Nancy Armstrong

Nancy Armstrong
Director of the Law Library; Professor of Law
Taggart Law Library 134
525 S Main St, Ada, OH, 45810
Employee degree:

AB, Vassar College

MS, Drexel University

JD, Boston College


Nancy Armstrong joined the ONU Law faculty as director of the law library in 2001. Prior to her appointment, she worked in the law libraries of Northwestern University Law School and The Ohio State University. She oversees all law library operations and serves as faculty advisor to the Icelandic Legal Exchange Program. She also teaches legal research workshops for first-year students and two other courses courses. Armstrong received the 2019 Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching, and received the Dan Guy Award for Excellence in Legal Journalism for her support of the Ohio Northern University Law Review in 2011 and 2017. Her service has also been recognized by the Student Bar Association, who presented her with the Liberty Bell Award in 2008 and 2017.


Courses taught:

Advanced Legal Research, Specialized (International) Legal Research

Research interests

Legal research


Recent publications:

“A Tribute to Mike Lewis,” 42 Ohio Northern Univ. Law Review 855 (2016)