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Marie Elia

Archivist for Special Collections

420 Capen Hall, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260

  • Ph: 716-645-1370


The Poetry Collection, Rare & Special Books, University Archives, and the Robert L. Brown History of Medicine Collection

Education and Training

Certified Archivist, Academy of Certified Archivists
Arrangement & Description Certificate, Society of American Archivists

MLIS, University of Pittsburgh
MFA, Poetry, Columbia University
BA, English, Allegheny College

Professional Memberships

International Council on Archives / Section on University and Research Institution Archives, 2019-2022

Society of American Archivists, 2012-present
     Member, Technical Subcommittee on Encoded Archival Standards, 2021-present
           Team Lead, Encoded Archival Context for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families
           Team Member, Encoded Archival Description

Visual Resources Association, 2013-2017
     Co-Chair, Development Committee, 2015-2017
     Co-Chair, Joint Task Force on Fundraising & Development, 2015-2017
     Online Learning Task Force, 2016-2017
     Archives Task Force, 2013-2015

American Library Association, 2008-2011, 2014-2015
Association of College and Research Libraries Rare Books & Manuscripts Section, 2014-2015

Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference, 2014-present
     Conference Planning Committee, Spring 2019