curriculum vitae



University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Master of Science in Library Science

August 2007 – May 2009

University of North Carolina at Asheville
Bachelor of Arts in Literature, Minor in Women’s Studies
August 2002 – May 2006


Team Lead, Library Instruction
Liaison Librarian for American Studies, Asian Studies, and Gender, Sexuality, & Women’s Studies
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA
January 2014 – present

Educational Technology Librarian
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
January 2012 – December 2013

Instructional Design and Technology Librarian
Liaison Librarian for English Language and Literature
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN
August 2009 – December 2011

Information Services Assistant
Ipas, Inc.
Chapel Hill, NC
May 2008 – July 2009

Reference, Instruction, and Technology Assistant
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC
October 2008 – May 2009

Graduate Assistant, Carolina Digital Library and Archives
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
September 2007 – May 2008


Search and Destroy: Punk Rock Tactics for Library Instruction
Caitlin Shanley and Laura Chance
In Critical Library Pedagogy Handbook: Volume 1. Editors Nicole Pagowsky and Kelly McElroy. Chicago: ACRL Press.

Getting the Word Out: Academic Libraries as Scholarly Publishers [book review]
Caitlin Shanley
Endnotes: The Journal of the New Members Round Table 6

Clandestine Catalogues: A Bibliography of Porn Research Collections
Caitlin Shanley
In Porn Archives. Editors Tim Dean, Steven Ruszczycky, and David Squires. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Nightmare on Vine Street: Librarians, Zombies, and Information Literacy
Bo Baker, Caitlin Shanley, and Lane Wilkinson
In Let the Games Begin! Engaging Students with Interactive Information Literacy Instruction. Editor Theresa R. McDevitt. New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers, Inc.

Help Me, I’m Drowning! Implementing LibraryH3lp at UTC
Caitlin Shanley and Virginia Cairns
Tennessee Libraries 60

50 Gay and Lesbian Books Everybody Must Read [book review]
Caitlin Shanley
Feminist Collections: A Quarterly Review of Women’s Studies Resources 31

Allen Ginsberg; Jack Kerouac; Ken Kesey
Caitlin Shanley
In The Student’s Encyclopedia of Great American Writers: 1945 to 1970. Series editors Blake Hobby and Patricia Gantt. New York: Facts on File, Inc.

presentations and teaching

Critical Information Literacy for Women’s and Gender Studies: Development of a Framework
Poster Presentation, Caitlin Shanley
National Women’s Studies Association 2016 Conference
Montreal, QC
November 10 – 13, 2016

Engaged Library Pedagogy: Channeling bell hooks in the Library Classroom
Poster Presentation, Caitlin Shanley
WGSS Research Forum, ALA Annual Conference 2016
Orlando, FL
June 23 – 28, 2016

A Place Called the Plateau: Assessing the Short- and Long-Term Impacts of Information Literacy Instruction
Poster Presentation, Caitlin Shanley (on behalf of project team)
ALA Annual Conference 2015
San Francisco, CA
June 25 – 30, 2015

Building Capacity, Measuring Success: Assessment in Action at Temple University Libraries
Presentation, Caitlin Shanley
Philadelphia Library Assessment Discussion Lightning Talk
Philadelphia, PA
April 7, 2015

Upskilling Liaison Librarians: Code, Community, and Change
Roundtable Discussion Facilitated with Jenifer Baldwin and Jackie Sipes
ACRL Conference 2015
Portland, OR
March 25 – 28, 2015

How Girls Rock Camp Makes Me a Better Librarian
Presentation, Caitlin Shanley
Gender and Sexuality in Information Studies Colloquium
Toronto, ON
October 18, 2014

iPads in the Classroom: 5 Lessons Learned in 5 Minutes
Presentation, Caitlin Shanley
LITA Lightning Round, American Library Association Annual Conference 2013
Chicago, IL
June 29, 2013

iPads & Tablets in the Classroom
Presentation, Caitlin Shanley, Anu Vedantham, Michael Herzog, and Olaino Hardaway
Penn IT Staff Convention 2012
Philadelphia, PA
May 16, 2012

Toward Frictionless Learning: Notes on an iPad Pilot Program
Presentation, Caitlin Shanley and Eric Janec
e-Learning Conference 2.0: Technology Use in Teaching and Learning
Philadelphia, PA
March 29, 2012

BYOB: Build Your Own Brand
For-credit course, Caitlin Shanley
UTC First Year Studies Program
Chattanooga, TN
Fall 2011

Bringing Library Orientation Back from the Dead
Poster presentation, Caitlin Shanley and Bo Baker
American Library Association Annual Conference 2011
New Orleans, LA
June 23 – 28, 2011

‘This issue can be a minefield’: Institutions and Sex Materials
Panel presentation, Caitlin Shanley
Archives, Libraries, Museums, and Special Collections (ALMS) 2011 International GLBT Conference
West Hollywood, CA
May 13 – 15, 2011

Service Desk Switch Hitting
Presentation, Caitlin Shanley
2011 Tennessee Library Association Conference
Murfreesboro, TN
March 23 – 25, 2011

Partnering with English Faculty to Refresh Library Instruction
Presentation, Beverly Kutz, Bo Baker, Caitlin Shanley, and Lane Wilkinson
2011 Tennessee Library Association Conference
Murfreesboro, TN
March 23 – 25, 2011

Beyond Facebook
For-credit course, team taught with UTC librarians

UTC First Year Studies Program
Chattanooga, TN
Fall 2009; Spring 2010

Using LibraryH3lp to Manage IM and Text Messaging Reference
Presentation, Virginia Cairns and Caitlin Shanley
2010 Tennessee Library Association Conference
Memphis, TN
March 17 – 19, 2010

If You Tweet It, They Will Come: Library Marketing in a 2.0 World
Presentation, Caitlin Shanley
Tennessee Library Association Staff Development Workshop
Maryville, TN
October 27, 2009

Queering Homogeny and Progeny in Seed of Chucky
Panel presentation, Caitlin Shanley
UNCA GLBTQ Studies Conference
Asheville, NC
March 22 – 24, 2007

honors and awards

ACRL President’s Program Innovation Award (with UTC colleagues)

UTC Access and Diversity Professional Development Grant

UTC Faculty Development Grant

ACRL Immersion Scholarship

UNCA Comfort Scholarship for Excellence in Creative Writing
2005 – 2006

UNCA Student Organization of the Year for Headwaters Creative Arts Magazine

UNCA Thomas Wolfe Award in Fiction