Karen Markey

Office: 
3439 North Quad
Phone: 
734/763-3581
Professor of Information, School of Information

Biography

Karen teaches classes on the organization of information, collection development, and online searching. She is the principal investigator of the IMLS-sponsored BiblioBouts Project (bibliobouts.si.umich.edu) and invites your classes to play BiblioBouts, an online social game that covertly teaches students how to conduct library research while they go about the business of completing their assigned papers.

Areas of interest

Karen's research studies subject access, visual resources, and gaming for information literacy.

Education

BA, The Johns Hopkins University
MLS, Syracuse University
PhD, Syracuse University

Research Projects