Preservation and Special Collections Department
126 Ned R. McWherter Library
Room 403
Memphis, TN. 38152
lib_sc@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.2210

Gerald Chaudron, Department Head/Preservation Librarian
Associate Professor
gchudron@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.8242
Office: McWherter Library: RM 404B
Responsibilities: Supervises department activities including acquisitions, processing, reference and digitization, as well as the Libraries' preservation program.


Research Interests: Archival processing and description, New Zealand and the League of Nations.

Brigitte Billeaudeaux, Special Collections Librarian/Archivist
Assistant Professor
bbilledx@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.3165
Office: McWherter Library: RM 438
Responsibilities: Manage collection processing, digital files and metadata for the library's digital repository, curate and implement thematic exhibits, and provide general reference, instruction, and research assistance.

Research Interests: Urban studies, Cultural heritage preservation and dissemination, Digital libraries, Metadata, and Geographical Information Systems (GIS)

Sharon Banker, Assistant Curator
sbanker@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.1309
Office: McWherter Library: RM 403
Responsibilities: Manages acquisitions, student worker supervisor, manages collection statistics and acts as environmental liaison on behalf of the department.


James Cushing, Archival Assistant
jcushing@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.4336
Office: McWherter Library: RM 220C
Responsibilities: Identifies and prepares materials for physical treatment, provides quality control and referral of bibliographic records, manages bindery maintenance and workflow.

Research Interests: Civil War, Iceland, and Nordic cultures

Charles Griffith, Archival Assistant
cgrffth2@memphis.edu
Phone: 901.678.1471
Office: McWherter Library: RM 403
Responsibilities: Reference and research assistance, digitizes portions of collections, processes collections