Anne Garner is Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts at The New York Academy of Medicine Library. She studied Classics at Loyola University in Baltimore and at the University of California in Los Angeles, and library science at the Pratt Institute in New York. Anne's research interests include the history of medicine, the history of libraries, and nineteenth-century American print culture. She is the co-curator of Germ City: Microbes and the Metropolis