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About michael c vocino

Currently a Professor at the University of Rhode where he has served as Dean and Director of University Libraries, Michael Vocino has also had joint appointments in the Department of Political Science and in the Film Media Program. As he moves toward retirement, he now serves as Gifts and Technical Services Librarian and continues to write on a variety of eclectic subjects from librarianship, morality and mortality, public ethics, film history and biography. He also writes short fiction. He gets most of his inspiration from his dog, Joe, who is the alpha male in their relationship. He summers on Italy's Gargano Peninsula where he spends most time laying on its beautiful beaches with family and friends.


Present Professor, University of Rhode Island

Curriculum Vitae

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Honors and Awards

  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society: Life Member

Contact Information

University of Rhode Island Library
Room 260
Kingston, RI 02881


Books (7)

Contributions to Books (3)

Articles -- Short Fiction and Poems (25)