Faculty and Staff
Coordinator of School Library Field Experiences
|Department:||School of Library and Information Science
College of Information and Communications
School of Library and Information Science
B.A. Elementary Education, College of Notre Dame of Maryland
M.L.S. School Libraries, University of Maryland
Gerry Solomon has previous experience as a school librarian, the school library consultant for the NC Department of Public Instruction, a software reviewer and editor for School Library Journal, and as a federal MLIS grant reviewer.
Solomon's research interests are school libraries, information skills, collaborative planning and teaching, and instructional technology.
Solomon's teaching philosophy is to be a guide and mentor for her students' learning. Assignments in the Curricular Role of the School Librarian course and in the school library field experience are designed to provide authentic learning experiences for students.