Jackie Dean

Jackie Dean

Jackie Dean is the manuscripts processing coordinator at the Louis Round Special Collections Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In this position, she manages activities relating to processing of manuscript materials and archival description including training and supervising graduate student processors and maintaining documentation. She currently serves on SAA's Technical Subcommittee on Describing Archives: A Content Standard (TS-DACS). She teaches archival description at the School of Information and Library Science at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Dean previously held positions in the North Carolina Exploring Cultural Heritage Online project at the State Library of North Carolina, at the Special Collections Research Center at North Carolina State University, and at Houghton Library, Harvard University.

She holds a master's degree in library science and a bachelor's degree in English literature from UNC–Chapel Hill.