Amanda Peters

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Phone
734 764 4481

Office
2178 Shapiro
919 South University
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1185
Google Talk
arforres@umich.edu
University Learning Communities Librarian

About

I have worked at the Shapiro Undergraduate Library for 13 years, and during that time have focused on library instruction and reference services. I am a liaison to the University Learning Communities, and I also coordinate programs and events, including new student orientation and an open house event during Welcome Week.

Background

I have a Library and Information Science Degree from Kent State University, and a B.A. and M.A. in English Literature from The University of Toledo.

Responsibilities

As University Learning Communities Librarian, I am liaison to the various learning communities on campus by teaching specialized information literacy sessions to these groups, connecting the LCs with other librarian subject specialists who can better serve a particular disciplinary need, and offer online resources that will help support the common curriculum for some LCs.