Collections and Resources, Davis Library, Sciences, University Archives

Appointments: Electronic Records Archivist; Slavic and East European Resources; Kenan Science Information Services

The University Library is pleased to announce three recent professional appointments.

photograph of Meg Tuomala

Meg Tuomala

Meg Tuomala, Electronic Records Archivist

Meg began Dec. 1, 2012, as Electronic Records Archivist in the University Archives and Records Management Services.

Meg will lead efforts within the Archives to manage and preserve born-digital materials, and will assist other special collections units at UNC in doing so. She will also support UNC faculty, students, and staff in depositing digital materials into the Carolina Digital Repository (CDR), and will work with other library staff to define and implement repository policies, workflows, and capabilities.

Meg was most recently Digital Archivist at the University Archives of Washington University in St. Louis. She worked previously at UNC as the Records Service Archivist.

She holds an M.S.L.S. and a B.A. in Comparative Literature and Romance Languages from UNC.

Contact Meg: (919) 962-6402 or

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Kirill Tolpygo

Kirill Tolpygo, Librarian for Slavic and East European Resources

Kirill began Jan. 1 as Librarian for Slavic and East European Resources.

He will build collections of Slavic and East European resources and will develop and deliver reference, outreach, and instructional services to faculty and students. He will also serve as Curator of the André Savine Collection.

Kirill most recently held this position in an interim capacity, before which he was a cataloger for the Savine Collection.

He holds an M.L.S. and a M.A. in linguistics from the University at Buffalo and a B.A. in linguistics from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.

Contact Kirill: (919) 962-3740 or

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Danianne Mizzy

Danianne Mizzy, Head of Kenan Science Information Services

Danianne began Jan. 7 as the Library’s first head of Kenan Science Information Services.

Leading a team of librarians, she will provide coordination of information services for faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates in the sciences and vision for the development of innovative approaches to e-science and data management. She will also collaborate with staff at the UNC Health Sciences Library to build strong interdisciplinary science collections and services.

Danianne’s prior positions include Engineering Librarian at the Monell Engineering Library at Columbia University and  Director of the Ewell Sale Stewart Library and Archives at The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University in Philadelphia.

She holds an M.L.I.S. from the University of Pittsburgh, an M.F.A. in design from the Yale School of Drama, and an A.B. in International Relations from Brown University.

Contact Danianne: (919) 962-1188 or




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