Sara Anne Hook is professor of informatics at the IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI, where she has developed a suite of courses for an online undergraduate certificate in legal informatics. She also teaches courses in entrepreneurship, information governance, and competitive intelligence. She has taught courses in professional responsibility and intellectual property law as adjunct professor of law at the Robert H. McKinney School of Law at Indiana University, and also is adjunct professor of American Studies with the School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI.
Hook was admitted to the Indiana bar in 1994 and to the Supreme Court of the United States in 2012. Formerly, she was a librarian at the Indiana University School of Dentistry (1983-1999) and associate dean of the faculties for IUPUI (1999-2004). She is a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the Indiana State Bar Association, the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA), and the American Association for State and Local History.
She is active internationally through her work with Right Sharing of World Resources, a microfinance/women’s empowerment organization with projects in Sierra Leone, India, and Kenya. Formerly, she was the project leader and champion for a microfinance/women’s empowerment project in Calnali, Mexico, in partnership with Pro Mujer and the Rotary Club of Indianapolis.
An avid musician, Hook studies violin with Shannon Crow.
INFO I410 Electronic Discovery
INFO I445 Competitive Intelligence for Informatics I
INFO I470 Litigation Support Systems and Courtroom Presentations
INFO I478 Information Governance