Sara is the Sciences Reference & Instruction Librarian and a member of the Sciences Library team. She is the liaison librarian to the Biology, Chemistry, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, Physics & Astronomy, and Statistics & Actuarial Science departments. Her research interests include information literacy, scientific publishing, and research data management.
M.A. Library and Information Science, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa - 2008
B.A. International Relations, Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin - 2004
Zhang, Q. & Scheib, S. (2017). A Case Study for Organizing and Documenting Research Data. In L. Johnson (Ed.), Curating Research Data, Volume Two: A Handbook of Current Practice (pp. 18-20). Chicago, Illinois: Association of College and Research Libraries.
"Engaging Liaisons: Information or Communication?" Research Data Access and Preservation Summit, May 4, 2016, Atlanta, GA.
"Goalstorming: Aligning the Strategic Plan with Staff Values" ILA/ACRL Spring Conference, May 20, 2016, Ankeny, IA (With Bethany R. Davis and Lisa Gardinier.)
"Catching Fire: Burning Down Our Silos to Fire-Up Our Communities" ILA/ACRL Spring Conference, May 2, 2014, Ankeny, IA (With Leo Clougherty.)
"Breaking All the Rules: Lock-In at the Sciences Library" ILA/ACRL Spring Conference, May 2, 2014, Ankeny, IA (With Brett Cloyd.)