alexis antracoli


Part-Time Faculty


Alexis Antracoli is Assistant University Librarian for Special Collections Technical Services. She leads the Archival Description and Processing team and supervises the Collection Services team. She also acquires manuscripts in American history to 1877. Previously she worked at Drexel University Libraries and the University of Michigan Bentley Historical Library. She has published on web archiving, inclusive description, and the archiving of born-digital audiovisual content. Antracoli is active in the Society of American Archivists, where she is Immediate Past Chair of the Acquisitions and Appraisal Section. She is especially interested in applying user experience research and user-center design to archival discovery systems, developing and applying inclusive description practices, and web archiving. She holds an M.S.I. in Archives and Records Management from the University of  Michigan, a Ph.D. in American History from Brandeis University, and a B.A. in History from Boston College.