University of Wisconsin–Madison

Ellen LeClere

Areas of interest:

Archival education and theory, archival labor, digital collections, information ethics, social informatics.

Recent publications:

LeClere, E. (May 24, 2016). “As Libraries and Archives Digitize, Implications for Maintaining Individual Privacy.” MediaShift. Available at

LeClere, E. (2016, July). Analyzing Privacy in the 1964 Freedom Summer Digital Collection using Contextual Integrity. Paper presented at the Archival Education and Research Institute, Kent, OH.

Eschenfelder, K., Shankar, K., Downey, G., Gilchrist-Scott, M., LeClere, E. and Lin, R. (2015, June). Sustainability of Social Science Data Archives: A Historical Network Perspective. Paper presented at the International Association for Social Science Information Services and Technology Conference, Minneapolis, MN. Received prize for best paper.