Shannon O'Neill

I hold a Master's degree in Library and Information Science, with a concentration in archives, and an undergraduate degree in British and American Literature. My research interests include the use of primary resource documents in education, community-based archiving and underrepresented voices in archives, and the history of social and labor movements.

Academic Focus:
My specialty here at Barnard is History, but I am prepared to help you with research on any topic!

My Course Guides:

I Can Assist With:

  • One-on-one consultations
  • The use of archival materials to enhance research
  • Customized classes in library and archival research
  • The use of primary resource documents to support classroom instruction
  • Records management
  • Utilizing RefWorks
  • And more!


Society of American Archivists
Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference


College Archivist and Associate
Director of Research & Instruction

Personal Librarian for History

Barnard College Archives
19 Lehman Hall
3009 Broadway
New York, NY 10027


Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30 PM or by appointment

• MLIS, University of California Los Angeles

• B.A., New York University

In the News

We're still here for three months, and we're still pretty! Paint Night Mon 10/5 6-8.

Archives and Special Collections materials are recalled from retrievable storage weekly.

Free book crafts program. Applications due Monday 9/21/15.

Library news about: the move, IMATS videos, professional contributions, a new digital exhibit, and NYC Zines Weekend

College Women: Documenting the History of Women in Higher Education, posted June 24, 2015.