Emma Sobczak Schell

Library Responsibilities

  • Participate in a robust library instruction program, providing in-person and online library instruction for the University’s general education program and courses in the humanities.
  • Work collaboratively with the humanities faculty and library faculty to develop effective approaches to strengthening student’s information literacy skills.
  • Collaboratively develop and participate in library outreach and engagement programs.
  • Assist users in person and online with finding information, conducting research, and using Library resources.

Library Guides for Research

Liaison Areas

  • Transfer Admissions and Engagement
  • Student Veteran Services


  • MLIS Library and Information Science, University of South Carolina at Columbia, SC
  • MA English Literature, Appalachian State University, NC
    • Certificate in Rhetoric and Composition, Appalachian State University, NC
  • BA English Literature, Milligan College, TN

Scholarly Interests

  • Information Literacy Instruction
  • Jane Austen Studies
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Archives and Preservation
  • Student Veterans and Transfer Students
Title: Lecturer Librarian

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-6903

Office address
Belk Library and Information Commons, Room 146