Jessica O'Brien

Jessica O’Brien

Preceptor

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.

Courses

IDCourse NameDurationStart Date
LITB 5307The Force of Star Wars: Examining the Epic12 WeeksAugust 24, 2015
LITB 5306Literary Copernicus: The Cosmic Fiction of H.P. Lovecraft12 WeeksMay 4, 2015
LITB 5302Science Fiction, Part II12 WeeksJanuary 12, 2015
LITB 5301Science Fiction, Part I12 WeeksAugust 12, 2014
LITB 5305The Gothic Tradition12 WeeksJanuary 13, 2014
LITB 5303The Dystopian Tradition12 WeeksMay 13, 2013