Heidi E. Buchanan

Heidi E. Buchanan and Beth A. McDonough have more than thirty years of combined experience teaching information literacy. An MSLS graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and head of research and instruction services at Western Carolina University, Buchanan is a graduate of the ACRL's Information Literacy Immersion program and is certified as a master trainer by the State Library of North Carolina. McDonough holds an MLIS from the University of North Carolina- Greensboro, and is completing a dissertation about critical information literacy for an EdD in leadership of curriculum and instruction from Western Carolina University. She is a National Board certified teacher in school library media, and currently works as a research and instruction librarian at Western Carolina University.