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Robert Tench

  • Robert Tench
  • Acquisitions & Preservation Services Librarian
  • University Libraries
  • 444 Perry Library
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4144
  • ftench@odu.edu
  • Education

    Catholic University of America, 1985
    Major: Library Science
    Degree: M.S.
    Christopher Newport University, 1978
    Major: History
    Degree: B.A.
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Certificate in University Financial Management
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University
    Date Obtained: 2008-12-01
    Certificate in Preservation Management
    Sponsoring Organization: Solinet (Southeastern Library Network)
    Date Obtained: 2008-09-25
    Certificate - Supervisor Essentials Program Training Program Completion
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University
    Date Obtained: 2008-04-01
    Certificate, Senior Executive Leadership Program
    Sponsoring Organization: University of Virginia C. Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service
    Date Obtained: 2006-11-01
    Certified Laubach Literacy tutor
    Sponsoring Organization: City of Newport News
    Date Obtained: 1995-08-01
    Certified Librarian - State of Virginia
    Sponsoring Organization: Commonwealth of Virginia
    Date Obtained: 1986-05-01
  • 2012: Librarian of the Year, Old Dominion University Libraries
  • 2011: Certificate of Appreciation, Virginia Library Association
  • 2011: Certificate of Appreciation, Virginia Library Association
  • 1984: Community Service Award Winner, Riverside Regional Medical Center
  • 1978: Outstanding History Undergraduate , Christopher Newport University - Department of History