University of Pittsburgh
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA)
MPPM, Master of Public Policy and Management
MLIS, Master of Library and Information Science
Bryn Mawr College
BA, Political Science
Member of the Special Library Association (SLA), American Library Association (ALA) and the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL).
"Designing collaborative strategic planning to engage your community and your library" Poster Session presented with Aaron Brenner and Robin Kear, IFLA World Library and Information Congress, Columbus, Ohio, August 13-19, 2016.
Joranson, Kathryn and Eve Wider. "Librarians on the case: Helping students prepare for job interviews in an uncertain economy." College & Research Libraries News, 70(7), July/August 2009, pp 404-407.
"The University of Pittsburgh Reference Intern Program: Developing the Academic Librarian of the Future" Poster Session presented with Kara Gruszewski, ALA Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, June 16, 2002.
"Fun and Games with Copyright" Co-lead with Paul Bond. Spring meeting ACRLWestern PA/WV Chapter, Potomac State Collge of West Virginia, June 2, 2017.
"You can do this! Designing collaborative strategic planning to engage your community and transform your library" Co-lead with Robin Kear, Spring meeting ACRL Western PA/WV Chapter, Seton Hill University June 10, 2016.
"Evaluation of Reference Service: How Are We Really Doing?" Hot Topics in Frontline Reference Services Discussion Group, 2010 ALA Midwinter Conference, January 16, 2010. Co-lead discussion with Jean Alexander.
"What's going on with Staff and Intern Training at Pitt" Workshop with Michael Ford, Patricia Sharp, and Tom Twiss , Spring meeting ACRL Western PA/WV Chapter, West Virginia Wesleyan College, June 4, 2009.
"Designing a Successful Library School Field Experience" ALA NMRT Program Panel, 2003 Midwinter Conference, January 27, 2003.
Instructor, Introduction to the Arts and Sciences (FP 0001)
Faculty Advisor, Pitt Amnesty International Student Group