Staff Profile: Laura Edgar

In her role as Assistant Archivist, Laura is responsible for processing archival collections and overseeing the digitization of material from the Archives & Special Collections. In addition, she collaborates with the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian to promote and provide curriculum integration support, research assistance, and information literacy instruction for students and courses utilizing primary sources. Laura also acts as the Archivist for the Abby Williams Hill collection and is responsible for all activities and inquiries related to this collection. Prior to coming to the university, Laura worked as a records manager for King County in Seattle and as an archivist and records manager for the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana.

Education: 

  • B.A. History, Dickinson College
  • M.A. History, concentration in Public History, Colorado State University