OHSU

Maija Anderson

maija

Head, Historical Collections & Archives

503-418-2287
andermai@ohsu.edu


MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and manage OHSU Library's Historical Collections & Archives
  • Liaison to OHSU History of Medicine Society; coordinate lecture series
  • Assist researchers using Historical Collections & Archives
  • Manage OHSU Oral History Project
  • Oversee HC&A digitization projects
  • Member of library council and library management team

 

PREVIOUS POSITIONS

  • 2006-2010 - Processing Archivist, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library
  • 2005-2006 - Archives and Manuscripts Accessions Manager, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library
  • 2003-2004 - Circulation Assistant, O.J. Cloughly Alumni Library, St. Louis College of Pharmacy
  • 2001-2003 - Serials Administrator, O.J. Cloughly Alumni Library, St. Louis College of Pharmacy

 

EDUCATION

  • 2004 - M.A. Library and Information Science, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • 2000 - M.A. Art History, University of Chicago
  • 1998 - B.A. Art History, Clark Honors College, University of Oregon

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

American Library Association
  • Rare Books and Manuscripts Section
Society of American Archivists
  • 2011 -  Host Committee, Annual Meeting
  • 2010 - Speaker, "The Art of Archival Judgment: Applying More Product Less Process," Annual Meeting
  • 2007 - Host Committee, Annual Meeting
Midwest Archives Conference
  • 2010 - Speaker, "Accessing the Cultural Crossroads: Discovering Underrepresented Histories through Processing and Digitization," Annual Meeting
UCLA School of Theater, Film & Television
  • 2010 - Speaker, "Private Collectors, Public Collections: Reconsidering Access and Ownership," "Reimagining the Archive" symposium