Trish Nugent

Special Collections & Archives Coordinator, Associate Professor

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Monroe Library
Office Location
Monroe Library Room 333A
Mailing Address
Campus Box 198
6363 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone Number
E-mail Address

Primary Responsibilities

  • Oversee the acquisition, arrangement, description, preservation of and access to the collections
  • Plan and implement public programming activities, including the research, design and mounting physical and virtual exhibits, as well as special events
  • Oversee research and instructional services for students, faculty and visiting researchers
  • Research and prepare grant proposals, administer grants and manage donor relations
  • Lead Special Collections Team

Liaison Responsibilities

  • New Orleans Studies

Library Teams

  • Special Collections & Archives
  • Teaching & Learning Team

University Committees

  • Center for the Study of New Orleans Steering Committee
  • Civil Rights Grievance Committee
  • University Board of Appeals


  • B.A., English, with Highest Honors in English, Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1997
  • M.S., Information Studies, University of Texas at Austin, 2003


  • Certified Archivist, Academy of Certified Archivists, 2007

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