|Present||Assistant Professor, University of South Florida|
Professional Service and Affiliations
|2018 - Present||Editor, The Library Quarterly||2014 - 2017||Associate Editor, The Library Quarterly|
Honors and Awards
- 2017 ALA and Google Libraries Ready to Code Phase II Teaching Fellow
- 2015 University of Maryland iSchool representative to the Universitas 21 Graduate Research Conference
- 2015 ALISE/LMC Paper Award
- 2014 Beta Phi Mu/LRRT Research Paper Award
- 2014 Most Popular Poster, University of Maryland iSchool Doctoral Research Day
- LIS 6455 - Organization and Administration of the School Media Center
- LIS 5937 - Special Topics: Seminar in Youth Services
|December 2015||Ph.D., University of Maryland|
|December 2011||M.L.S., University of Maryland|
|May 2009||B.A., American University|
Book Chapters (4)
Contribution to Book
Transformative E-Government and Public Service: Public Libraries in Times of ...
Public Sector Transformation through E-Government: Experiences from Europe and North America (2012)
Over the past decade, public libraries in the United States have become central to the delivery of e-government to the ...
Book Reviews (6)
Libraries, Human Rights, and Social Justice: Enabling Access and Promoting ...
Libraries, Human Rights, and Social Justice: Enabling Access and Promoting Inclusion (2015)
Libraries, Human Rights, and Social Justice: Enabling Access and Promoting Inclusion examines the interrelationships between digital literacy, digital inclusion, and ...
Digital Literacy and Digital Inclusion: Information Policy and the Public ...
Digital Literacy and Digital Inclusion: Information Policy and the Public Library (2014)
Digital Literacy and Digital Inclusion: Information Policy and the Public Library examines the interrelationships between digital literacy, digital inclusion, and ...
Conference Proceedings (12)
Expanding LIS Youth Services Curriculum to Embed Computational Thinking
Proceedings of the 2018 Association for Library and Information Science Education Annual Conference (2018)
In examining how libraries promote computational thinking for children and young adults, the Libraries Ready to Code (RtC) researchers found ...
Impacts of the HackHealth After‐School Program: Motivating Youth through ...
Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology (2015)
After‐school programs are uniquely situated to attract and engage youth in a variety of interest‐driven activities that ensure that each ...
Tweens HackHealth: Working with School Librarians to Engage Disadvantaged Youth ...
2014 Association for Library and Information Science Education Conference (2014)
We are entering a new era in which people are increasingly interested in, and expected to take responsibility for, their ...
The Circular Continuum of Agencies, Libraries, and Users: A Model ...
6th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance (2012)
When e-government first became a viable solution to the dissemination of government information, experts believed that the rise of direct ...
Delivering E-government Services through Innovative Partnerships: Public Libraries, Government Agencies ...
Proceedings of the 13th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research (2012)
Due to an increasing reliance on public libraries to deliver government services online, coupled with decreasing funding for public services, ...
The Effect of School Library Closings on Public Libraries in ...
2012 Association for Library and Information Science Education Annual Conference (2012)
Investigates the repercussions of school library closings on public library services by presenting a case study of Sacramento Public Library ...