Diana Wakimoto

Diana K. WakimotoDiana is currently the Online Literacy Librarian at Cal State East Bay where she teaches information literacy courses, works in the University Archives, and helps other faculty members incorporate technology in their teaching. Before moving back to California, she lived in Boston and worked at the Ernest Hemingway Collection at the JFK Presidential Library and Museum.

Dissertation Title: The History of Queer Community Archives in California Since 1950

San José Supervisor: Dr. Debra Hansen


  • PhD, Queensland University of Technology

  • MA, history, Simmons College

  • MS, library and information science, Simmons College

  • BS, ecology and evolutionary biology, UC Santa Cruz

Current or Most Recent Position:

  • Online Literacy Librarian, Cal State East Bay

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