As Scholars' Commons Librarian, Alyssa Denneler builds community for graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, faculty, and staff. To do this, she engages with colleagues inside and outside of the libraries to host exhibits, events, and workshops. She routinely teaches citation management, literature review, and multidisciplinary introductory research skills.
Her recent scholarly works have discussed collaborative programming and library exhibit design. Within the Association of College and Research Libraries, her service is focused in the Instruction Section and the University Libraries Section.
Alyssa joined the IU Libraries Scholars' Commons in July 2018. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology with a minor in French from the University of Kansas, and her Master of Science in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.