University of Texas-Austin
Dr. Loriene Roy is Anishinabe, enrolled on the White Earth Reservation, a member of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe. She is a Professor in the School of Information at the University of Texas at Austin (UT-Austin), teaching public libraries, reference, and library instruction/information literacy graduate courses. She is an adjunct for the University of Hawai’i at Manoa (UH-Manoa) where she teaches a graduate course on “Indigenous Librarianship.” She serves on boards for a number of projects including the Library of Congress Literacy Awards and the National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition. She was President of the American Indian Library Association (AILA) (1997-1998) and the American Library Association (2007-2008).
She received the AILA 2015 Distinguished Service Award; 2014 Distinguished Alumnus Award, The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; UH-Manoa 2014 Sarah Vann Award; 2009 Leadership Award, the Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries, and Museums; 2007 Library Journal Mover & Shaker; two Texas Exes Teaching Awards; two James W. Vick Texas Excellence Awards for Academic Advisors; and is an inaugural member of the UT-Austin Distinguished Service Academy. She has given over 600 presentations and has over 200 publications including 10 co-edited books.
Saturday, June 26, 2021
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM CT