Jennifer Jarson

Head of Public Outreach and Information Literacy Services
Information Literacy and Assessment Librarian
Social Sciences Subject Specialist
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Responsible for ...

Jen supervises the Public Outreach and Information Literacy Services unit in Trexler Library.  As Information Literacy and Assessment librarian, Jen is responsible for coordinating information literacy activities, including library instruction, as well as developing and administering program assessments.  As Social Sciences Subject Specialist, Jen works with students and faculty from various departments, with one-on-one and small group research help, as well as with course-integrated instruction.  She also helps to build the collection in relevant areas.  Jen serves on a number of library committees, including, for example, the library's marketing committee and web design team.  Jen also works at the reference desk and on other related projects. 

Contact Jen about social sciences research, opportunities for instructional support, information literacy, or any library-related issues or questions you may have. 


B.A., Psychology and Education, Swarthmore College
M.L.I.S., Rutgers University

Subject Liaison for...

Media & Communication
Political Science
Sociology & Anthropology