Simpson, Todd

Simpson, Todd

Curriculum Vitae

Assistant Professor

Phone: 718-262-2022
Office Location: AC-3G01C


Degree Institution Field Dates
MLIS  LIU  Library & Information Science  2012 
MA  King's College London  Text & Performance Studies  2001 
BA  Newbold College  English Literature / English History  1999 
Prof. Simpson is the Electronic Resources Coordinator at York College Library. With a background in the humanities current research interests include organization, access and preservation of performing arts resources.

Areas of Expertise

Online Scholarly Communication
Original & Adaptive Cataloging
Institutional Repository Administration
Information Literacy
English Literature
Text & Performance Studies
Film & Television History

Articles in Field Of Expertise

Simpson, Todd. "SHERPA/RoMEO." The Charleston Advisor. 18 10 June 2016: 31-35.

Chapters in Field Of Expertise

Non Refereed Proceedings in Field Of Expertise

Megwalu, Anamika, Miller, Christina, & Simpson, Todd. "Spotlight: Tokunbo Adeshina, Former College Assistant at York College.." LibWire. 9 Spring: 3.

Reviews in Field Of Expertise

"American Reference Books Annual 'Historical Dictionary of American Theatre Beginnings'" 2016: 438-439.

"American Reference Books Annual 'Historical Dictionary of Japanese Traditional Theatre'" 2016: 439.

"Library Journal" October 15, 2016: 83.

"American Reference Books Annual 'Musicals in Film: A Guide to the Genre'" 2017: 427-428.

"Library Journal" June 1, 2017: 102.


Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances

" Welcome to York College Library (Co-presenters Anamika Megwalu and Christina Miller) " May 12, 2015: York College Prof. 101 (York College).

" York Library Services (Co-presenters Anamika Megwalu and Christina Miller) " August 26, 2015: York College Adjuncts Workshop.

" Overview of CUNY Academic Works, CUNY's new Institutional Repository. " December 30, 2015: York College Faculty and Staff (York College).

" Welcome to the York College Library (Co-presenters John Drobnicki, Christina Miller, Holly Skir and Di Su) " May 12, 2016: York College Prof. 101 (York College).

" Welcome to the York college Library (Co-presenters Junli Diao, Scott Scheidlower, Stefka Tsanova, Christina Miller) " April 18, 2017: York College Prof. 101 (York College).

" Selections from New Acquisitions in Honor of Women's History Month " March, 2017: York Library Exhibit.

" Selections from the collection in Honor of Culinary Arts Month " July, 2017: York Library Exhibit.

" Selections of Biographies & Autobiographies from the collection " September, 2017: York Library Exhibit.

Other Professional Activities and Public Service

Association of College and Research Libraries / Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter (ACRL/NY): 2014 - Present.