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David Azzolina
Title:
Research & Instructional Services Librarian
Department:
Research & Instructional Services
Division:
Teaching, Research & Learning Services
Library:
Van Pelt Library
Office:
208 Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
Phone:
(215) 898-5322
Email:
IM:
AIM: Azzolina19104
Role:
Subject Specialist
Reference
Collection Responsibility:
Folklore
History & Sociology of Science
Religion
Van Pelt Reference Collection
Liaison Responsibility:
Folklore
History & Sociology of Science
Political Science
Religious Studies
Gender, Sexuality & Women's Studies
Specialty:
U.S. Government Documents
British Government Documents
Biography:
David is a librarian in Van Pelt Library's Research and Instructional Services department. He is also an instructor in Folklore at Penn. He earned his BA, MA, and PhD from Penn in Folklore, concentrating on the study of oral narrative in everyday life. He also holds an MS from the School of Library Service at Columbia University. David worked in the Reference departments at Columbia, Johns Hopkins, and Rice Universities, where he was also the Social Science and Map librarian. Presently David's collection responsibilities include Religion, Folklore, and the History and Sociology of Science. He also has broad experience with U.S. and British government publications. David manages the Reference collection at Van Pelt, and is the bibliographer for the Yarnall collection, a specialized Anglican studies collection. David has published articles on multiculturalism in the American West, and has contributed to the Guide to Reference Books and a range of other library publications

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Library: Van Pelt Library
Division: Teaching, Research & Learning Services
Department: Research & Instructional Services
Role: Reference
Role: Subject Specialist