Jeannette Pierce

Jeannette Pierce, Associate Director
Research and Information Services Division

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Phone: (573) 882-6450
Fax: (573) 882-8044
Email: PierceJea@missouri.edu
Address: Research and Information Services Division, 152 Ellis Library

Specialist for:
  • Research & Information Services
  • Library Administration
  • Assessment
Areas of Expertise:
  • Reference
  • Information Literacy
  • Student Learning
  • Faculty Liaison Services
  • Electronic Resources
  • Scholarly Communication
  • Library Programming
  • Library as Information Commons
  • History Librarianship
Publications:

Co-author with Fred D. Barnhart, “Becoming Mobile:  Reference in the Ubiquitous Library.”  Journal of Library Administration, Vol. 51(3):  271-290, 2011.

Author, “Dysfunction Junction:  The Intersection of Historians and Government Documents.”  DttP:  Documents to the People, Vol. 34(3):  35-36, 2006.

Presentations:

Panelist, "The 21st Century Library and its Role in Chicago’s Communities and Schools."  United Neighborhood Organization, Chicago, IL, June 7, 2012.

Co-presenter with Leslie Haas, "Programming in the Learning Commons."  IACRL Conference, Oak Brook, IL, March 16, 2012.

Co-presenter with Frederick Barnhart and Ursula Scholz, "How Loyola Libraries Can Support Online Teaching & Learning!"  Focus on Teaching, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, August 18, 2011.

Co-presenter with Frederick Barnhart, "Ensuring International Student Research Success."  Focus on Teaching, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, August 19, 2010.

Panelist, "Uncommonly Sustainable:  The New Information Commons at Loyola University Chicago."  LLAMA Pre-conference, American Library Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL, July 10, 2009.

Co-presenter with Leslie Haas and Alison Stillwell, "Finding Commons Ground between Libraries and Information Technology Services."  IACRL Spring Conference, Bloomington, IL, March 27, 2008.

Co-presenter with Susan Wardzala, "Improving Student Research through Blackboard."  Focus on Teaching, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, January 10, 2008.

Professional Associations:
  • American Library Association
  • Association of College and Research Libraries
  • Freedom to Read Foundation
  • Missouri Library Association
  • Reference and User Services Association
  • Library Leadership and Management Association
Previous Experience:
  • Director, Klarchek Information Commons, Loyola University Libraries, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL.
  • Head of Reference Services, Loyola University Libraries, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL.
  • Research Services Librarian, Sheridan Libraries, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.
  • Reference Librarian, Pius XII Memorial Library, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO.