Professor of Law Librarianship; Executive Director of the Mid-America Law Library Consortium (MALLCO)
BA, DePauw University; MS, University of Oklahoma
After serving as a librarian at Bowen for 26 years,Â Professor Goldner is now in phased retirement, which means that she works half-time. Her position is executive director of MALLCO, which contracts with UALR for her services. MALLCO is a consortium of 25 academic law libraries in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Nebraska, North Dakota and Tennessee. They collaborate in order to encourage and promote cooperative endeavors among member law school libraries in order to advance the research and educational opportunities of all member libraries, the institutions they serve, and the broader legal community.
She has been very active professionally, serving in leadership capacities for a variety of state, regional, national and international library organizations. Most of her publications have been indexes of library professional literature and of Arkansas Bar Association publications. She created the Arkansas Legal Index, a web site that indexes a variety of legal publications used by practicing attorneys in the state.
Prior to coming to Bowen, she served as a law librarian at Oklahoma City University Law Library and served as a library consultant to two law firms in Dallas, Texas.