Kelly McCallister

Office: 
Belk Library: Room 134
Phone: 
828-262-2782
Fax: 
828-262-3001
Team: 
Learning and Research Services
Title: 
Distance Education Librarian
Rank: 
Assistant Professor

Library Responsibilities

  • Serve as a library advocate for distance education students and faculty, including working with the distance education student advisory group.
  • Serve as the key person for library policy questions related to distance education.
  • Maintain and develop relationships with distance education cohort coordinators, directors, and program managers and monitor new distance education offerings.
  • Ensure that the instruction and research needs of distance education students are met.
  • Teach in the information literacy instruction program and provide research assistance for on-campus and distance education students.
  • Train other librarians to teach distance education instruction sessions.
  • Maintain the web content for distance education library services.

Education

  • MLIS, Library and Information Science May 2004, University of Southern Mississippi
  • MA, Anthropology, May 2004, University of Southern Mississippi
  • BA, Anthropology, August 2001, Mississippi¬†State University

Scholarly & Service Interests

  • Distance Education and Learning Services
  • Anthropological methods applicable to Academic Library Services & Research
  • Instruction