Head of Information Literacy & Instruction Services
Adjunct Faculty, Composition Department
Murray Green Library AUD 1009 A
mhaller AT roosevelt DOT edu
M.A. English, Roosevelt University 2010
Graduate Certificate, Women’s and Gender Studies, Roosevelt University 2010
M.L.I.S., Dominican University, 2005
B.A., World Literature/Cultural Studies, 2000
American Library Association, 2004-Present
Association of College and Research Libraries, 2004 – Present
*Women’s and Gender Studies Section
*Literatures in English Section
National Women’s Studies Association, 2009-Present
Modern Language Association, 2008-Present
Metropolitan Area Reference Instruction Librarians Group, 2005-Present
Illinois Library Association, 2006-2007
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, Queer Roundtable of the ALA, 2004-2007
“Trickle down teaching: encouraging collaborative teaching by using a peer model of mentoring new instruction librarians.” In Librarians as Mentors in Librarianship for Adults and Students. Forthcoming from McFarland Press.
“A-Z of Homosexuality, Book Review.” Feminist Collections. 31.3 (2010): 38.
“Online Trip: Planning Tools Getting Better.” Momentum The Magazine for People Who Ride Bikes. 46.7 (2010): 23.
“Innovative Collaboration with Faculty in Instruction” College and Academic Research Libraries of Illinois Instruction Forum Conference, June 2011.
“Gender Disloyalty and Queer Feminine Representation in Popular Culture” National Women’s Studies Association Conference, Atlanta GA, November 2009
“Why do they Love Wikipedia? Innovative Ways of Teaching Research throughout the University” Roosevelt University’s Mini-Conference on Teaching, Schaumburg IL. April 2009.
“Queer Femme: Destabilizing the Authentic in Woman and in Queer” Thinking Gender Graduate Student Conference, UCLA Los Angeles CA. February 2009
“Exploring Wikis: Is a Wiki Right for You?” CARLI Public Services Social Technology Conference. June 2007
“Censorship in V for Vendetta” Moderated Panel for Banned Books Week, September 2007
University and Library Service
University Assessment Steering Committee 2010-Present
College of Arts and Sciences Curriculum Committee, Roosevelt University 2009-Present
Library One on One Research Consultation Coordinator, 2006-Present
Chair, Library Marketing Committee, 2006-2008
Information Literacy Curriculum Mapping Committee, 2008-2009
Roosevelt University Social Justice Committee, 2008
Library Technology Committee, 2007-2008
Library Reference Assistant Search Committee, 2007-2008
University Senate, Library Representative, 2006- 2007