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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

Selected presentations 

  • Campbell, A. and Paul, C. (2018). The Social Welfare History Image Portal: Reinventing the Vertical File. Project briefing presented at the Coalition for Networked Information Membership Meeting, Fall 2017.
  • 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. (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. 

Selected projects and exhibits

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