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Hours and Location


Monday – Friday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am to 1:00pm


The Bentley Historical Library
1150 Beal Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113

The Bentley Historical Library reference staff offers assistance in person, by phone, and by email.

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Bentley Staff


Name Position Email Phone
Nancy Bartlett Associate Director (734) 936-1334
Kellie Carpenter Administrative Assistant (734) 763-8672
Angela Clark Business Administrator (734) 936-1341
Rob Havey Communications Specialist (734) 936-1342
Terrence J. McDonald Director (734) 764-3523
Meg McKenzie Administrative Assistant (734) 647-7828
Lara Zielin Editorial Director (734) 936-1342

Access and Academic Programs

Name Position Email Phone
Diana Bachman Project Archivist (734) 936-1337
Caroline Barraco Reference Assistant (734)764-3482
Greg Kinney Athletics Archivist (734) 763-2907
Malgosia Myc Assistant Director for Reference Services and Lead Reference Archivist (734) 763-2187
Cinda Nofziger Assistant Archivist for Academic Programs & Outreach (734) 647-3524
Emily Swenson Project Archivist (734) 647-3715
Karen Wight Reference Assistant and Project Coordinator for the Detroit Observatory (734) 936-1337

Bicentennial Initiatives

Name Position Email Phone
Brian Williams Archivist, Bicentennial Initiatives (734) 936-1343

Collections Development

Name Position Email Phone
Elizabeth Carron Assistant Records Manager (734) 647-3727
Aprille McKay Assistant Director for University Archives and Records Management (734) 936-1346
Mike Smith Johanna Meijer Magoon Principal Archivist, Michigan Historical Collections (734) 764-3482


Name Position Email Phone
Matt Adair Lead Archivist for Digitization (734) 647-3537
Tim Baron Digitization Technician (734) 764-3482
Lilly Carrel Project Archivist (734) 615-0689
Max Eckard Assistant Archivist for Digital Curation (734) 763-7518
Melissa Hernández Durán Assistant Archivist for Audio Visual Curation (734) 647-4817
Dallas Pillen Assistant Archivist for Metadata and Digital Projects (734) 647-3559
Devon Proudfoot Project Archivist (734) 615-0762
Shae Rafferty Project Archivist (734) 647-3864
Corinne Robertson Conservator (734) 936-1347
Dianna Samuelson Conservator Senior (734) 936-1347
Mike Shallcross Assistant Director for Curation (734) 936-1344
Julia Teran Project Archivist (734) 647-3715
Olga Virakhovskaya Lead Archivist for Collections Management (734) 647-2737