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