Along with her former colleague, David Del Testa (Associate Professor, Department of History, Bucknell University), Abby won the 2009 ACRL Instruction Section Innovation Award for the development of the World War II Poster Project. Two distinct pedagogical models were developed as a result of this project; both models have been replicated at other colleges.
Earlier in her career, Abby worked as an investigative researcher and news librarian for the CNN News Library, a 24-hour, 7-day a week operation whose mission is to provide research to CNN journalists all over the world. While at CNN, Abby was a member of the investigative unit, a team that won First Place, National Headliner Awards (2002) for continuing coverage on "Attack on America and Aftermath."
Abby is the author of over fifty articles, two book chapters, and a book, Building a Digital Repository Program with Limited Resources (2010).
Abby holds a B.A. (Cum Laude) in History from Tufts University and an M.S. in Library Science from Florida State University. She is a current member of InfraGard, a partnership between the FBI and members of the private sector designed to promote knowledge sharing related to security for the country's critical infrastructure. Abby also is a Certified Salesforce Administrator and a Certified Salesforce Community Cloud Consultant.
Abby can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow Abby on Twitter at @aclobridge.
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