Sarah (Sally) Holterhoff

Associate Professor of Law Librarianship, Emerita


Master of Arts in Library Science, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (1975)
B.S. in Education, The Ohio State University (1970)

Courses Taught

First-Year Legal Research, Advanced Legal Research

Research Interests

Legislative History, Government Information, Digital Authentication

Recent Articles & Publications

Mission: Possible…AALL Representatives Forge Active Connections with Partner Organizations16 AALL Spectrum (Members’ Briefing insert) (April 2012).  

Chapter 9, “Authenticating Digital Government Information” (with Timothy L. Coggins), in International Handbook of Government Information Management (Peggy Garvin, ed., 2011).

Indiana Update 2009-2010 for State-by-State Report on Authentication of Online Legal Resources, American Association of Law Libraries.

From the President columns in 11 AALL Spectrum, Nos. 124578 (2006-07).

Anniversary Celebrations: A Golden Opportunity for Public Relations (Public Relations column), 8 AALL Spectrum 8 (July 2004).

AALL’s Strategic Plan: Putting Vision into Action, 7 AALL Spectrum (Members’ Briefing insert, at 1) (July 2003).

The Making of an AALL Professional Development Program (Professional Development Desktop Learning Opportunity series), 4 AALL Spectrum 10 (July 2000), with Mary Lu Linnane

Contributing Author, Guide to Official Publications of Foreign Countries (Gloria Westfall, ed., 2d rev. ed. 1997).

Editor of The Reporter (Valparaiso University Law Library newsletter).

Professional Activities

Federal Depository Library Council to the Public Printer, Member (1987-1990 & 2008-2011).

American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), President (2006-2007).

AALL Vice-President (2005-2006), Past President (2007-2008), Executive Board Member (2000-2003 & 2005-2008).

AALL Task Force on the Federal Depository Library Program, Chair (2012-2013).

AALL Representative to the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA), 2011-2014.

International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA) Section on Law Libraries, Standing Committee Member (2013-2017).

AALL Presidential Certificates of Appreciation (2012 & 2008) & Presidential Certificate of Merit (1997).

Chicago Association of Law Libraries, President (1995-1996).

Reid Award for Outstanding Contribution to Law Librarianship for 2006-2007 & 1997-1998.

Indiana Pro Bono Commission Member (2009-2012)