Lena Dammann worked at the library of the Hans-Bredow-Institut from 2014 until end of March 2019. She completed her education to become an assistant for media and information services at the public library in Walsrode. From 2011 to 2014 she studied Media and Information at the HAW Hamburg (B. A.). At the same time, she was already working as a student assistant at the Hans-Bredow-Institut.