Where Are They Now? Spotlight: Leslie Morgan

Leslie Morgan earned her MLS from Wayne State University and was the 2005-2007 Librarian in Residence at the University of Notre Dame. Currently, Leslie is the First Year Experience librarian for the Hesburgh Libraries at the University of Notre Dame. In her own words: Beginning my career as a Resident Librarian was the perfect venue Read More

Packin’ Up and Movin’ On

In 2006, the Spectrum Scholars’ Leadership Institute hosted a panel discussion on earning a PhD in LIS.  One of the panelists was Alana Kumbier who was then a PhD student at Ohio State University.  (She completed her PhD in the spring of 2009, and now works as a research and instruction librarian at the Wellesley Read More

10+ Library School Lessons

Melissa Mallon recently listed 7 specific lessons she learned in library school on ACRL’s blog. You can read the full details in her post, but, in brief, the 7 lessons are: The Importance of Continuing Education Why We Should Pay Attention to the Environment How to Collaborate with Faculty How to Give a Good Presentation Read More