Martha Tanner, MSLIS, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Martha Tanner, MSLIS, Ph.D.
Head of Research Services and Archives
Office location

Cochrane-Woods Library, first floor

Office hours

Generally, Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
You can schedule a meeting with me using Calendly




B.A. in English, College of William and Mary
M.A. and Ph.D. in English, Tulane University
M.S. in Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Courses taught

Archway Seminar, History at the Movies (2015)
Archway Seminar, Hamilton and the Story of America (2017)
Archway Seminar, A Sense of Place:  Nebraska (2019)
IDS 3110, Information Ethics in the Post-Truth Era

Research and academic interests

Research methods
Information literacy
Instructional design
Writing and rhetoric
Student success and retention
Archives and historical research