Ann Fessenden
Ann Fessenden
Retired Circuit Librarian
St. Louis, Missouri

Contact Information:
Phone:   (314) 244-2665
Education:
University of Mississippi: J.D., Magna Cum Laude, 1984.
University of Oklahoma: Masters in Library Science, 1977.
University of Oklahoma: B.A. in Journalism, 1974.
Professional Positions:
Circuit Librarian, U.S. Courts (8th Circuit), 1984-
Co-Acting Law Librarian, University of Mississippi Law School Library, 1982.
Technical Services Librarian, University of Mississippi Law School Library, 1978-1984.
Acquisitions Assistant,University of Oklahoma Law School Library, 1974-1977.
Teaching:
Adjunct Instructor, School of Library Service, University of Missouri, Fall, 1996.
Teaching Assistant, University of Mississippi Law School, Fall 1984.
Recent Professional Activities:
Court:

Member, Court Compensation Study Working Group, 2005 -2007
Member, Joint Advisory Council, 2002.
Member, Appellate Advisory Council, 2001-2002.
Secretary/Treasurer, 8th Circuit Historical Society, 1998-2004; Secretary, 2004-
Member, Electronic Public Access Working Group, 1999-2000
Chair, Circuit Librarians Advisory Committee, 1997-98.

Professional Associations:

President, American Association of Law Libraries, 2007 -
Vice President/President-Elect, American Association of Law Libraries, 2006 - 2007
Co-Chair, 2006 Local Advisory Committee, American Association of Law Libraries, 2004-2006
Executive Board Member, American Association of Law Libraries, 2002-2005.
Co-Chair, 2001 Local Arrangements Committee, Mid-America Association of Law Libraries.
Chair, Recruitment Committee, American Association of Law Libraries, 1998-99.
President, Mid-America Association of Law Libraries, 1993-94.


Personal Interests:
Music: Principal bassoonist (on sabbatical), Town and Country (Missouri) Symphony Orchestra.
Bassoonist, Eliot Winds, Eliot Unitarian Chapel.