting to Collections, October 2012
Instructor: Archival Boot Camp, North Carolina Connecting to Collections, June 2012
Instructor: Archivists’ Toolkit Workshop, North Carolina Library Association, November 2010
Chair/Speaker: “Yes, You Can Use Them!: Customizing Archivists’ Toolkit and Archon for Your Institution,” Society of North Carolina Archivists Annual Meeting, March 2010
Chair/Moderator: “Where is Everyone?: Staying Current with a Small Staff,” Society of American Archivists Annual Meeting, August 2009
Panelist: Roundtable on Unusual Formats in Libraries and Archives, Archivists and Librarians in the History of the Health Sciences Annual Meeting, April 2009
Chair/Moderator: “Not Just Your Medical Charts: The Challenges of Maintaining Medical Archives and History of Medicine Collections,” Society of North Carolina Archivists Spring Meeting, March 2008
Education Committee Chair, Society of North Carolina Archivists.
Publications Committee, Society of North Carolina Archivists.
Co-chair, Science, Technology, and Healthcare Roundtable, Society of American Archivists.
Donald Peterson Student Travel Award Subcommittee, Society of American Archivists.
Member, Archivists and Librarians in the History of the Health Sciences.