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Robert Manley


M.A. History
University of Missouri, St. Louis

Graduate Certificate in Museum Studies
University of Missouri, St. Louis

B.F.A. Art
Missouri State University

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 444-6142

Research Division
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
P.O. Box 442
St. Louis, MO 63166-0442

For media inquiries contact:
Shera Dalin
Phone: (314) 444-3911

Robert N. Manley

Digital Curation Librarian

Robert is a Digital Curation Librarian at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. In this role, he supports FedPreserve, the internal digital preservation tool of the 12 Federal Reserve Banks, and works to facilitate and promote digital preservation of historical materials from across the Federal Reserve System.

Selected Publications and Presentations

"Crafting Web Archiving Workflows with GitLab." Archive-It Virtual Partner Meeting, November 2, 2022.

"Saving Disk Data in Special Collections: Tools for Preserving Floppy Disks" (with Liz Winters). All Libraries Symposium: Washington University Libraries, St. Louis, MO, April 10, 2019.

"In 100 years, will today's digital files be accessible? Planning for digital obsolescence". St. Louis on the Air, hosted by Don Marsh, St. Louis Public Radio, August 2, 2017.

"Mercantile Library Digital Reference Room." Digital History Showcase: Missouri Conference on History, St. Louis, MO, March 12, 2015.

"Frame of Reference: Installation and Conservation of Non-Traditional Materials." Pulitzer Arts Foundation, St. Louis, MO, March 22, 2014.