Beverly Burmeister

Cataloging Services Librarian & Assistant Professor of Law Librarianship

Beverly.Burmeister@valpo.edu

Education

Masters of Library Science, Indiana University School of Library and Information Science, Indianapolis
M.S.W., University of Illinois-Chicago
B.A., Goshen College

Courses Taught & Research Interests

First-Year Legal Research
Open governments, privacy, net neutrality

Articles & Publications

Lincoln as a Lawyer, The Forum (February 2012).

Net Neutrality, The Forum (January 2011).

CALL Government Relations Committee Blog, contributor, May 2010 to present
http://chicagolawlib.org/govrel/

Book Review, AALL Spectrum Blog, May 14, 2010, reviewing Building Library 2.0:
Issues in Creating a Culture of Participation
 by Woody Evans (Chandos
Publishing 2009).

Privacy: Does it Still Matter? The Forum (January 2010).

Book Review, AALL Spectrum Blog, April 7, 2009, reviewing Privacy, the Lost Right by
Jon L. Mills (Oxford University Press 2008).

Panel Member, Interns in Library Technical Service Departments, Indiana Library
Federation Annual Conference, November 19, 2008.

Burmeister, Beverly, Tara Oldfield, and Sonia Schatzlein, IUPUI University Library use and the Religious Studies Department, 25 Indiana Libraries 26 (2006).

Professional Activities

American Association of Law Libraries (Indiana Authentication Working Group)
Chicago Association of Law Libraries (Government Relations Committee; Membership Committee)
American Library Association
Indiana Library Federation
National Association of Social Workers
Academy of Certified Social Workers

Related Professional Experience

Assistant Vice President, Behavioral Health/Rehabilitation Services, La Porte Regional Health System

Director, Social Services/Case Management, La Porte Regional Health System

Therapist, Children’s Day Treatment Center, Madison Center, South Bend, IN