Jack C. Taylor Library

About Me

Outreach & Archives Librarian 
Assistant Professor


  • GriffinShare Digital Commmons, Fontbonne's institutional repository
  • University Archives & Special Collections
  • Project Archivist for Fontbonne's Center for Bosnian Studies  
  • Digitization and preservation 
  • Library website
  • Library Research Guides (LibGuides)
  • Liaison to the Humanities (English & Communication, Sociology, and History, Philosophy, and Religion)
  • LIB199: Information Literacy in Higher Education

How long have you been at Fontbonne?

Since 2012.

Degrees held:

  • Graduate Certificate in Digital Humanities, University of Missouri (2021)
  • MA in Information Science & Learning Technologies (Library Science), University of Missouri (2012)
  • AM in Medieval Literature, Washington University in St Louis (2011)
  • MA in English, UM-St. Louis (graduate certificate in Women's & Gender Studies) (2001)
  • BA in English, Truman State University (minor in Philosophy & Religion) (1997)

I'm especially interested in preservation, digital humanities, open access publishing, the relationship between libraries and justice, and learning about and sharing the history of Fontbonne and St. Louis' Bosnian diaspora.

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Fontbonne University
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