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Alice W. Campbell

Digital Outreach and Special Projects Librarian


(804) 828-7934
James Branch Cabell Library


  • M.S. Library Science, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
  • M.A. Art History, University of Virginia
  • B.A. Religion, Mary Washington College

Previous Professional Experience

  • Digital Initiatives Archivist, Special Collections and Archives, VCU Libraries, 2014-15
  • Digital Collections Specialist, Special Collections, Virginia Tech Libraries, 2012-2013
  • Cataloger, Researcher and Curator, The Texas Collection, Baylor University Libraries, 2010-2012
  • Children's Librarian, Adult Reference Assistant, Central Rappahannock Regional Library System, 2005-2006; 2007-2008
  • Adjunct Instructor, University of San Diego, 1993
  • Reference Librarian, University of San Diego, 1993

Presentations and Exhibits 

  • Campbell, A. (2015). Gods and Prophets, Sages and Saints: Religious Imagination in Popular Culture .
  • Campbell, A. (2015). History in Your Hands: Contraception and Family Planning.
  • Campbell, A. (2015). History in Your Hands: Wonder Woman Edition.  
  • Campbell, A. (2015). History in Your Hands: Abraham Jakob Lewin Family.
  • Campbell, A. and McDaniel, E. (2015). Omeka without pictures: creating the Comic Book Index. Digital poster session presented at the Virginia Chapter of the Association of College & Research Libraries.
  • Campbell, A. (2015). Editing Wikipedia. Presented at ALTfest, Academic Learning Transformation Festival.
  • Campbell, A. (2015). Telling stories in time and virtual space. Presented at VCU Libraries Digital Pragmata Brown-Bag. 
  • Campbell, A. (2015). A sense of occasion: the anniversary effect and the success of VCU Libraries' Freedom Now Project. Presented at The Virginia Forum.
  • Campbell, A. (2014). Freedom Now Project. Project manager, researcher and curator.
  • Campbell, A. (2013). What can you do with a book? Picture books as interactive technology. Presented at Virginia Library Association Paraprofessional Forum.
  • Campbell, A. and Wilson, J. (2013). Believe me your own...bringing Alex and Fanny to life online. Presented at Central Louisiana Civil War Round Table, Alexandria Library Association. 
  • Campbell, A. (2013) Believe me your own: Letters from the battlefield to Fanny from Alex (1861-1865). Project manager, researcher and curator of online exhibit. 
  • Campbell, A. (2011). The morning traffic report: Using Google analytics to move beyond counting hits. Presented at Phoenix Group Staff Development Day, Denton, TX. 

VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
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Richmond, VA 23298-0582
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