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Associate Librarian, Archives & Special Collections



Office: MLS119


Christopher Raab is Associate Librarian, Archives & Special Collections at Franklin & Marshall College, a position he has held since 2002.  He served as Deputy College Librarian from 2012 -2016.  Raab is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, and holds a Masters of Library Science and Certificate of Advanced Study from the University of Pittsburgh.  He is a member of the Pennsylvania Library Association, the American Library Association, the Association of College and Research Libraries, and a founding member of the Lancaster County Digitization Project (now called the Digital Cultural Heritage Collaborative ).  Current research interests include digitization, printing history, library leadership, and the library as visual workplace.  

Raab currently serves as liaison to the departments of American Studies and History.


  • C.A.S. August 1993, University of Pittsburgh  - Library/Archival Preservation
  • M.L.S. August 1992, University of Pittsburgh - Library/Archival Science
  • B.A. May 1990, Carnegie Mellon University - History