Bradley Wiles

Bradley Wiles

  • PhD Candidate, School of Information Studies

PhD Candidate


  • MLIS, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • MA (History), Western Illinois University
  • BA (History), Western Illinois University

Research Interests

Archives and Records Administration
Special Collections Management
Public Library Management
Information Policy
Social and Political Dimensions of Archives and Information
Sustainability of Cultural Institutions


“Politics, Privilege, and the Records of the Presidency.” Information & Culture: A Journal of History. (Under review).

“A Challenge Most Bigly: Academic Archives and Higher Education in the Trump Era.” Reference Services Review 48, 1 (2020).

“A Reckless Verisimilitude: The Archive in James Ellroy’s Fiction.” disClosure: A Journal of Social Theory 27 (2018).

“Selling the Collections: Internal Marketing in Archives and Records Management.” Collections: A Journal for Archives and Museum Professionals 6, 1 (2010): 39-54.

“Records Compliance and Risk Management in Archives and Records Administration.” In Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences, Third Edition, edited by Marcia J. Bates. New York: Taylor & Francis, 2010.

“Politics and Advocacy: A Dilettante’s View of Archival Activism” The Primary Source 28, 2 (2009).