Research and Library Services

Sally Benny

Curator of Digital Collections




Sally Benny manages the American Ancestors Digital Library & Archives website and is responsible for digitizing manuscripts and arranging and describing born-digital archives. She has an M.S. in Library Science with a concentration in Archives Management from Simmons University and received a Digital Archives Specialist (DAS) certificate in 2017. She is an active member of the American Library Association and the Society of American Archivists, where she serves on the DAS education committee. Before joining the staff at NEHGS in 2010, she worked at the Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America.