Head of Reference and Research Services and Assistant Professor
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.L.I.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
J.D., DePaul University College of Law
Phone: (815) 753-9492
Annie Mentkowski joined the NIU law library faculty in 2013. Her position includes management responsibilities for the reference desk and serving as a liaison to student affairs. Annie also develops outreach sessions for law students and faculty and provides legal reference assistance to faculty, students, and other library users. In addition, she teaches courses in legal research. Prior to joining the faculty, she worked at a Fortune Fifty Company in the Chicagoland area, she also worked as Reference Associate at Northwestern University School of Law's Pritzker Legal Research Center, and taught legal research at Loyola University's Paralegal Studies Institute. She is a member of the American Association of Law Libraries, the Mid-America Association of Law Libraries, and the Chicago Association of Law Libraries. She is admitted to the Illinois Bar and the Wisconsin Bar.