York College / City University of New York
Sheidlower, Scott

Sheidlower, Scott

Head of Circulation/Reserve/Archives & Evening and Weekend Librarian in Charge

Phone: 718-262-2017
Office Location: AC-2G03
Email: ssheidlower@york.cuny.edu

Prof. Sheidlower has published several biographical articles relating to various topics from Beyonce to history. He has published a book on using humor to teach information literacy which he co-authored with Joshua Vossler of Carolina Coastal University in Conway, South Carolina. He has presented at several conferences as both an invited keynote speaker and a panelist on topics ranging from humor and teaching in the library to working with disabled patrons in library settings.

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MLS Queens College/CUNY Library Science 1998-2000 
MA New York University Arts Administration 1982-1986 
MA New York University Art History 1978-1981 
BA Hunter College/CUNY Art History and Hebrew 1973-1978 

Areas of Expertise

  • Information Literacy
  • Teaching Information Literacy Using Humor

Publications in Field Of Expertise