SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Briar Cliff University Librarian Breanne Kirsch has been awarded the Innovation in Librarianship Award from Cambridge University Press. The Innovation in Librarianship Award recognizes a focus on innovative developments from early career librarians.
Kirsch earned her Master of Library and Information Science from Dominican University and was recognized as an emerging leader in 2011 by the American Library Association. She serves on the Library and Information Technology Association Publications Committee and the Information Technology and Libraries Editorial Board. Kirsch joined Briar Cliff and had her manuscript, The LITA Guide to No- or Low-Cost Technology Tools for Libraries, published in 2018.
Briar Cliff’s Bishop Mueller Library is an academic library focused on serving the community members of Briar Cliff and the Siouxland area. Built in 1959, the library is staffed by student and University employees committed to connecting patrons with resources for academic endeavors and lifelong learning.