Duncan Stewart, MLS, MA, BA
Stewart teaches Cataloging and Classification SLIS:6250 and Rare Book Cataloging SLIS: 6411. Both courses prepare students to work as professional catalog librarians. Duncan is also the University Libraries liaison librarian for SLIS, and a special collections cataloger in the Department of Cataloging and Metadata. As SLIS liaison Stewart is responsible for Library and Information and Museum Studies collection management and coordinates the UI Libraries-SLIS student mentoring program matching library science students with working academic librarians. He also assists LISSO with resume coaching, mock interviews, and occasional presentations.
As special collections cataloger Stewart catalogs rare books, artists’ books, manuscripts, and ephemera for the Special Collections Department. Each semester Stewart also mentors 2-3 library students interested in special collections cataloging.