Alison Valk

Schools Served as Subject Librarian

Research Support Services

  • Research support & training for faculty, staff, and students in the College of Computing
  • Reference assistance in all academic areas.

Teaching & Other Services

  • Collaborate with College of Computing and campus faculty to support student research in topics related to Computing and to identify and purchase library materials to enhance research and instruction.
  • Coordinates campus wide support for multimedia software related workshops and resources.
  • Identify, purchase and assess library materials related to multimedia software & training.
  • Conducts course-related and course-integrated library instruction for individuals, groups, and classes.
  • Provide research support and instruction to strengthen students’ information literacy skills.

Scholarly Publications & Presentations

Bodnar, J. , Valk, A. , & Mathews, B. (2008). Challenging Your Students. College & Research Libraries News, 69(4), 212-229

“Casting a Wider Net in the Academic Library: Collaborating with Campus Departments
on Multimedia Related Projects.” Brown, Sherri & Alison Valk.¬† 8th annual Georgia International Conference on Information Literacy. Savannah, Georgia. September 23, 2011.

“Coming to an Understanding: A Cross-institutional Examination of Assessments
of Data Curation Needs”¬† Association of College and Research Libraries Conference. Indianapolis, IN. Forthcoming.

“Analogy, Textuality, and Materiality in the Medieval Studies Classroom," Wharton, Robin & Alison Valk. 48th International Congress on Medieval Studies. Kalamazoo MI. Forthcoming.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Library Association¬† (ALA)
  • Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
  • Georgia Library Association (GLA)


MLIS Library and Information Science
Florida State University :: Tallahassee, FL

BBA Computer Information Systems
Georgia State University :: Atlanta, GA

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Alison Valk
Multimedia Instruction Librarian & College of Computing Liaison

(404) 385-0379

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