Teri Embrey

Theresa A.R. Embrey (Teri) has been the Chief Librarian of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library since September 2006. She began her career with the Library as a Catalog Librarian in 2005. As the Chief Librarian, she is the department lead on library acquisitions and cataloging of materials, reference and reader services, and conservation and preservation of the Library’s historic collections. She also serves as historian for the Library and its collections. She has published and presented numerous articles on innovations in technology applicable to libraries and on historical topics ranging from the English Civil War to World War I. Her current research interests include the American Civil War, WWI, WWI music, and women and the military. Teri is the recipient of the 2006 Illinois Library Association TBS, Inc. (Today’s Business Solutions) Technical Service Award and the 2006 Library Leadership Award from the Metropolitan Library System. She has an MLIS from Dominican University and a Masters of Arts in Public History from Loyola University.





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