Jennie Ver Steeg

Jennie Ver Steeg, MA, MS, MLIS
Director of Library and Media Services
(515) 643-6612

Office Location
SC - Library

Mailing Address
Mercy College of Health Sciences
928 6th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-1239

Year Started at Mercy College: 2018

  • Department: Library


  • Master of Library and Information Science, University of Iowa (1995)
  • MS, Child Development, Iowa State University (1990)
  • MA, English/Creative Writing, Iowa State University (1989)
  • BS, Child Life, Iowa State University (1985)

Professional Memberships

  • Reach Out and Read Iowa, Board member
  • Iowa Library Association
  • Iowa Association of College and Research Libraries
  • Medical Library Association

Favorite Quote

  • "I am somehow less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein's brain than in the near certainty that people of equal talent have lived and died in cotton fields and sweatshops." - Stephen Jay Gould

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