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Nora Lockshin-[PA]

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Head, Preservation and Collections Care
Baltimore, MD
Nora Lockshin is Senior Paper Conservator for the Smithsonian Institution Archives’ Conservation Lab. She provides treatment, guidance, research, training and advocacy for caregivers of collections, including the Smithsonian Archives, its allied archival units and special collections throughout the Smithsonian’s 19 museums, 9 research centers and the National Zoo, and the general public. Her lifelong study and practice in the arts motivates her support of access for all. She is an alumna of both the Rhode Island School of Design (BFA) and University of Texas at Austin (MSLIS, Certificate of Advanced Studies in Preservation and Conservation). She is a Professional Associate of the American Institute for Conservation, contributing member of the Guild of Book Workers, and the Washington Conservation Guild.