EXPERIENCE

LISA MONHOFF
CONTACT
 

 

SUMMARY

San Francisco Bay Area based archivist with over two decades of experience working with manuscript, pictorial, audio/video and digital collections in academic, corporate, non-profit, museum, and private special collections.

EDUCATION

MASTER OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE, Archives and Special Collections

San José State University, San José, California

BACHELOR OF ARTS, History and European Studies

University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES EXPERIENCE

PROJECT ARCHIVIST
UCLA Library Special Collections
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, 2020-present

PROJECT ARCHIVIST
Bancroft Library, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 2016-2020

INDEPENDENT CONSULTING PROJECT ARCHIVIST AND RESEARCHER
San Francisco Bay Area, California, 2014-present

ARCHIVIST
Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center, Santa Rosa, California, 2005-2013

REGISTRAR
Flight 93 National Memorial Design Competition, San Francisco, California and Somerset, Pennsylvania, 2004-2005

RESEARCH AND ARCHIVES ASSISTANT
Stanford University Libraries, Stanford University, Stanford, California, 2003-2004

ARCHIVES TECHNICIAN
Bancroft Library, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 2003-2004

ARCHIVIST
BRE Properties, San Francisco, California, 2002-2003

ARCHIVES TECHNICIAN
National Archives and Records Administration, Pacific Region, San Bruno, California, 2002

REFERENCE LIBRARIAN
HarperCollins Publishers, New York, New York, 2001

RESEARCH ASSOCIATE / LIBRARIAN
Edelman Public Relations, Seattle, Washington, 1999-2000

COMMUNITY SERVICE

RADIO DJ, PRODUCER, HOST
KALX 90.7 FM Berkeley, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 2016-present

ARCHIVES CONSULTANT
Library and Archives, di Rosa Art Preserve, Napa, California, 2008-2009

ARCHIVES TECHNICIAN (PRACTICUM) 

AIDS Historical Records Project at the Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Transgender Historical Society, San Francisco, California, 2005

REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT ASSISTANT
Refugee Resettlement Assistance Program, Catholic Charities of America, Seattle, Washington, 1999-2000

ART ASSISTANT
Art Department, SIGNS Journal of Women in Culture and Society, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 1997-1998

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Collection's Disaster Preparedness Workshop, Balboa Art Conservation Center

Encoded Archival Description Style Sheets Workshop, Society of American Archivists

 

Oral History Workshop, Society of American Archivists

Medieval Studies Summer Program, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

TECHNICAL SKILL KEYWORDS

Description | Arrangement | Organization | Finding Aids | Collection Guides | Research | Fact-Checking | Reference | Writing | Editing | Archival Preservation | Archival Processing | Collection Management | Collection Development | Collection Policies | Archival Appraisal | Cataloging and Classification (EAD, MARC, LCSH/LC) | ArchivesSpace | PastPerfect | FileMaker Pro | Microsoft: Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint | Oral Histories | Digitization (Image and Document Scanning) | Digital Asset Management | Photography | Project Management | Web Design and Development (HTML/XHTML) | Blogging | WordPress | Digital Sound Recording and Production (ProTools, GarageBand, Audacity) | Foreign Languages (French and Spanish)