Tomaro I. Taylor is a Certified Archivist and Librarian. She is currently employed
at the University of South Florida's Florida Mental Health Institute Research
Library as the Collections Librarian. Previous positions have included curator of
manuscripts, archives and related collections at the USF Tampa Library's Special
Collections and Dr. Henrietta M. Smith Resident Librarian, also at USF Tampa. 

In addition to her work at USF, Tomaro serves as the Academy of Certified
Archivists' Regent for Examination Development and as Chair of the ACA's Exam
Development Committee. She is the Immediate Past President of the Society of Florida

Tomaro holds a Master of Arts in Library and Information Science (2002) and Bachelor of
Arts degrees in American Studies (2001) and Psychology (1998). She is currently a
master's student in American Studies in the University of South Florida's
Department of Humanities and Cultural Studies. 


Ethnography and Documentation, Society of Florida Archivists (2014)

Negotiating Community: A Case Study of the International Longshoremen Association’s Union Hall in Tampa, Race and Place: Cultural Landscapes of Black Life in America (2014)

Welcome to [Guillermo Gómez-Peña's] Third World, 35th Annual SWPACA Conference (2014)

Learning Archives: Archival Practice within the Context of Pedagogical Settings (with Chris D'Arpa and Jean Carey), Southern Archivists Conference (2012)


Archives and Records Management: A Long History (with Gail Donovan), Florida Gulf Coast ARMA Chapter Event (2012)

Book Chapters


Affiliation Agreements, Preserving Local Writers, Genealogy, Photographs, Newspapers and Related Materials (2012)

Special Collections as an Integral Part of a Library's Diversity Initiative (with Lorel K. Reinstrom), Achieving Diversity: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians (2006)


Unpublished Works



Autism Spectrum Disorders LibGuide (with Leonah Arroyo) (2012)


Substance Abuse LibGuide (with Rafiyya Farooq) (2012)