As a member of the Discovery & User Experience department, Anne Haines applies her expertise in content strategy and writing for the web to ensure an outstanding user experience for the numerous daily visitors to the Libraries’ website, blogs, and other online applications.
She also serves as a member of the Libraries’ social media team, where she takes the lead on the @iulibraries and @hermanbwells Twitter accounts, and as a part of the team providing reference services in the Scholars' Commons. Anne is a nationally recognized speaker, regularly presenting at key industry conferences such as Confab Central, Confab Higher Ed and edUi. The Libraries recognized Anne’s significant contributions and commitment to excellence in 2015 with the IU Libraries Professional Staff Award.
Anne is also a widely-published poet; her chapbook, Breach, was published by Finishing Line Press in 2008. She earned both her Master of Library Science and Bachelor of Arts in English degrees at Indiana University Bloomington.
Anne's pronouns are she/her/hers.