Elizabeth Surles

Elizabeth Surles

Archivist
Library Faculty, Institute of Jazz Studies
Institute of Jazz Studies
John Cotton Dana Library
185 University Avenue
Newark, NJ 07102
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Publications

Elizabeth Surles and Adriana P. Cuervo, "The Jazz Archives Fellowship: Professional Development and Diversity at the Institute of Jazz Studies." Journal of Archival Organization, 12, nos. 3-4 (2014): 230-241. http: dx.doi.org/10.1080/15332748.2015.1160623. Published online May 12, 2016.

“‘Exploring’ CollectiveAccess at the American Alpine Club Library.” Practical Technology for Archives, no. 5 (2015).
http://practicaltechnologyforarchives.org/issue5_surles.


“Sharing Notes: Current Music Description Practice in the Context of DACS.” Power Point slides. International Association of Music Libraries. July 16, 2015. http://www.iaml.info/sites/default/files/pdf/2015_sharingnotesiaml_surles.pdf.


“Gaining Archival Experience in the Brick City: A Profile of the 2014 Jazz Archives Fellowship Program.” Performance! Newsletter of the SAA Performing Arts Roundtable. Winter 2015.

“Jurassic 5.” In The Grove Dictionary of American Music, 2nd edition, ed. Charles Hiroshi Garrett. (New York: Oxford University
Press, 2013).

“Lena Horne.” In The Grove Dictionary of American Music, 2nd edition, ed. Charles Hiroshi Garrett. (New York: Oxford
University Press, 2013).

“Sophie Tucker.” In The Grove Dictionary of American Music, 2nd edition, ed. Charles Hiroshi Garrett. (New York: Oxford
University Press, 2013).

Liner notes to May Irwin and Clarice Vance: The High Priestess of Jollity and The Southern Singer (Champaign: Archeophone Records,
2011).

“I Been to Hear the Highest Kind of Opera Grand”: Blues, “Good Music,” and the Performance of Race on Record, 1920-1921. MM thesis.
University of Illinois, 2010. Available at http://hdl.handle.net/2142/16503. Thesis advisor: Dr. Jeffrey Magee.

Experience

July 2013 to December 2013: Library Director, The Henry S. Hall Jr. American Alpine Club Library, Golden, CO

October 2011 to July 2013: Digitization Archivist, The Henry S. Hall Jr. American Alpine Club Library, Golden, CO

August 2010 to December 2011: Andrew S. Turyn Graduate Assistant, Office of Collections, University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

August 2008 to December 2011: Graduate Assistant, Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

August 2007 to December 2009: Teaching Assistant, Musicology Department, School of Music, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

July 2001 to August 2007: Project Coordinator, Starr-Gennett Foundation, Richmond, IN