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"You and the scrivs spend decades slowly identifying, sorting and reordering tens of thousands of books. And then you die."

Master Archivist is a position at the University.


The Master Archivist is responsible for the Archives. He has complete and absolute control over the repository, including the right to suspend a student's privilege of use. He teaches a handful of students, called Scrivs, the proper way to manage, re-shelve, locate and clean books. As well as employing gillers who work to retrieve new books from outside the University.

Current Master

This position is currently held by Master Lorren.