Donna E. McCrea

Head of Archives and Special Collections
History Librarian / Associate Professor
Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library
University of Montana-Missoula


  • Master of Library and Information Science
    University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (1999)

  • Bachelor of Arts (History and Humanities)
    University of Colorado-Boulder (1990)


  • Certified Archivist, 2002-present

Research Interests:

  • Improving access to special collections, including unpublished materials
  • Value and potential of mentoring within the archival profession
  • Leadership and management skills development for archivists
  • Organizational effectiveness

Current Professional Affiliations:

Instruction and Research Consultations:

  • Course integrated instruction for UM classes by request
  • Individual and group consultations by appointment
  • Individual internship and fieldwork opportunities





Email: donna.mccrea [at]

Phone: 406-243-4403

Fax: 406-243-4067

Mailing Address:
Mansfield Library
32 Campus Drive #9936
Missoula MT 59812-9936

Office Location: MLIB 412
(4th Floor in Archives and Special Collections)

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January 2011