Lisa Gregory, SILS alumna, appointed Digital Projects Librarian for the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center

September 20, 2013

Lisa GregoryLisa Gregory (MSLS '09), alumna of the School of Information and Library Science (SILS) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has been appointed as Digital Projects Librarian for the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center, based in the North Carolina Collection at the UNC at Chapel Hill Library. She began her new position on Sept. 9.

Gregory works with cultural heritage institutions and organizations across the state to digitize historic North Carolina materials and publish them online. She oversees all aspects of digital project work, including digitization of original materials, assignment of descriptive metadata and online publication.

The Center is supported by the State Library of North Carolina with funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library and Services and Technology Act, and by the UNC at Chapel Hill University Library.

Prior to this appointment, Gregory served as the digital projects manager as well as the digital projects liaison at the State Library of North Carolina.

She holds an Master of Science in Library Science from the School of Information and Library Science at UNC at Chapel Hill, an M.A. in English from the University of New Mexico and a B.A. in English literature from Samford University in Birmingham, AL.