Social Sciences

CityThe Library’s Social Sciences Team members provide interdisciplinary services and collections for a variety of schools, departments, and centers/institutes on campus. We provide tailored instruction, a full spectrum of research support and collaboration, collections, programs, serve on curriculum and other school/department committees, and other cooperative efforts in the social sciences.

Staff

Shevon Desai

Karen Downing

Hailey Mooney

Jennifer Nason Davis

Meredith Kahn

Charles Ransom

Sue Wortman

 

 


Subjects

Communications

Disability Studies

Economics

Education

Information and Library Science

LGBTQ Studies

Multiculturalism and Diversity

Psychology

Sociology

Social Work

Women’s Studies

 
 

Liaison Units on Campus

African and African American Studies

American Culture

Center for Research on Learning & Teaching

Cognitive Sciences

Communication Studies

Economics

Institute for Research on Women and Gender

Literature, Science & the Arts

Organization Studies

Population Studies Center

Rackham

School of Education

School of Information

School of Social Work

Sociology

Psychology

Women’s Studies

Recent Accomplishments

Downing, Karen, Alexandra Rivera, Mark Winston (2012). “Library Leadership 2.0: Leading from Throughout the Organization.” In: Bogart, Dave. Library and Book Trade Almanac. Medford, N.J.: Information Today, Inc.

 

Downing, Karen (2013). Using Problem-Based Learning to Facilitate Learning Across the Curriculum. Indianapolis, IN: Association of College and Research Libraries National Conference.

 

Beth Strickland teaches a section of UC 174: Digital Research: Critical Concepts and Strategies, offered through LS&A .

 

Beth Strickland serves as the Member-at-Large for the Women and Gender Studies Section of ACRL/ALA.

 

Shevon Desai coordinated the 2013 iDesign competition, cosponsored by MLibrary and the U-M School of Information. Eleven student teams entered the competition to build an innovating and engaging tools to enhance library resources or services.

 

 

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