M.A. in Library Science, University of Chicago, 1989
B.A. in English, Bryn Mawr College, 1985
Library liaison to Badin Hall, 2014-
I've been the Catholic Studies Librarian at Hesburgh Libraries since 2007, providing assistance to faculty, students, and visiting scholars while building the collections in American Catholic studies.
Daniel Johnson is subject specialist for English literature and digital humanities. He has graduate degrees in English from Wake Forest University (MA) and Princeton University (PhD), where he specialized in literature of the long eighteenth-century.
Serves as liaison to the Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures and the Liu Institute for Asia & Asian Studies. Primary responsibilities include outreach, instruction and personalized research support for faculty and students; development and management of the East Asian Studies collection; collaboration with peers, researchers and faculty on digital scholarship initiatives; and connecting faculty with units and divisions of the Hesburgh Libraries to enable greater research productivity, sustainable publication and dissemination of scholarship and data. She is a Faculty Fellow of the Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies.
Jessica Kayongo is the Global Affairs and Sociology Librarian. As the subject liaison, she provides library instruction and library research assistance and manages the library's resources and collections in these areas.
As the Theology/Philosophy Librarian, Alan is responsible for the development and management of the theology and philosophy collections in all formats, including book, serial, electronic, microfilm, and photographic. He selects theology and philosophy materials for acquisition, performs advanced reference services, and provides subject bibliographic instruction, as well as selecting and organizing web resources in theology and philosophy in order to help expand Notre Dame's digital programs and services.
As the Political Science and Peace Studies Librarian, Mark Robison works with students and faculty in the Department of Political Science, the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, the Keough School of Global Affairs, and elsewhere on campus, to support their research. To connect these students and faculty to the information they need, Mark provides research consultations and delivers library instruction sessions. Mark is also responsible for the development and management of the political science collection. His research interests include student outreach, transfer student success, and "libraries of things."
Julia Schneider is the subject specialist for Medieval Studies. She received a PhD and a master's degree from Notre Dame's Medieval Institute with concentrations in liturgy, theology, and intellectual history; she also has a master's degree in historical theology from St. Louis University. She is currently pursuing a Master of Library and Information Science degree with a concentration in Rare Books at the University of Illinois. Her subject coverage includes most historical disciplines used in the study of the Middle Ages in the West (approximately 400 AD - 1517 AD).
As Visual Arts Librarian, Marsha works with the departments of Art, Art History, and Design and Film, Television and Theatre. She attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she studied art history, history, and library science, and later received an additional graduate degree at the University of Pittsburgh. Her research centers on the churches of Rome, with a particular focus on Santa Brigida in the Piazza Farnese.