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Rachel A. Koenig

Research and Education Librarian

Tompkins-McCaw Library, Research and Education

(804) 827- 1150
Tompkins-McCaw Library, Room 144C


  • M.L.S., Library Science, Indiana University--Bloomington, 2013
  • Master of Arts, History, Indiana University--Bloomington, 2013
  • B.A. History,  Gettysburg College, Gettysburg PA, 2011

Previous professional experience

  • Instruction and Assessment Librarian,  State University of New York at Canton College of Technology, Canton NY, 2013-17 
  • College Archivist,  State University of New York at Canton College of Technology, Canton NY, 2014-17

Selected presentations

Koenig, R.A.  (2015). Under the Stairs No More: Sustaining Archives on a Campus of Applied Education. Poster presented at SAA Conference.

Koenig, R.A. (2015). Augmented-Reality in Library Outreach and Programming poster presented at SUNYLA Conference: The Art of Librarianship.

Koenig, R.A. (2015).  Attitudinal Attributes Contributing to Professionalism in Academic Librarianship poster presented at SUNYLA Conference: The Art of Librarianship. 

Koenig, R. A. (2015). Assessment Activities at SUNY Canton. Talk presented at SUNY Council of Library Directors Assessment Conference

Koenig, R. A. (2014). Strengthening Librarian-Faculty Relationships with Professional Development Webinars. Poster presented at SUNYLA Conference: Empire Collaborations.

Koenig, R. A. (2013). Augmented-Reality in Library Outreach and Programming.  Curated exhibit and gallery talk at The Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. 

Selected publications

Koenig, R. A., & Wilhelm, C. (June 2017). Basically Everything I Need, I Know the Library Has It: A Case Study of SUNY Canton’s Textbook Program. In Diaz, C. (Ed.), College Textbooks: Selection, Circulation, and Sustainability.  

Santose, R. A., (2016). An Engaging Remembrance: A Review of the American Battle Monuments Commission Website. Documents to the People, 44(1), 22-25.

Santose, R. A. (2015). Response from a Disgruntled Reader: A Review of Ander Monson’s Letter to a Future Lover: Marginalia, Errata, Secrets, Inscriptions, and Other Ephemera Found in Libraries. Footnotes, 45(1), Online.

Santose, R. A. and Green, S. R. (2009). Life on the South Side of Chambersburg Street, 1910. The Gettysburg Historical Journal, 13, 157-186.  


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