LGBTQ+ Resources on and off Campus

This June, we at the libraries encourage you to celebrate your identity, your community, and your people! In honor of Pride Month, here is a list of projects, resources, materials and events that serve LGBTQ people on the Johns Hopkins campus. Education: Safe zone trainings are available for students, staff, and faculty of the Johns […]


Questions With Your Librarian: Heather Furnas

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Please enjoy this interview with one of the Librarians of Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries: Heather Furnas! Who are you and what do you do? I am Heather Furnas and I am the new librarian for History, Africana Studies, and the History of Science & Technology. Tell us a little about your background. While originally […]


Questions With Your Librarian: Margaret Burri

Please enjoy this interview with one of the Librarians of Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries: Margaret Burri! Who are you and what do you do? I’m Margaret Burri, and I’m the Assistant Director for Academic Liaison and Special Collections.  In regular language, that means I get to work with two amazing teams of librarians, curators, […]


Questions With Your Librarian: Kristen Acampora

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Please enjoy this interview with one of the Librarian’s team members at the Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries: Kristen Acampora! Who are you and what do you do? My name is Kristen Acampora, and I’m the Events and Marketing Coordinator for the Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries. While I’m not a Librarian, I work closely […]


Questions With Your Librarian: Yunshan Ye

Please enjoy this interview with one of the Librarians of Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries: Yunshan Ye! Who are you and what do you do? My name is Yunshan Ye, and I am librarian of Political Science, International Studies and East Asian Studies. Tell us a little about your background.  I am an Asian Studies […]


Questions With Your Librarian: Joshua Everett

Joshua Everett

Please enjoy this interview with one of the Librarians of Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries: Joshua Everett! Who are you and what do you do? My name is Joshua Everett (Josh is fine), I’m the librarian for Anthropology, Sociology, and Area Studies (Latin American and Islamic Studies in particular). I am a new addition to […]


Questions With Your Librarian: Sam Bessen

Please enjoy this interview with one of the Librarians of Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries: Sam Bessen! Who are you and what do you do? I’m Sam, and I’m the Assistant Curator of the Lester Levy Sheet Music Collection. This is a collection of about 30,000 pieces of sheet music that follows pretty much all […]


Questions With Your Librarian: Mack Zalin

Mack Zalin

Please enjoy this interview with one of the Librarians of Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries: Mack Zalin! Who are you and what do you do? My name is Mackenzie (Mack) Zalin and I’m the Librarian for Modern Languages and Literatures & Comparative Thought and Literature at Johns Hopkins University. I spend a good deal of […]


Wellness Games Recommendations

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[Today’s post is brought to us by guest bloggers, Edwina Picon and Clare Lochary, two of the people involved in the Sheridan Libraries student wellness initiatives. To reach them, please e-mail wellness@jhu.edu]. Shortly before the COVID-19 pandemic affected operations at Johns Hopkins, the Sheridan Libraries inaugurated a Wellness Station in the Brody Learning Commons (BLC)  […]


Questions With Your Librarian: Sue Vazakas

Sue Vazakas

Please enjoy this interview with one of the Librarians of Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries: Dr. Sue Vazakas! Who are you and what do you do? Hi, I’m Sue the Librarian. This is the way I introduce myself, because it’s more memorable than a surname and it also brings a smile. I’m the liaison librarian […]