Norma Riddle

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Office: 
Belk Library: Room 458
Phone: 
828-262-7424
Fax: 
828-262-2553
Team: 
Special Collections
Title: 
University Archivist and Director of Records Management
Rank: 
Associate Professor

Education

  • Bachelor of Science - History, Sociology/Anthropology, and Political Science, East Tennessee State University, August 1977
  • Master of Science - History with coursework in Archival Administration, East Tennessee State University, December 1984
  • Master of Library and Information Science - with courses in Records Management and Archives, Preservation, and Developing Regional Collections, University of Tennessee, December 1991

Library Responsibilities

  • Coordinator of Special Collections
  • Manage the University Archives
  • Oversee operations of the Records Management Program
  • Select and appraise university records for permanent retention
  • Assist researchers
  • Teach graduate course in Public History on archival records and management

Service Interests

  • Society of American Archivists
  • Appalachian Studies Association
  • Society of North Carolina Archivists
  • Society of Tennessee Archivists
  • Tennessee Historical Records Advisory Board

Scholarly Interests

  • Web 2.0 technology and archives
  • Preservation of electronic records and digital images
  • Southern Appalachian history and culture
  • Appalachian traditional music
  • Local food and sustainable agriculture
  • Appalachian folklore

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