2010, Master of Library and Information Studies, University of Alberta
2006, Bachelor of Arts, History (Hons), University of Calgary
Madelaine is an Assistant Professor and the General Education, Criminal Justice and Sociology Liaison Librarian at MRU. Her research interests (broadly) include legal information literacy, academic library collections and most recently XR in academia.
Selected Publications and Presentations
Loyer, J., Vanderwerff, M., & Bowler, M. (2017). Supporting Indigenous Studies Programs Through Sustainable Budget Allocation. Collection Management, 42(3-4), 338-350.
Recent Scholarly Presentations:
Pearl Herscovitch and Madelaine Vanderwerff (2019). If you build it, will they (really) come? Proximity and Other Factors Affecting Education Students’ Use of Mount Royal Library's Curriculum Collection. 10th International Evidence Based Library and Information Practice Conference (EBLIP). University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK.
Tomaszewski, A, Mascaro, P, Vanderwerff, M and Barrett, L (2019) Criminal Justice Education in a Digital World: Prospects and Challenges Related to the Online Delivery of Practicum Tutorials in a Bachelor's Degree Program. Digitizing Justice: Law, Crime and Order in an Online World. University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg,MB.