Reference Librarian, Sprague Library
ext:  4291
Office Location:  Sprague Library

Ms. McCarthy serves as Reference Librarian in the Reference and Research Services Department.  Prior to joining Sprague Library she held the position of Electronic Resources and Serials Management Librarian at Caldwell University.  She also had served as Reference and Instruction Librarian at Bergen Community College.  For several years she has served as a part-time Reference Librarian at Sprague Library.  Her areas of responsibility include providing reference and interlibrary borrowing assistance, teaching library instruction classes, and serving as liaison to several departments and other campus units.  Her interests are information literacy, outreach, digital literacy, virtual reference, electronic resources, open access, open source software, emerging technologies, and sustainability.  She is a member of the Executive Board of the College & Universities Section of the New Jersey Library Association. She is a member of the Montclair Environmental Commission and was an intern with the New Jersey Community Water Watch.