Rare Books & Special Collections Staff

Jessica Lacher-Feldman, Assistant Dean, Special Collections and Preservation; Joseph N. Lambert and Harold B. Schleifer Director, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation
jlacherfeldman@library.rochester.edu

Esther ArnoldSenior Library Assistant, University Archives
earnold@library.rochester.edu

Travis JohansenExhibits Manager 
tjohansen@library.rochester.edu 

Melissa S. MeadJohn M. and Barbara Keil University Archivist and Rochester Collections Librarian
Contact for questions/donations related to University history, and papers of former faculty, staff, and administrators
mmead@library.rochester.edu

Katie PapasSenior Library Assistant, Collections Services
kpapas@library.rochester.edu

Andrea Reithmayr, Special Collections Librarian for Rare Books and Conservation
Contact for questions/donations related to printed books, architectural collections, Bragdon Family Papers, Ellwanger & Barry and other horticultural collections
andrear@library.rochester.edu 

Alison ReynoldsWilliam Henry Seward Archivist
areynolds@library.rochester.edu 

Melinda WallingtonSenior Library Assistant, Public Services
mwallington@library.rochester.edu


Phone: (585) 275-4477
Fax: (585) 273-1032
Email: rarebks@library.rochester.edu

Mailing Address: 
Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
Rush Rhees Library, Room 225
500 Joseph C. Wilson Boulevard
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY 14627-0055