Alison Newman

Library Services Assistant / Advanced


  • Master of Library and Information Science, Archives Concentration - University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Science and Technology - University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
  • Associate of Applied Science in Graphic Design and Technology – Gateway Technical College, Racine

Professional Activities

Professional Interests

  • Archives & Special Collections
    • Outreach and instruction
    • Collection management
  • Exhibit development
  • Book and publishing history

Research Interests

  • The book trades of early modern England
  • Book arts
    • Letterpress
    • Binding

Professional Organizations

  • American Alliance of Museums
  • American Library Association
  • Association of College and Research Libraries
    • Rare Books and Manuscripts Section
  • Library Leadership and Management Association
  • Society for American Archivists
  • Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing


  • ACRL/RBMS Instruction and Outreach Committee