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Law librarian

Ruth Ann Fraley, American law librarian. Recipient State University of New York Chancellor's award for Excellence, 1979.


Fraley, Ruth Ann was born on October 16, 1942 in Peekskill, New York, United States. Daughter of Joseph Edward and Cora Marie (McEachern) Salerno.


Bachelor, State University of New York, Albany, 1964. Master of Library Science, State University of New York, Albany, 1966. Master of Business Administration, Union College, Schenectady, New York, 1981.


Library. media specialist Schenectady Public Schools, 1966—1972. Reference library, head technical services Library. Resources Center, Schenectady County Community College, 1972—1979, chairman advisory committee, since 1981.

Head Hawley Library., State University of New York, 1979—1981, Graduate Library. Public Affairs and Policy, 1981—1986. Chief library New York State Court Systems, 1986—1989, director office libraries and records management, since 1989, director libraries, records mgnt., since 1989.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member of American Library Association (chairman publication award jury resources and technical services division 1982-1984, chairman circulation statistics committee library administration management division since 1982, chairman statistics section 1985-1986), Albany Women's Forum, Upstate New York Labor History Association, Hudson-Mohawk Library. Association, New York Library. Association (president 1986, past president resources and technical services section), American Association Law Libraries.


Children: Christine, Melissa, Heather.

Joseph Edward Salerno

Cora Marie (McEachern) Salerno

Heather Fraley

Christine Fraley

Melissa Fraley