My undergraduate degree is in theater and I have a Master's in Library and Information Science. My research and practice center on zines and activist librarianship. I write and present on those and other topics and co-founded a project called Radical Reference.
Advanced internet research
Community librarianship and free/open source software (team taught)
Drupal for beginners
Effecting change--activism in your library, in your life
Feminist and women's studies research resources
History of "radical, militant" librarianship
Library research at Barnard/Columbia
Library research at public libraries
Researching a potential employer
Zines in the classroom
Zines--place in the library, in media
See my list of publications on my personal website.
Associate Director of Communications and Zine Librarian
Personal Librarian for the Microscopium Constellation, Classics and Women's Studies
208B Lehman Hall
New York, NY 10027
IM: BarnardLibJenna (AOL, Google, jabber.org, Yahoo)
B.A. SUNY New Paltz
MLIS University of South Florida
In the News
March 7, 2015, 12-6 in Barnard Hall
BLAIS staff members Jenna Freedman, Michael Diggs, Vani Natarajan, Alexis Seeley, Martha Tenney and Nick Wolven published an Op-Ed in the Columbia Spectator.