Ann Bell

Teaching, Learning and Leadership
College of Education, Hospitality, Health and Human Sciences

Phone: 512-876-6986
Personal website:

Brief Biography

Has been an educator for over forty years and a former high school media specialist in Iowa where she played an active role in designing a new school library media center and incorporating technology into the curriculum.

Teaching Interests: Educational technology

Professional Interests: E-learning


    • Master of Library and Information Studies Library Science and Educational Technology
      University of Hawaii
      Honolulu, HI, United States, 1991
    • Library Media Endorsement Library Science and Educational Technology
      University of Montana
      Missoula, MT, United States, 1987
    • BA Elementary Education
      University of Northern Iowa
      Cedar Falls, IA, United States, 1966

Intellectual Contributions


    • Bell, A. (2009). Exploring Web 2.0: Second Generation Interactive Tools. .
    • Bell, A. (2007). Handheld Computers in Schools and Media Centers. .
    • Bell, A. (2005). Creating Digital Video in Your School. .

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships


    • 2006 Library of Congress Teacher Institute Participant, U.S. Library of Congress (August 18, 2006)


    • Lamplighter Award, Iowa Educational Media Association (2002)
    • Information Technology Pathfinder Award, American Association of School Librarians and the Follett Software Company (June 18, 2001)