St. Olaf Libraries

Ellen Ogihara

About Ellen

Ellen is the Research and Instruction Librarian for Music and Fine Arts, serving students, faculty, and staff across campus. She holds a Bachelor of Music in violin performance from the University of Miami, and a Master of Science in library science with a music specialization from Indiana University. Prior to her bachelor's, Ellen trained in the Balanchine method at the Miami City Ballet School.

Areas of interest and expertise

  • Music and dance
  • Information literacy
  • Pedagogy and research instruction
  • Social informatics

Liaison to

  • Dance
  • Music
  • Theater

Education

  • MLS, Indiana University (2019)
  • BM, Violin Performance, University of Miami (2017)

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