Jessica O'Brien

Jessica O’Brien


Jessica O’Brien received her MA in Library and Information Science in 2005 from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and is currently pursuing a second MA in liberal studies. She is a technology and learning support librarian at Lenoir-Rhyne University where she delivers instruction on information literacy and serves as a TA for two First-Year Experience seminars. She has also worked with the North Carolina State Library to design and deliver online training related to e-audiobooks and is a North Carolina Master Trainer.

She is an active member of the American Library Association where she serves as co-chair of the Leadership Committee of the College Libraries Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries, a member of the Executive Board of the College Libraries Section, and a member of the Library Information Technology Association Publications Committee.

Jessica is interested in digital literacy, educational technology, and Victorian England.


ID Course Name Duration Start Date
LITB 5301 Science Fiction, Part I 12 Weeks January 15, 2018
LITB 5307 The Force of Star Wars: Examining the Epic 12 Weeks August 24, 2015
LITB 5306 Literary Copernicus: The Cosmic Fiction of H.P. Lovecraft 12 Weeks May 4, 2015
LITB 5302 Science Fiction, Part II 12 Weeks January 12, 2015
LITB 5305 The Gothic Tradition 12 Weeks January 13, 2014
LITB 5303 The Dystopian Tradition 12 Weeks May 13, 2013