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Bailey Hoffner

University of Oklahoma
Bailey Hoffner is Curator & Archivist at the American Organ Institute Archives and Library at the OU School of Music. Her areas of expertise are project management, outreach, and grant writing/development and she enjoys finding innovative ways to make archival materials more accessible. One example is her work with fellow Archivist Dr. Nathan Gerth to develop a consortium for OU’s archival research collections, including the creation of an online portal for finding aid discovery at arc.ou.edu

Nathan Gerth is an Assistant Curator and Archivist at the Carl Albert Congressional Research and Studies Center where he manages 61 congressional collections, along with 20 other political collections. In addition to his duties at the Center, he is an Assistant Professor at the University of Oklahoma School of Library and Information Studies, teaching a variety of courses for graduate students on the archival track.