Servaes, Brita

Brita Servaes

Brita Servaes

MSc, Cultural Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania;
MLS, Library and Information Science, Long Island University

Undergraduate Services Librarian, Fogelman Library


While most people characterize libraries as places “to find answers,” I like to stress that they are places where questions will find you.

Courses Taught:
  • Library Workshops for Writing the Essay and other Lang classes
  • Introduction to Information Resources and Services (Long Island University)
  • Social Science Resources and Services (Long Island University)
Office Location:
The New School Libraries
65 5th Ave, Lower Lobby
New York, NY  10011
Office Hours:
By appointment.
Phone Number/Extension:
212-229-5307 x3163


Research Interests:

Libraries/Archives and Democracy; Online searching vs. print browsing; Ecology of Information, Information Pollution.

Professional Affiliations:
  • American Library Association
  • Association of College and Research Libraries

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