Rebecca Schreiner

Rebecca SchreinerDirector of Holman Library

Office: Library, Room 115

Phone: (618) 537-6514

Email: rlschreiner@mckendree.edu


Education


Master of Arts in Library Science, Dominican University

Master of Arts in English, University of Illinois-Urbana

Bachelor of English, Roosevelt University


Prior Work Experience


Public Services Manager, Round Rock Public Library 2008-2010

Associate Dean and Director, Morton College and Hawthorne Works Museum 2003-2008

Acting Dean of Instruction, Morton College 2003-2004

Head of Reference Services, Suburban Library System, 2001-2003

Head of Reference, University of Missouri, Kansas City, 1995-2000

Head of Reference, Wichita State University, 1989-1995

Humanities Bibliographer, Wichita State University 1984-1989


Awards


University of Texas-Austin National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development Excellence in Teaching Award, 2008

Publicity Club of Chicago, Silver Trumpet Award, Community Relations category: "Teaching History form the Walls," 2007

American Library Association-International Interior Design Award for excellence in library interior design for 2006 renovation of Morton College Library in partnership with Legat Architects, Chicago, Illinois

Graduated Summa Cum Laude from University of Illinois


Personal Quote


"I am delighted to be a part of this unique university steeped in history. With an excellent library staff and in partnership with faculty, I hope to contribute to the goal of graduating students who have the information-seeking skills they will need to succeed in the workplace. I also look forward to providing library services that meet the interesting and varied research needs of faculty."