Joel Minor

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Joel Minor
Job Title
Curator of Modern Lit Collection/Manuscripts
Phone Number
(314) 935-5413

Collecting Areas

Modern Literary Books and Manuscripts 


Joel has been the curator of the Modern Literature Collection and manuscripts at the Washington University Libraries since 2012. He previously was an archivist at the Southwestern Writers Collection at Texas State University and at Oglala Lakota College on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. He holds an MLIS degree from the University of Texas-Austin. 

Selected Projects, Activities, and Accomplishments

Services Include

  • Identify and provide library tools, resources, and services that meet your research needs. 
  • Develop effective instruction and learning materials for courses and disciplines. 
  • Cultivate, maintain, and manage collections of greatest value to the Washington University community.