Librarian Kathleen E. Bethel: Kathleen is selector of library materials that support research, teaching and informational needs across the campus, the schools, and the curriculum, but especially for the Department of Black Studies. She holds a B.A. in Political Science, an M.A. in Library Science, and an M.A. in African history. Kathleen currently serves on the Executive Council of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History, Inc., and the Steering Committee of the Black Metropolis Research Consortium.