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Nicholas Okrent
Title:
Coordinator and Librarian for Humanities Collections
Department:
Collection Development and Analysis
Division:
Collections & Liaison Services
Library:
Van Pelt Library
Office:
204 Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
Phone:
(215) 573-2217
Email:
IM:
AIM: NickLibrarian
MSN: NickLibrarian@hotmail.com
Yahoo: NickLibrarian
Role:
Subject Specialist
Reference
Collection Responsibility:
Africana Studies
European History
General Humanities
Philosophy
U.S. History
World History
Liaison Responsibility:
Africana Studies
Asian American Studies
European History
General Humanities
Philosophy
U.S. History
World History
Biography:
Nick is responsible for selecting material in all formats and providing instructional assistance in support of the fields of Africana Studies, Philosophy, U.S. History, World History, and general Humanities. He serves with the other coordinating bibliographers to advise on collections-related planning and policy. Nick also represents the Libraries on the Bookstore Advisory Committee, and coordinates outreach and services for the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive. Prior to coming to Penn, Nick worked at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the New York Historical Society. Nick has a Master's degree in Library Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a Master of Philosophy and Master of Arts in Philosophy from Columbia University, and a Bachelor's degree in Philosophy from Haverford College.
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Library: Van Pelt Library
Division: Collections & Liaison Services
Department: Collection Development and Analysis
Role: Reference
Role: Subject Specialist