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About Richard J Moniz Jr.

Richard Moniz, EdD served as Director of Library Services for Johnson & Wales University's North Miami campus from 1997 - 2004 and has been the Director of Library Services at Johnson & Wales University's Charlotte campus since 2004. He has taught undergraduate classes such as Introduction to Computer Science, Microcomputer Applications, World History from 1500 to Present, U.S. History to 1877 and American Government. Additionally, since 2006, he has served as an adjunct instructor for the MLIS program at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Courses taught have included Information Sources and Services, Special Libraries, Library Administration, Information Sources in the Professions, and Online Bibliographic Information Retrieval. Dr. Moniz has published in numerous periodicals such as College & Undergraduate Libraries, North Carolina Libraries, Library Journal, and Library Leadership & Management. He is sole author of the textbook Practical and Effective Management of Libraries (2010), co-author of Fundamentals for the Academic Liaison (2014) and co-author and co-editor of The Personal Librarian: Enhancing the Student Experience (2014), editor and co-author of The Mindful Librarian (2015), and co-author of Librarians and Instructional Designers: Collaboration and Innovation (2016). He also contributed chapters in Mid-Career Library & Information Professionals: A Leadership Primer (2011) and Library Staffing for the Future (2016). He is actively engaged in the profession and has held a number of committee and board responsibilities within ALA LLAMA, ACRL CLS, and Metrolina Library Association (including serving as President of this organization twice) in addition to other non-profit organizations such as Carolina Raptor Center, Charlotte Museum of History, and Charlotte's Arts & Science Council. He has done several regional and national presentations related to his involvement in these organizations.


Present Faculty Member, Johnson and Wales University

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Library Administration and Management, Information Literacy, Library Instruction, and Library Science

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