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Elizabeth Peterson

Associate Librarian
Humanities Librarian & Curator of Moving Images
Mail: 1299 University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon 97403-1299
Office Location: 291J Knight Library
Phone: (541)346-3047
Joined the University in 2006


(in progress) PhD., English with a Structured Emphasis in Film Studies, University of Oregon

2002 Masters in Library and Information Science, San Jose State University

1990 Bachelor of Arts, Comparative Literature, University of California Santa Cruz

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Areas of Interest:

Archival film, non-theatrical film, popular culture collections in academic libraries, reference services

Teaching/Service/Selected Publications:

Peterson, Elizabeth, and Michael Aronson. “No Birds, No Bees, No Moralizing: Lester F. Beck, Progressive Educational Filmmaker.” The Moving Image 13.1 (2014): 49-70.

Hometown Show: Movie Theaters in Eugene and Springfield, Oregon, 1906-1919.

Tribal Libraries in the United States: A Directory of American Indian and Alaska Native Facilities. McFarland & Company, Inc., 2007

“Grass Roots Collaboration: Growing Community with the ‘One Book, One Community’ Program.” (with Liza Palmer). (2006). Technical Services Quarterly, 23(4), p. 51-65.


Professional Organizations:

Association of Moving Image Archivists

Society for Cinema and Media Studies

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