Martha Rinn

Department of Blumberg Memorial Library

Professor, Library Department Chair


Martha Rinn
Blumberg Memorial Library
Phone: 830.372.8110



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

B.A., Texas Lutheran University


Luther W. and Ruth E. Sappenfield Chair in Library Science

Professional Associations

  • Council of Research and Academic Libraries (CORAL)
  • Texas Council of Academic Libraries (TCAL)
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools-Commission on Colleges
  • Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Association of College & Research Libraries, New Library Directors Mentoring Program


& Grants

Community Hospital Foundation Grant for library equipment, June 2013


& Presentations

From Monitoring to Maturing: An Improved Program Review Process at Texas Lutheran University. Annual Conference of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges, December 2013.

Contributed Paper, April 2010, Texas Library Association:Librarians’ Perceptions of Teaching Credit-Bearing Courses.

Rinn, Martha. "Riding TALL: Experiences with the TALL Texans Leadership Institute." Creating Leaders: An Examination of Academic and Research Library Leadership Institutes. Ed. Irene M. H. Herold. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries, a Division of the American Library Association, 2015. Print. PIL #69.