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Kimberly Franklin
Kimberly Y. Franklin, PhD
Education Librarian
University Library
LN 2020B
California State University, Los Angeles

Office hours (including remote via Zoom): Thursday 2pm-4pm and by appointment on other weekdays
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Subjects: Education

Current and previous positions

Education Librarian (Sr. Assistant Librarian, 2018-2022; Associate Librarian, 2022-present)

Previous librarian positions: The Claremont Colleges, University of Redlands, Crafton Hills College


School of Educational Studies, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA

  • PhD, education (higher education/student affairs concentration)
    • Dissertation: Faculty/Librarian Interprofessional Collaboration and Information Literacy in Higher Education
    • Chair: Daryl G. Smith, PhD
  • MA, education (higher education/student affairs concentration)

Graduate School of Education & Information Studies, University of California, Los Angeles 

  • MLIS, Master of Library and Information Science

College of Liberal Arts, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA

  • BA, urban studies
John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300