Dr. Kelly A. KolarDr. Kelly Kolar

Assistant Professor

CONTACT
E-mail: kelly.kolar@mtsu.edu
Phone: (615) 898-2804
Office Location and Mailing Address: Peck Hall, Room 261
MTSU Box 23
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

FIELDS: Archival Studies, History of Archives, Russia, Soviet Union

UNDERGRADUATE COURSES TAUGHT:

  • History 1120, Survey World Civilization I
  • History 2020, Survey United States History II
  • History 3090, Topics in European History: Popular Culture in the Communist Bloc
GRADUATE COURSES TAUGHT:
  • History 6220/7220 Public Programming for Historical Organizations and Archives
  • History 6545/7545 Seminar in Collections Management
  • History 6615/7615 Essentials of Archival Management

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS: 
Kolar, Kelly A. "Russian Archives and Libraries: Their Development Since the Introduction of Technology," in Technology and libraries in the twenty first century: An international perspective, R.N. Sharma, ed. (Berlin: De Gruyter Saur, 2012): 269-279.

Kolar, Kelly A. Osobennosti Zakrytykh Fondov, Akademicheskie Biblioteki SSHA" [Special Collections in American Academic Libraries] Bibliotechnoe Delo (8 [20] 2004).

SELECTED AWARDS: 
Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad, 2010-2011
UCLA Center for European and Eurasian Studies Summer Research Grant, 2010
UCLA Graduate Summer Research Mentorship, 2007, 2009

WORKS IN PROGRESS:
Book project: What Kind of Past Should the Future Have? The Development of the Soviet Archival System, 1917-1931

EDUCATION:
Ph.D, History, University of California, Los Angeles, 2012
M.A., History, University of California, Los Angeles, 2008
M.L.I.S., University of California, Los Angeles, 2004
B.A., History and Russian Studies, University of California, Los Angeles, 2000

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