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Britt Foster

Librarian, V.E. Petrucci Library

Librarian for:

Subject Specialist and Department Librarian:
Agricultural Business, Food Science and Nutrition, Plant Science, Viticulture and Enology (Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology); Child and Family Science (College of Social Science). I am also the collection coordinator for the Viticulture and Enology Library in the Vincent E. Petrucci Viticulture and Enology Research Center (VERC).

As the librarian for these departments I provide:

  • Research and reference assistance for students, faculty, and staff
  • Classroom instruction in library resources and information access and use
  • Book and material requests

Research Guides

Other Areas of Expertise

Assessment and program evaluation, institutional research, funding and grant research, grant writing, community benefit organization research

Current Projects/Areas of Interest

  • Information literacy instruction and assessment
  • Instructional design
  • Open Access and scholarly communication
  • Agriculture-related collection development, including gray literature collections 

Publications and presentations

Professional Memberships

  • American Library Association
  • Association of College and Research Libraries
  • California Association of Research Libraries
  • United States Agriculture Information Network

Education

  • 2018- Masters of Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Fresno State
  • 2011- Masters of Library and Information Science, UCLA
  • 2007- Bachelor of Arts, Literature, Creative Writing, San Francisco State University