Meet the New Librarian at Globe University – Madison West

Have you met our new Globe University – Madison West Campus Librarian? Please join us in welcoming Katie Sherwood to the campus! Katie is excited to be working with students, instructors and staff in the academic setting, doing reference work, library instructions, and will also be an instructor for Professional Communications 1 (PD160), in session B and beyond.

Katie Sherwood, Globe University-Madison West Campus Librarian

Previously, she worked at the McHenry Public Library in Illinois as the adult services reference & genealogy/local history librarian. This experience makes her a great resource for helping students with APA citation, the online library, writing tips and being a friendly aid to all.

I am looking forward to working with all the students and staff at Globe,” Katie said. “Everyone has been helpful and welcoming so far and I hope I can reflect this atmosphere in the library and in my classes. I am available for students and staff with questions and those who want more help or instruction on APA, library resources or your devices. I look forward to meeting more students in the library soon.”

Here are a few quick facts about Katie:

  • Katie is from McHenry, Illinois.
  • She holds bachelor’s degree from DePaul University and a Master of Library Science from University of Illinois.
  • She loves to travel and try local cuisines.
  • Her favorites book are:
    • Nonfiction: Just Kids by Patti Smith
    • Comic Book: Captain Marvel by Kelly Sue DeConnick
    • Fiction: The Awakening by Kate Chopin

So what are you waiting for? Pop into the library this week and be on the lookout for some great library events such as Dogs on Call, Library Celebration Week and more! Welcome Katie to the Globe University-Madison West campus!