Valerie-Anne Lutz is Head of Manuscripts Processing, where she supervises a team of archivists who make new collections available. She also serves as Library Registrar, coordinating and recording the transfer of Library materials to other departments and loans of items to other institutions for exhibition. Val has been at the APS since 1999 and has held the positions of archival processor, digital imaging project coordinator, and assistant manuscripts librarian. Previously, she worked at the Philadelphia City Archives and Records Center. She holds two BA degrees and an MA from Temple University, along with an MSLIS from Drexel University.