2005-2008 Institute for Museum and Library Services. "Academic Librarians for Tomorrow's Academic Researchers (ALSTARS)" – three year grant ($758,736). Extended to June 30, 2009.
2005-2007 All Children's Hospital for a USF SLIS Graduate Assistantship. ($171,319)
1998-2000 Enhancement of Teaching at USF, a part of the Harvard Challenge Grant. Member of the Pilot Study Team (with James Carey and Anna Perrault). ($9000)
1997 College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Computer Grant. ($500)
1996–1997 Sabbatical from the University of South Florida.
1985 Recipient of the Association of College and Research Libraries and Institute for Scientific Information Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship. ($1000)
2014 ASIST Watson Davis Award winner
Outstanding Alumni, University of Alabama, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, November 2007.
Beta Phi Mu (Library and Information Science Honorary Society)
Phi Alpha Theta (History Honorary Society)
2003 USF President's Award for Faculty Excellence
1996 Florida Library Association Transformers Honor Roll
1995 Florida SUS Teaching Incentive Program Award
1987 Selected as one of the Outstanding Young Women of America
1985 Recipient of the Association of College and Research Libraries and Institute for Scientific Information Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship.