Chelly Tavss

Photographic Archivist Librarian

Chelly Tavss is the Photographic Archivist Librarian and the library Federal Work Study supervisor. Chelly holds an MLIS with a concentration in Archives Management from Simmons College in Boston, and a BA in English Literature and Photography from the University of North Florida, Jacksonville. She has completed a year of graduate studies in Photographic Preservation and Collections Management at Ryerson University in Toronto Ontario, Canada. She was hired as the Processing Photo Archivist on the Peeler Photograph Collection in 2012, and was made a full-time permanent employee in 2013. Chelly also handles the archival digitization for the library, and works with professors to integrate the use of archives and archival materials into the classroom.

Contact Information
Phone: (704) 371-1070
Office Location: James B. Duke 216