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UB Library Liaison Programme

At the University of The Bahamas each academic department and unit has been assigned a liaison librarian who

  • works collaboratively with the teaching faculty
  • serves as the department's point of contact for information about  library resources and services

Library Liaison

Bahamian Special Collections - Rosemary Whylly
Business & Tourism Studies - Dr. Antoinette Pinder-Darling

Chemistry Environmental and Life Sciences - Shananda Miller-Hinsey
Communication and Creative Arts  - Catharine Archer

Culinary and Hospitality Studies - Dr. Antoinette Pinder-Darling

Education - Juliana Millbern

English Studies - Felicia Armbrister

Graduate Studies and Research - Virginia Ballance

Law - Dr. Berthamae Walker
Mathematics Physics and Technology - Dr. Berthamae Walker and  Rosemary Whylly
Nursing and Allied Health Professions - Virginia Ballance
Social Sciences - Janet Dolce
UB North  - Juliette Glenn-Callender

University Archives - Juliana Millbern

 

 

How the Library Liaison Can Help

The Library Liaison or Subject Specialist Librarian can help faculty by

  • answering questions
  • sharing information about library resources and services
  • offer presentations or demonstrations of new library resources and services of interest to an academic department
  • direct faculty to the best information sources
  • update departmental reading lists
  • assist with designing assignments that use library resources
  • consult with faculty on their research and information needs
  • provide advice and assistance with research data management
  • participate in interdisciplinary research teams

Articles about Librarian Liaison Programmes

Silver, Isabel D. (2014). Outreach activities for librarian liaison. Reference & User Services Quarterly, 54, 2, 8-14. https://journals.ala.org/index.php/rusq/article/viewFile/2763/2750.

Jaguszewski, Janice M. , & Williams, Karen. (2013, August). New roles for new times: Transforming liaison roles in research libraries. Association of Research Libraries. http://www.arl.org/storage/documents/publications/nrnt-liaison-roles-revised.pdf

University Librarian

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Elsie Bain
Contact:
P.O.Box N4912
Nassau, Bahamas
(242) 302-4550