Library services are available remotely; library buildings are closed. See Library Services During Covid-19
All Smith libraries are closed for
the remainder of the semester.
See Library Services During Covid-19
Librarians are available via Zoom
Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Use Ask Us to send a question and
we'll set up the virtual meeting.
Rare Books Technical Services Project Librarian
Contact & Office Hours
Young Library, 219
M.S.L.I.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
B.A. History and English, Concordia University, Nebraska
Abigail serves as a librarian for the Access to Collections project, which is a three-year project to improve access to Special Collections materials. She is responsible for organizing, cataloging, and providing overall assistance with the Mortimer Rare Book Collection (MRBC).
Abigail enjoys many activities, but she often can be found exploring bookshops, finishing a quilt on her sewing machine, or capturing scenic views with her camera.
FOLIO Working Group
Book history, printing and illustration history, book arts
Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS); American Printing History Association (APHA); Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP)