Headlines — 02 October 2014
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Evans Library Hires First University Archivist

Erin Mahaney is Florida Tech\’s first university archivist.

Archivist and educator Erin Mahaney has been hired as Florida Tech’s first university archivist. Mahaney worked as archivist at Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium in Sarasota from 2009 to 2013, and in history education before joining Florida Tech.

As University Archivist, Mahaney’s responsibilities will include acquiring, organizing, describing, managing, preserving and providing access to the growing archives collection at the library.

Mahaney said she is excited about “collecting and promoting the documentary heritage” of the university, adding, “materials donated by current and former faculty, staff, and students will be incredibly valuable for the University Archives, as we work to document and preserve the rich history of Florida Institute of Technology.”

Mahaney can reached at emahaney@fit.edu or at (32)1-674-7632.

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