Helen Sheehy

Helen Sheehy

horizontal portrait of Helen Sheehy standing in front of shelves of bound government documents

Helen Sheehy, social sciences librarian at Penn State’s University Libraries, has been named the 2016 recipient of the James Bennett Childs Award in recognition of her nearly 30 years of service and significant contribution to the field of documents librarianship. The award, presented by GODORT, the American Library Association Round Table that advocates for issues around access to government information, is the highest national honor in the field of documents librarianship.

IMAGE: Wilson Hutton / University Libraries