Rare Books & Special Collections Staff

Anna Siebach-Larsen, Interim Joseph N. Lambert and Harold B. Schleifer Director, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation
annasiebachlarsen@library.rochester.edu

Lev Earle, Processing Archivist
learle@library.rochester.edu

Autumn Haag, Assistant Director​
Contact for questions/donations related to Susan B. Anthony and women's rights, Frederick Douglass, William Henry Seward, the Post Family, and political collections. ahaag@library.rochester.edu

Jessica Lacher-Feldman, Exhibits and Special Projects Manager
jlacherfeldman@library.rochester.edu

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

Miranda MimsSpecial Collections Archivist for Discovery and Access
Contact for questions/donations related to Modern Literature and Publishers, Human Rights and Social Justice, Local LGBTQ History and Culture, and the Kodak Historical Records
mmims@library.rochester.edu 

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

Melinda Wallington, Library Section Supervisor, Rare Books 
mwallington@library.rochester.edu

Phone: (585) 275-4477
Fax: (585) 273-1032
Emailrarebks@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