Lynn Lampert


Lynn D. Lampert is the Chair of Reference & Instructional Services and Coordinator of information literacy and Instruction at California State University (CSU)-Northridge. She has specialized in the area of information literacy instruction since she began her professional career as an academic librarian in 1998. Before joining the faculty at CSU-Northridge in 2001, she served as a librarian at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, California. Lynn has also authored many publications in the field of information literacy, both within and outside the field of library and information science, appearing in such publications as The Reference Librarian, The American Historical Association’s Publication Perspectives, and ACRL’s C&RL News. She frequently presents on critical issues in information literacy practices and library instructional programming at both the national and regional level. Lynn is an active member of ACRL’s Instruction Section and the California chapter of ACRL, CARL (California Association of Research Libraries). She received both her M.L.I.S. in library and information science and her M.A. in history from the University of California-Los Angeles in 1998. She has a B.A. in History from the University of California-Santa Barbara, 1994.