Edith Pfeifer List

Librarian with the rank of Assistant Professor
BA, Principia College
MS, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
MLIS, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Edith Pfeifer List was appointed systems librarian in 2005. She has worked at the Marshall Brooks Library since 1998 in the capacity of systems administrator and serials manager. She received her master of science in library and information science in 2004 from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Her information science interests include metadata, electronic archiving, and controlled vocabularies. Edith also received a master of science in 2000 from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville in environmental studies. Her final research paper topic was on the environmental effects of barge traffic on the Upper Mississippi.

Member of:

  • American Library Association
  • Library & Information Technology Association
  • National Trust for Historic Preservation

The Principia was founded for the express purpose of serving the Cause of Christian Science. To serve the Cause through the education of its young people is the school’s only reason for existence.