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Catherine Herbert Reilly, American librarian, educator. Recipient Innovator of the Year award, St. Louis Community College at Florrissant Valley, 2003.


Reilly, Catherine Herbert was born on May 23, 1950 in Milwaukee. Daughter of Kevin Barry and Margaret Frances (Lambin) Herbert.


Certified professional photography program, Germaine School Photography, 1971. Bachelor in History, University Missouri, St. Louis, 1975. Master of Library Science, University Missouri, Columbia, 1976.

Postgraduate, Washington University, St. Louis, since 2000.


Assistant library St. Louis Police Library., 1977—1979, library, 1979—1985. Reference library, assistant professor St. Louis Community College, Ferguson, since 1985. Part-time reference library John M. Olin Library.

Washington University, St. Louis, 1993—1994, part-time reference library physics library, 1998. Member executive council St. Louis Regional Library. Network, 1984—1985; chairman III OPAC Committee, St. Louis, 1999—2000.

Chairman fund drive St. Louis (Missouri) Community College, chairman reference services. Designer library web pages.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Handbook of Death and Dying, 2003.


Troop leader Girl Scouts Greater St. Louis, 1993—2003. Volunteer University School District, since 1990. Co-chairman seminars Center for Teaching and Learning.

Board directors Service Level Agreement, St. Louis, 1984—1985. Member of National Education Association, American Library Association, American Association Women in Community College, Missouri Community College Association, Jane Austen Society St. Louis (founding member).


Married John Gerard Reilly, October 1, 1977. Children: Jane Elizabeth, David Patrick.

Kevin Barry Herbert

Margaret Frances (Lambin) Herbert

John Gerard Reilly

Jane Elizabeth Reilly

David Patrick Reilly