Lauren Hays

Lauren Hays
About This Author

Ms. Lauren Hays is the Instructional and Research Librarian, Mabee Library, MidAmerica Nazarene University.


  • MA, Educational Technology, 2014, University of Central Missouri
  • MLS, 2011, Emporia State University
  • BS, Secondary Social Science Education, 2007, Oklahoma Baptist University

"MNU has become home. I can share my faith, be involved in a profession/academic discipline that I love, build relationships, and feel a sense of community everywhere I go. Psalm 37:4 has become more real to me throughout my time here and for thatt I am thankful."

Awards and Honors:

  • Beginning Professional Award, Kansas Library Association, 2014
  • Continuing Education Grant, College and University Libraries Section, Kan sas Library Association, 2013
  • First place at SLIM Poster Session, Kansas Library Association Annual Conference (with C. Ford), 2011