Laura MacNewman
Archives Assistant
Cranbrook Archives, Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research
lmacnewman@cranbrook.edu

Laura MacNewman

Laura MacNewman is an Archives Assistant at Cranbrook Archives, which she joined as a volunteer in 2012. She is involved in processing collections, digitization projects, transcribing oral histories, and providing support to the Archives team. Laura has an undergraduate degree in Law and Society from the University of Exeter (UK) and a Masters degree in Sociology from Wayne State University. She has an employment background in administration. After deciding to pursue a career change, she is currently studying for an MA in Archives Administration with Aberystwyth University in Wales. She has a particular interest in collection development and description and digitization of analog sources to promote access to archives. 

All photos by P.D. Rearick, CAA '10