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Information Literacy Menu

Information Literacy Menu

While all options on the information literacy menu are available to be taught in a classroom setting, alternatives may be suggested by library liaisons.

Request an Information Literacy Session

Library Liaisons

Library Liaisons by Colleges and Schools

  • College of Arts and Sciences:
    • Arts - Allyson Palagi
    • Sciences - Joyce Pallinger
  • School of Nursing and Allied Health: Joyce Pallinger
  • Dunham School of Business and Public Policy: Kathy Clark
  • School of Social Work: Allyson Palagi
  • School of Education and Human Performance:
    • Education - Allyson Palagi
    • Human Performance - Joyce Pallinger

What can Phillips Library liaisons do?

  • Provide high quality information literacy instruction (how to locate, access and use information) to students via a classroom session
  • Provide one-on-one research help or database searching strategies to students by appointment
  • Create assignment specific guides for research assignments that can be embedded directly into Moodle
  • Take requests for additions to Phillips Library collections
  • Provide feedback on curriculum change forms required by faculty senate
  • Compile lists of resources Phillips Library already owns that are useful for courses
  • Provide research assistance for faculty research projects or articles


Kathy Clark Joyce Pallinger Allyson Palagi

  Kathy Clark  

Director of University Library; 630-844-5443  

Joyce Pallinger

Information Services Librarian; 630-844-5440

Allyson Palagi

Information Services Librarian ; 630-844-5653

Collection Development/Department Liaison:

Dunham School of Business and Public Policy

Collection Development/Department Liaison:

School of Nursing
School of Education and Human Performance (Human Performance)
College of Arts and Sciences (Science, Social Sciences)

Collection Development/Department Liaison:

School of Social Work
School of Education and Human Performance (Education)
College of Arts and Science (Arts, IDS)