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Reference Questions

If you have questions about our collections, please contact the reference staff at the Gale Family Library. They can assist with research questions, help locate and access materials and more.

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General Contact Information

If you have questions about government records management, retention schedules, or other questions about state archival documents, you can contact us directly at:

Telephone: 651-259-3260
Fax: 651-296-9961


Staff Contact Information

Shawn Rounds, State Archivist /  Head of State Archives
651-259-3265
shawn.rounds@mnhs.org
Administration, digital records

Sarah Barsness, Digital Collections Assistant
651-259-3262
sarah.barsness@mnhs.org
Digital preservation

Charles Rodgers, Government Records Specialist
651-259-3266
charles.rodgers@mnhs.org
Acquisitions, state and local government records, retention schedules

Anjanette Schussler, Government Records Assistant
651-259-3259
anjanette.schussler@mnhs.org
Acquisitions, state and local government records, retention schedules



Updated September 2, 2015