159 Hesburgh Library
Notre Dame, IN 46556
o: 574-631-8177
e: mharden@nd.edu

Melissa Harden Portrait

Subject Areas

  • Writing and Rhetoric

University Committees


M.S.L.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
B.S. Elementary Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

As the First Year Experience Librarian, Melissa focuses on connecting first-year students to the resources and services available at the Hesburgh Libraries. As an instructor, Melissa develops learner-centered information literacy sessions for students in Writing and Rhetoric classes. Melissa has always been passionate about teaching and learning. Prior to becoming a librarian, she taught fourth grade for four years.