St. Olaf Libraries

Maggie Epstein

About Maggie

Maggie is a Research & Instruction Librarian at St. Olaf College. She specializes in information literacy instruction grounded in active learning. She earned a Master of Library and Information Science from San Jose State University and a Master of Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Her Bachelor of Arts degree is from Carleton College, where she majored in American Studies with a concentration in Educational Studies. Her research interests include library instruction pedagogy, first-year student research habits, learning analytics, and embedded librarianship. She is the recipient of a 2018 ACRL Academic Library Impact Research Grant.

Areas of interest and expertise

  • Pedagogy
  • Information Literacy
  • Teaching with Technology
  • Active Learning
  • Educational Studies
  • Copyright and Fair Use

Liaison to

  • Africa and the African Diaspora
  • American Conversations
  • American Studies
  • Center for Integrative Studies
  • Education
  • Environmental Conversations
  • Environmental Studies
  • French
  • History
  • Linguistic Studies
  • Race & Ethnic Studies
  • Social Work and Family Studies
  • Women's and Gender Studies