Business Reference Services Librarian
University Libraries

Miriam Bridges

1200 Perry Library
Norfolk, 23529

I am the Business Librarian at Old Dominion University Library. I teach library instruction classes and workshops, answer students, faculty and staff questions related to business topics, select and choose library materials to support the College of Business and Public Administration.

M.L.S. in Library and Information Services, University of Maryland College Park, (2007)

Other in Labor and Human Resources Management, The Ohio State University, (1994)

B.A. in Political Science, Elizabeth City State University, (1992)

Addressing Misinformation and Fake News: Resources and Strategies
Sponsoring Organization: Library Juice Academy
Date Obtained: 2019-08-30
Communicating about Culturally Sensitive Issues
Sponsoring Organization: Project Management Institute & Linkedin Learning(Lynda.com)
Date Obtained: 2019-07-22
Confronting Bias: Thriving Across Our Differences
Sponsoring Organization: Linkedin Learning (Lynda.com)
Date Obtained: 2019-07-22
Embedded Librarianship in Online Instruction
Sponsoring Organization: Library Juice Academy
Date Obtained: 2019-06-28
ODU Green Dot Training
Sponsoring Organization:
Date Obtained: 2018-03-06
Social & Behavioral Research - Basic Refresher
Sponsoring Organization: Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative
Date Obtained: 2018-08-21
Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative(CITI Program) Social and Behavioral Research Certificate
Sponsoring Organization: CITI
Date Obtained: 2017-06-13
ODU Safe Space Ally Training
Sponsoring Organization:
Date Obtained: 2015-06-11

Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

"ALA Resilient Communities Grant" $500. Federal. November, 2020 - November, 2020

Expertise

Research Methods in Library Science

Presentations

Wittkower, L. (October 27, 2016). Finding the Time to be Active in the Library Classroom Oral Presentation Virginia Library Association Annual Conference Hot Springs, Virginia.
  • 2019: Provost’s 2019 Promotion and Tenure Recognition Reception and Dinner ,
  • 2019: Library Superstar,
  • 2019: Library Superstar,
  • 2018: 10 Years Service , ODU AUA
  • 2016: Virginia Library Association Certificate of Appreciation, Virginia Library Association
  • 2016: Faculty Senate Recognition,
  • 2016: LAUNCH Hampton Roads Recognition, LAUNCH Hampton Roads
  • 2013: Library Superstar, Old Dominion University Library
  • 2013: AUA Award for 5 years service, AUA
  • 2007: ARL Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce Fellow, ARL
  • 2006: George Mason University Individual Impact Award, George Mason University
  • 2006: George Mason University ITU Caught in the Act Award, George Mason University