Ellen E. Jarosz, Head of Special Collections & Archives

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create finding aids and curricular support tools for Special Collections & Archives materials
  • Develop discovery tools for Special Collections & Archives materials
  • Develop archival and book collections
  • Reference services, research assistance, and user instruction for Special Collections & Archives

Subject Guides

Citing Archival Materials
Special Collections & Archives

Professional Interests

  • Archival description and access tools
  • Research behavior in primary source environments
  • Archival processing approaches


MA, Library and Information Studies, University of Wisconsin (2005)

  • Archives Concentration

BA, History, University of Wisconsin (2002)

Current Activities

President, Society of California Archivists

District 10 Representative, Membership Committee, Society of American Archivists

Associate Administrator, Western Archives Institute

Joint Management Committee, Western Archives Institute