Linda Smith, M.S.L.I.S.

Dean of Library Services


Linda Smith, M.S.L.I.S.

Contact Information

Office: 650.543.3933

Education Background

  • M.S.L.I.S., University of Illinois, 2003
  • B.A., Western Illinois University, 1975

Professional Activities

Recent Presentations
  • “The Story of the Bowman Library Research Skills Tutorial” workshop presentation. Linda K. Smith, Lisa Velarde, and Sarah Clatterbuck. Northern and Central California Psychology Libraries 2014 meeting on Instruction Tools and Technologies, Palo Alto University, Palo Alto, CA, July 2014.
  • “Personal Librarianship: Supporting Psychology Thesis Students From Topic Conception Through Citation” Poster Session. Anne Linvill and Linda K. Smith, First National Personal Librarian and First Year Experience Library Conference, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, April 2014.
  • “The Endless Archive: In the Archival Box, Out of the Book,” part of “Producing the Archive: Between the Book and the Non-Book,” roundtable discussion with Jessica Beard and Anne Kingsley, College Book Art Association Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, January 2014.
  • "One Woman's Sewing Bee,” part of the "Through the Eye of the Needle Symposium," New York Historical Society, New York, NY, March 2004.
Awards & Honors
  • Awarded PRIMO Site of the Month from the Association of College & Research Libraries for the Bowman Library Research Skills Tutorial, co-authored with Lisa Velarde, Cheryl Collins, Anne Linvill, and William H. Walters, December 2013.
  • Short-term research fellowship, St. Louis Mercantile Library, University of Missouri at St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, October 2013.