Andr̩e J. Rathemacher is an Assistant Professor in the Reference Unit of the University Library at URI where she is the business specialist and bibliographer. She is actively involved in the Library's Information Literacy Program and teaches sections of URI's course in information literacy. She is an active member of the American Library Association, the Association for College and Research Libraries and the Rhode Island Library Association. She is currently Chair of ACRL/New England Chapter's Business Librarian?s Interest Group and Web Master for the Rhode Island Library Association. She has served on the URI Libraries Faculty Development Committee. She serves also on the University of Rhode Island Faculty Senate Teaching Effectiveness Committee.