Valerie Nye

Valerie Nye is the Library Director at the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe. She previously worked as a library consultant at the New Mexico State Library, where she started researching and training others on intellectual freedom and banned books. She has coauthored two guide books with Kathy Barco, and one literary research guide with R. Neil Scott, Postmarked Milledgeville: A Guide to Flannery O'Connor's Correspondence in Libraries and Archives. Nye is a trustee on the board of the New Mexico Library Foundation.