Alyssa Brissett

Head of Education, Social Work and Gerontology Library Services

Alyssa Brissett is the head librarian for the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work.

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Alyssa Brissett
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Alyssa Brissett

Head of Education, Social Work and Gerontology Library Services

Alyssa Brissett is the head librarian for the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work.

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Biography

Alyssa Brissett is the Head of Education, Social Work and Gerontology Library Services. She supports the teaching, learning and research needs of the Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work and the Rossier School of Education. Alyssa is currently an ex officio board member of the California Social Welfare Archives. Her research interests include social justice and antiracism in libraries, equitable library hiring practices, and online information literacy.

Education

Wayne State University
School of Information Science

MA 2016

New York University
Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development

MA 2011

Area of Expertise

  • Reference Assistance
  • Research Strategies
  • Information Literacy and Instruction
  • Collection Development
  • Citation Management and Tools
  • Evidence Synthesis (systematic reviews, scoping reviews, etc.)

Industry Experience

  • Library and Information Management
  • Education/Learning
  • Research

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