Vietnam Center and Archive Staff Biography

Andrew Hinton, Special Projects Archivist

Andrew Hinton
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  • Phone: 806-742-9010
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    Texas Tech University
    PO Box 41041
    Special Collections Lib. Rm. 108
    Lubbock, TX 79409-1041

Andrew Hinton joined the Vietnam Center and Archive in 2015 as Special Projects Archivist. In this role, Andrew manages the Archive of Modern American Warfare, the Center’s newest archive which collects and preserves the records of veterans who served after 1975. Andrew works closely with Global War on Terror veterans to ensure that their records – especially born-digital records – are made available for research and preserved into the future. He also holds the position of collection development and processing archivist for the Vietnam Archive. In this position, he works to build and strengthen the Vietnam Archive's holdings and prepares archival materials for research use. Before coming to the Vietnam Center and Archive, Andrew held positions at the Royal Ontario Museum, the Ontario Heritage Trust, and the Jewish Museum and Archive of British Columbia. He belongs to the Society of American Archivists (SAA) and the Society of Southwest Archivists (SSA). Andrew is also a certified Digital Archives Specialist and a certified member of the Academy of Certified Archivists.