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Patty Lynn

Patty Lynn
Library Liaison to the Graduate School of Education
Patricia Lynn
For over twenty years, Patty has served as the first point of contact for the faculty, staff, and students of the Graduate School of Education here at the University of Pennsylvania. In this capacity, she supports the teaching and research needs of GSE by offering comprehensive instructional sessions on relevant library resources and search techniques, meets one to one with students, and answers a steady flow of questions from this active constituency. Patty is also responsible for collection development and maintenance in the field of education and related social sciences and frequently serves on library-wide project teams focused on developing or improving library products. From 1992 to 2015, Patty was also a member of the Van Pelt Library reference department.

Prior to coming to Penn in 1992, Patty worked at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, where she served as Reference / U.S. Documents Librarian with liaison and collection responsibilities in history, and Haverford College, in Haverford, Pennsyvlania, where she was Reference / U.S. Documents librarian, with liaison and collection duties in sociology, economics, and political science. Patty holds a B.A. in English from Kenyon College, an M.A. in European History from The Ohio State University, and an M.L.I.S. from the University of Michigan.
Office 211 Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
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