Kate McNally

Color photo of Records and Accessioning Archivist Kate McNally
Job Title
University Records Manager and Archivist

What I do

I manage transfers and donations of new material to the archives from departments, student groups on campus, and other donors, as well as ensure that all incoming collections receive a baseline level of description to ensure discovery and access. If you would like to donate or transfer records to TARC, please contact me.


  • MA, Archives & Records Management, University College London
  • BA, Medieval & Renaissance Studies, New York University

Professional Activities

Boston Library Consortium

  • Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion COI, Best Practices Group Co-Lead, 2020-2022

Rhode Island Manuscript Collections Online (RIAMCO)

  • “Towards a National Finding Aid Network” Project, RIAMCO Representative, 2019
  • EAD 3 Update Committee, 2018
  • Member, 2017-2019

Selected Presentations and Publications

  • “The Processing Manual as a Tool for Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion,” SAA/NEA, 2022
  • “Findings from an EDI COI Survey: Identifying administrative and procedural efforts towards upholding EDI at BLC member libraries,” BLC Forum, 2021
  • “Towards a National Finding Aid Network Project Update,” NEA, Spring 2021