St. Olaf Libraries

Ann Schaenzer

About Ann

Ann comes to St. Olaf from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where most recently she worked in the Ebling Health Sciences Library. She earned a BA in English from the College of Saint Benedict, and a master's degree in library and information studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Prior to becoming a librarian, she spent time working in the International Students Office at Bunkyo Gakuin University in Tokyo.

Areas of interest and expertise

  • Information literacy
  • Social sciences data
  • Western literature
  • Print culture and writing

Liaison to

  • Asian Conversations
  • Asian Studies
  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Affairs Conversation
  • Sociology/Anthropology


  • MLIS, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2018)
  • BA, English, College of Saint Benedict (2015)