Caitlin Stewart is an Assistant Professor at Illinois State University where she serves as the liaison librarian to the School of Teaching and Learning within the College of Education as well as the university’s laboratory schools. She also acts as the head of the Teaching Materials Center, which serves the teacher education programs across Illinois State University departments. Prior to joining Illinois State University in 2020, Professor Stewart worked as a Research and Learning Services Specialist at the University of Washington’s Suzzallo and Allen Library while she also pursued her Master of Library and Information Science.
Teaching Interests & Areas
Information literacy, teaching materials and resources, critical literacy, critical visual literacy, research skills, source evaluation
Research Interests & Areas
Novice K-12 teacher experiences, critical visual literacy of pre-service teachers, critical visual literacy and picture books, assessment of children and young adult library collections, models of librarianship