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Sue Luftschein

University of Southern California
Head of Special Collections
Los Angeles, CA
Sue Luftschein is the Head of Special Collections in the USC Libraries, where she oversees a department that houses rare books, manuscripts, and archives. Since joining the USC Libraries in 2009, she has played a leading role in helping to improve the care of and public access to USC’s unique archival collections. This work has included developing archival workflows, procedures, and training materials; leading archival and digital library projects supported by the National Historic Publications and Records Commission, the National Park Service, and other federal agencies; and guiding the acquisition of culturally significant archival collections for the USC Libraries.