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Breanne Kirsch

Breanne Kirsch

University Librarian

Department: Bishop Mueller Library
Phone: 712-279-5451
Office Location: Bishop Mueller Library, First Floor


  • BA, Animal Behavior and Anthropology, Bucknell University
  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, Dominican University
Breanne Kirsch


Breanne Kirsch is the University Librarian at the Bishop Mueller Library. Currently she is taking courses in an online Master’s program in Education with a focus in Educational Technology at the University of South Carolina Aiken. She was recognized as an emerging leader in 2011 by the American Library Association. Currently, she serves on the Library and Information Technology Association Publications Committee and the ITAL Editorial Board. In addition, she participated in the grant-funded Innovative Librarians Explore, Apply, and Discover through the South Carolina State Library in 2015 and led the group project that created a website to help librarians discover new technology tools.

Breanne has written numerous articles and edited Games in Libraries: Essays on Using Play to Connect and Instruct in 2014. In 2018, Rowman & Littlefield published her manuscript, The LITA Guide to No- or Low-Cost Technology Tools for Libraries. She has also presented at a number of professional conferences and recently led the Improve Instruction with Tech Tools preconference at the 2017 Association of College & Research Libraries.