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About Kirstin Duffin

Kirstin Duffin is a Science and Reference Librarian at Booth Library. She completed her Master of Arts in Library and Information Studies in 2010 and Master of Science degree in Biological Sciences in 2015. Kirstin is the subject librarian for Biological Sciences, Chemistry, and Geology and Geography.

Positions

Present Librarian, Eastern Illinois University Biological Sciences
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Present Librarian, Eastern Illinois University Chemistry
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Present Librarian, Eastern Illinois University Geology/Geography
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Present Assistant Professor of Library Services, Eastern Illinois University Library Services
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Curriculum Vitae



Research Interests


Honors and Awards

  • 2017 EIU Graduate School Leadership Award, with S. Brantley and E. Corrigan
  • 2016 Redden Grant: Library Materials to Support New Evolutionary Medicine Courses, with A. Fritz
  • 2016 Redden Grant: Library Materials to Support Synthetic/Chemical Biology Research, with G. Periyannan
  • 2015 EIU Faculty Partnership Grant: Captivated with Interdisciplinary Information Literacy Tutorials, with S. Brantley and R. Chesnut
  • 2014 Dust, Drought, and Dreams Gone Dry. National Endowment for the Humanities and American Library Association Grant
  • 2014 Redden Grant: Library Materials to Support the Revised University Learning Goals
  • 2013 Let's Talk About It: Muslim Journeys. National Endowment for the Humanities and American Library Association Grant
  • 2013 Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys. National Endowment for the Humanities and American Library Association Grant
  • 2012 Redden Grant: Library Materials to Support Renewable Energy Research
  • 2012 Invited member of Beta Pi Chapter of Phi Sigma Society, Biological Science Honor Society
  • 2011 Invited member of Beta Phi Mu, International Library and Information Studies Honor Society
  • 2009 C. Berger Group Entrepreneurial Promise Award
  • 2009 Wisconsin Library Association Book Cart Drill Team State Champion

Education

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20112015 M.S. Biological Sciences, Eastern Illinois University
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20082010 M.L.I.S., University of Wisconsin - Madison ‐ School of Library and Information Studies
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20022006 B.A. Biology, Carleton College
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Articles (2)

Book Chapters (1)

Plant Specimens (5)

Thesis (1)

Book Reviews (8)

Exhibits (3)

Presentations (3)

Other (2)