Breanne Crumpton

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Name: 
Breanne Crumpton
Phone number: 
(828) 262-2827
Office address: 
Belk Library and Information Commons, Room 136
Job title: 
Information Literacy Librarian for the Humanities
Rank: 
Assistant Professor
Team: 
Learning and Research Services


Liaison Areas:

  • English

  • History

Library Responsibilities

  • Consult and collaborate with liaison departments about curricular and research needs

  • Perform information literacy instruction for selected classes

  • Provide research consultation and reference services

Education

  • Masters in Library and Information Studies, 2015, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Double major in Art History, 2013, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Scholarly Interests

  • Non-fiction Graphic Novels and Manga

  •  Humanities Research Methods and Information Seeking Behaviors

  • Critical Information Literacy

Activities

  • Chair, Literacy Section, North Carolina Library Association

  • Director-at-large, College and University Section, North Carolina Library Association

Selected Publications

  • Crumpton, Breanne, Michelle Mitchell, Alva Jones, and Jenay Solomon. “Advocating for Diversity: Collecting Comics to Reflect Our Students.” Comics and Critical Librarianship for Academic Libraries, edited by Olivia Piepmeier and Stephanie Grimm, Library Juice Press, 2019, pp. 135-157.