Amanda Bird

Amanda Bird photo
Office: 
Belk Library: Room 140a
Phone: 
828-262-2085
Fax: 
828-262-3001
Team: 
Learning and Research Services
Title: 
Information Literacy Librarian
Rank: 
Instructor

Library Responsibilities

As an Information Literacy Librarian, I am dedicated to providing students and faculty with excellent library instruction. Whether it's through the library's Research Advisory Program (RAP), a classroom instruction session, or at one of the library service desks, I can help you better utilize the library's resources.

Education

  • Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, The University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, 2013
  • Master of Arts in Library & Information Science, The University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 2005
  • Bachelor of Arts in Social Work, The University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN, 1998

Service Interests

  • Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL)
  • North Carolina Library Association
  • Watauga Humane Society

Scholarly Interests

  • Information Literacy
  • Outreach Services
  • Instruction and Critical Thinking

Library Committees

  • Information Literacy & Instruction Working Group
  • Public Relations Committee-Co-chair
  • Scholarly Communications Committee

University Service

  • Diversity Celebration Planning Committee-Recording Secretary