Ms. Talley earned her B.A. from the Pennsylvania State University. In 2003, Ms. Talley obtained her J.D. from the Penn State Dickinson School of Law, where she was a member of the Penn State Law Review. Ms. Talley practiced law in Philadelphia for seven years as a commercial litigator before earning her M.S. in Library and Information Science from Drexel University.
Nancy Talley provides legal research and information literacy instruction to students through her involvement in the first-year legal analysis, writing and research course, and in advanced courses. One of Ms. Talley’s priorities is providing research instruction to students who are enrolled in law school where research traditionally has not been emphasized, such as in directed research and moot courts.