Western Kentucky University

Department of Library Public Services Faculty & Staff - Sean Kinder

Sean Kinder

Sean Kinder

Associate Professor, Humanities & Social Sciences Librarian

Office:  806 Cravens Library
Phone:  (270) 745-6339
Email:  sean.kinder@wku.edu

Bio

Mr. Kinder has been a member of the Department of Library Public Services since January of 2001.

  • Provide 9 hours of weekly reference services to WKU faculty, staff, and students; in addition, answer reference inquiries in my office by email, fax, phone, and appointment
  • Assist with the compilation and verification of bibliographies for course proposals submitted by faculty members in my collection development areas
  • Responsible for Collection Development/Research Instruction for the following accounts: Anthropology/Archaeology; Film Studies, Folk Studies; French; German; Interdisciplinary Studies; Journalism & Broadcasting; Pop Culture; Sociology; Spanish
  • Library liaison for international students
  • Library liaison for Honor's Program
  • Create research instructional hand-outs for assigned accounts
  • Present an occasional reference related workshop to colleagues
  • Supervise student assistant
  • Serve on Kentucky Library Association, University, WKU Libraries and community service committees
  • Publish relevant research in areas of scholarly interest
  • Present original material at professional meetings
 Last Modified 7/24/13