Professor Hartke joined the Saint Louis University Law in 2000 as the Reference/Educational Services Librarian. She previously held positions at Marquette University Law Library and the Law Library of Cleary, Gottleib, Steen, and Hamilton in Washington, D.C.
During her tenure at Marquette Law Library, she taught legal research to first year law students and an upper division class in Advanced Legal Research in Business Associations. Currently Professor Hartke teaches Advanced Legal Research and a seminar in Animal Law.
Professor Hartke is a member of the ABA’s Animal Law Committee of the Tort, Trial, and Insurance Practice Section. She is also Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis. She is licensed in Pennsylvania. She is an active member of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), Mid America Association of Law Libraries. Professor Hartke has served as a Faculty Senator representing the Library Faculty Assembly.