Kristen Oglesbee Ederer

Kristen Oglesbee Ederer

Adjunct Assistant Professor


Kristen Oglesbee Ederer is an Assistant Adjunct Instructor for the School of Information at The University of Texas at Austin. She co-developed and teaches several web-based courses, including Children's Literature and Information in Cyberspace.

In addition, Kristen is a Research Specialist at Korn Ferry, a global organizational consulting firm, where she serves the global Energy practice. Previously, she was an Information Specialist on the Global Information Services team at Spencer Stuart, a global executive search and leadership consulting firm. She specialized in the collection and dissemination of Competitive Intelligence at a global scale and led research initiatives for the Consumer and Leadership Advisory Services practices.


Master of Library and Information Science, The University of Texas at Austin

Bachelor of Arts in English and a Minor in Library & Information Science, The University of Texas at Austin

Areas Of Specialization

Information Literacy
Children's Literature
Young Adult Literature
Information Search/Search Engines
Competitive Intelligence
Business Research

Recent Courses

YearSemesterCourse NumberCourseSyllabus
2021FallI 320.01Information in Cyberspace
2021SpringI 320.02Children's Literature
2021SpringI 320.01Information in Cyberspace
2020FallI 320.02Children's Literature
2020FallI 320.01Information in Cyberspace
2019FallINF 335CInformation in Cyberspace
2020SpringINF 335CInformation in Cyberspace
2020SpringINF 322TChildren's Literature
2019FallINF 322TChildren's Literature
2019Summer WholeINF 322TChildren's Literature
2019SpringINF 322TChildren's Literature
2018FallINF 322TChildren's Literature
2018Summer WholeINF 322TChildren's Literature
2018SpringINF 322TChildren's Literature
2017Summer WholeINF 322TChildren's Literature
2017FallINF 322TChildren's Literature
2017SpringINF 322TChildren's Literature