Dell, Sharon, 1951-
New Zealand librarian and museum director. Daughter of Dame Miriam and Dr Richard Dell. Holds a BA Hons in Anthropology and Geography, and a diploma from the New Zealand Library School. Worked as a staff member of the Alexander Turnbull Library from 1974, including a role of Keeper of Collections and Assistant Chief Librarian, and as a Māori Materials Subject Specialist. Held the position of Director of the Whanganui Regional Museum, in Whanganui from 1995 to 2008, when Dell took up the position of Hocken Librarian at the University of Otago in 2008. Mother of Matthew Dell.