Vicki Tobias

Position title: Lecturer


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MLIS – UW-Madison (2003)
BA – UW-Seattle (1997) – Chinese language & literature
BA – University of Nebraska-Lincoln – History

Areas of interest:

Archives administration, digital curation and preservation, information policy, metadata, content management, media archives, digital collection development

Classes taught:

LIS 644 – Digital Tools, Trends and Debates
LIS 818 – Archives Accessioning and Appraisal

Recent Publications:

What’s on your mind? A Social Media Workshop. Wisconsin Library Services annual meeting at WiLS World (2015).

Living Social: Using Tumblr and Twitter to promote an academic archives. Archival Outlook (March/April 2015), pp 6, 25. Published by the Society of American Archivists.

A new beginning for the University Archives film collection. Friends News: University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries (Spring 2013), pp 1, 10. Published by the UW-Madison Friends of the Library

Using Digitized Documents in the teaching of the University of Wisconsin’s Foreign Relations of the United States series. Passport v.42, no. 1 (April 2011), pp 14-21. Published by the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations publication.