Instruction

Library Instruction Teams

Serves all departments and programs in the College of Business.

Primary Contact

Linda Rich

Position: Professor, Reference Coordinator
Library Teaching and Learning
Phone: 419-372-7902
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu

Serves these departments & schools in the College of Education and Human Development:

  • Department of Higher Education & Student Affairs
  • School of Educational Foundation, Leadership & Policy
  • School of Counseling and Special Education
  • School of Teaching & Learning

Primary Contact

Colleen Boff

Position: Head Librarian
Curriculum Resource Center
Phone: 419-372-7909
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu

Additional Team Members

Rob Snyder

Position: Associate Professor
Library Teaching & Learning
Phone: 419-372-9442
Email: robjsny@bgsu.edu

Joseph Prince

Position: Curriculum and Outreach Educator
Curriculum Resource Center
Phone: 419-372-7308
Email: jjprinc@bgsu.edu

This team provides library instruction to WRIT courses in the Department of English as well as outreach to first-year programs, international students, high schools, and other groups.

Primary Contact

Rob Snyder

Position: Associate Professor
Library Teaching & Learning
Phone: 419-372-9442
Email: robjsny@bgsu.edu

Additional Team Member

Maureen Barry

Position: Assistant Professor
Library Teaching & Learning
Phone: 419-372-3847
Email: mebarry@bgsu.edu

Serves the departments of English, Philosophy, Theatre & Film, the School of Art, and the College of Musical Arts.

Primary Contact

Amy Fry

Amy Fry

Position: Associate Professor & Electronic Resources Coordinator
Collections and Technical Services
Phone: 419-372-2690
Email: afry@bgsu.edu

Additional Team Members

Susannah Cleveland

Position: Professor & Head, Music Library & Bill Schurk Sound Archives
Phone: 419-372-9929
Email: clevels@bgsu.edu

Laura Sheets

Position: Assistant Professor
Library Teaching & Learning
Phone: 419-372-7901
Email: sheetsl@bgsu.edu

Serves Africana Studies; Asian Studies; German, Russian, and East Asian Languages; Romance & Classical Studies; and the School of Cultural & Critical Studies.

Primary Contacts

Eileen Bosch

Position: Associate Professor & Instruction Coordinator
Library Teaching & Learning
Phone: 419-372-7903
Email: ebosch@bgsu.edu

Additional Team Member

Stefanie Hunker

Position: Professor
Archival Collections & Branches
Phone: 419-372-7893
Email: sdennis@bgsu.edu

This team offers library instruction for the following Departments and Schools in the College of Arts and Sciences: Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics & Statistics, Physics & Astronomy, Psychology, and the School of Earth, Environment and Society. This team also provides instruction to the College of Technology, Architecture and Applied Engineering, and to the College of Health & Human Services, with the exception of Human Services (see Social Sciences Team).

Primary Contact

Edith Scarletto

Position: Assistant Professor
Library Teaching & Learning
Phone: 419-372-7923
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu

This team offers library instruction for the following Departments and Schools in the College of Arts and Sciences: History, International Studies, Political Science, Sociology, and the School of Media & Communication. This team also provides instruction to the School of Family & Consumer Sciences and the Human Services Department in the College of Health & Human Services.

Primary Contact

Vera Lux

Vera Lux

Position: Associate Professor
Library Teaching & Learning
Phone: 419-372-7897
Email: vlux@bgsu.edu

Additional Team Members

MaureenBarry

Maureen Barry

Position: Assistant Professor
Library Teaching & Learning
Phone: 419-372-3847
Email: mebarry@bgsu.edu

Laura Sheets

Position: Assistant Professor
Library Teaching & Learning
Phone: 419-372-7901
Email: sheetsl@bgsu.edu

Linda Rich

Position: Professor, Reference Coordinator
Library Teaching and Learning
Phone: 419-372-7902
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu

Library Instructional Services

Library instructional services include:

  • Course-related instruction
  • Assistance developing library-related assignments
  • Train-the-trainer sessions
  • Online course guides (LibGuides) & tutorials
  • Integrating information literacy learning outcomes and assessment into departmental curricula
  • Individual Research Appointments

About Library Instruction

University Libraries' instructional services actively integrate information literacy into the curricula and facilitate students' acquisition of critical thinking and information-seeking skills. 

We welcome opportunities to work with you! To request library instruction, get in touch with a librarian for your discipline or contact Eileen Bosch, our Library Instruction Coordinator.

Subject Specialists By Department

Department/ProgramLibrary Instruction Team & Contact Information
Accounting & MISLinda Rich
Business Team
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7902
Africana StudiesAmy Fry
Humanities & Arts Team
Email: afry@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-2690
Make an appointment
American Culture StudiesStefanie Hunker
World Languages & Cultures Team
Email: sdennis@bgsu.edu
419-372-7893
Apparel Merchandising & Product Development (AMPD)Linda Rich
Business Team
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7902
Applied Geospatial ScienceEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Applied Statistics & Operations ResearchLinda Rich
Business Team
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7902
Architecture & Environmental DesignEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Art, Art History & DesignAmy Fry
Humanities & Arts Team
Email: afry@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-2690
Make an appointment
Asian StudiesEileen Bosch
World Languages & Cultures Team
Email: ebosch@bgsu.edu
419-372-7903
Athletic TrainngEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Aviation StudiesEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Biological SciencesEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Business AdministrationLinda Rich
Business Team
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7902
ChemistryEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Classroom TechnologyColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
College Student PersonnelColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Communication

Social Sciences Team

For COMM 1020:
Laura Sheets
Email: sheetsl@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7901

For other courses:
Vera Lux
Email: vlux@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7897
Make an appointment

Communication Sciences & DisordersEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Computer ScienceEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Construction ManagementEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Creative WritingLaura Sheets
Humanities & Arts Team
Email: sheetsl@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7901
Criminal JusticeMaureen Barry
Social Sciences Team
Email: mebarry@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-3847
Cross-Cultural and International Education (MACIE)Rob Snyder
Education Team
Email: robjsny@bgsu.edu
419-372-9442
Curriculum & TeachingColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
EconomicsLinda Rich
Business Team
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7902
Educational Administration & Supervision (K-12)Colleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Educational Foundations, Leadership & PolicyColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Educational Teaching & LearningColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Engineering TechnologiesEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)Eileen Bosch
World Languages & Cultures Team
Email: ebosch@bgsu.edu
419-372-7903
English, Rhetoric & Writing

For WRIT courses:
Rob Snyder
Education Team
Email: robjsny@bgsu.edu
419-372-9442

For non-WRIT courses:
Laura Sheets
Humanities & Arts Team
Email: sheetsl@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7901

Environmental ScienceEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Ethnic StudiesStefanie Hunker
World Languages & Cultures Team
Email: sdennis@bgsu.edu
419-372-7893
Exercise ScienceEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
FilmAmy Fry
Humanities & Arts Team
Email: afry@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-2690
Make an appointment
FinanceLinda Rich
Business Team
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7902
Food & NutritionEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Forensic ScienceEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
FrenchEileen Bosch
World Languages & Cultures Team
Email: ebosch@bgsu.edu
419-372-7903
GeologyEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Geospatial TechnologyEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
German, Russian & East Asian LanguagesEileen Bosch
World Languages & Cultures Team
Email: ebosch@bgsu.edu
419-372-7903
GerontologyMaureen Barry
Social Sciences Team
Email: mebarry@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-3847
Health Care AdministrationEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Health PromotionLaura Sheets
Social Sciences Team
Email: sheetsl@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7901
Higher Education AdministrationRob Snyder
Education Team
Email: robjsny@bgsu.edu
419-372-9442
Higher Education and Student Affairs (HESA)Rob Snyder
Education Team
Email: robjsny@bgsu.edu
419-372-9442
HistoryMaureen Barry
Social Sciences Team
Email: mebarry@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-3847
Human Development & Family StudiesLaura Sheets
Social Sciences Team
Email: sheetsl@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7901
Human Movement, Sport, & Leisure Studies (Kinesiology, Leisure & Tourism, and Sport Administration)Edith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Human ServicesEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Interior DesignLaura Sheets
Social Sciences Team
Email: sheetsl@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7901
International StudiesVera Lux
Social Sciences Team
Email: vlux@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7897
Make an appointment
Journalism & Public RelationsVera Lux
Social Sciences Team
Email: vlux@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7897
Make an appointment
Leadership StudiesColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Learning DesignColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
ManagementLinda Rich
Business & Family and Consumer Sciences Team
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7902
MarketingLinda Rich
Business & Family and Consumer Sciences Team
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7902
Mathematics and StatisticsEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Media & CommunicationsVera Lux
Social Sciences Team
Email: vlux@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7897
Make an appointment
Mental Health CounselingColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Music, Music Education, Musicology, CompositionSusannah Cleveland
Humanities & Arts Team
Email: clevels@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-9929
NursingEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Nutrition & DieteticsEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Organization DevelopmentLinda Rich
Business Team
Email: lrich@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7902
PhilosophyAmy Fry
Humanities & Arts Team
Email: afry@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-2690
Make an appointment
Photochemical SciencesEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Physical & Health EducationColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Physics & AstronomyEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Political ScienceVera Lux
Social Sciences Team
Email: vlux@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7897
Make an appointment
Popular CultureStefanie Hunker
World Languages & Cultures Team
Email: sdennis@bgsu.edu
419-372-7893
PsychologyEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Public AdministrationVera Lux
Social Sciences Team
Email: vlux@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7897
Make an appointment
Public HealthEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
ReadingColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Romance & Classical StudiesEileen Bosch
World Languages & Cultures Team
Email: ebosch@bgsu.edu
419-372-7903
School CounselingColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Social WorkMaureen Barry
Social Sciences Team
Email: mebarry@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-3847
SociologyVera Lux
Social Sciences Team
Email: vlux@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7897
Make an appointment
SpanishEileen Bosch
World Languages & Cultures Team
Email: ebosch@bgsu.edu
419-372-7903
Special EducationColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Sport ManagementEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
StatisticsEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Teacher EducationColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Teaching & LearningColleen Boff
Education Team
Email: cboff@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7909
Technology ManagementEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
TheatreAmy Fry
Humanities & Arts Team
Email: afry@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-2690
Make an appointment
Visual Communication & Technology EducationEdith Scarletto
STEM & Health Sciences Team
Email: ediths@bgsu.edu
Phone: 419-372-7923
Women's, Gender & Sexuality StudiesStefanie Hunker
World Languages & Cultures Team
Email: sdennis@bgsu.edu
419-372-7893