Dawne Lucas, MSLS: Special Collections Librarian

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Dawne Lucas, MA, MLS
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(919) 966-1776
Health Sciences Library
335 S. Columbia Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7585
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Schedule an Appointment

Scheduling an appointment to view Special Collections materials is strongly recommended. To schedule an appointment, please click the white "Schedule Appointment" button beneath my photograph on the left side of this page.

Requesting materials in advance is strongly recommended.

Appointment Hours

  except University holidays

Brief Bio

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 responsible for exhibit preparation and digital initiatives such as the North Carolina History of Health Digital Collection. She is also the HSL's liaison to the Bullitt History of Medicine Club.


BA, Journalism and Mass Communication (now Media and Journalism), 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


Professional Activities

American Association for the History of Medicine

Archivists and Librarians in the History of the Health Sciences (ALHHS)

Beta Phi Mu

Society of American Archivists (SAA)

Society of North Carolina Archivists (SNCA)

ORCID iD iconorcid.org/0000-0001-9657-8509

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