Skip Navigation Links
Skip Navigation Links
About
Admissions
Academics
Continuing ED
Alumni
Community
Donate
Skip Navigation LinksKCC Home > Faculty Member Profile > Wendy Chu


Biography
Wendy Chu is a Reader Services Librarian at the Robert J. Kibbee Library in Kingsborough Community College. She started her position in 2011, and has been acquiring valuable working experiences in the library functions: Access Services, Serials, Reference, Bibliographic Instruction, Subject Collection Development, and Faculty Liaison Support.

Wendy strongly believes in the individual’s obligation to themselves to develop the critical thinking skills and literacies necessary for this information society, and hence the importance of the role of librarianship in the 21st century.


Courses
Wendy collaborates with college faculty to advance student research skills in class workshops held in library labs.

Education
 

Wendy holds an MLS from the Queens College (CUNY) Graduate School of Library & Information Science.

She also has an MBA in Accounting and in a previous life, was a tax associate at an accounting firm.


College Teaching
Since 2011, Wendy has been an embedded librarian collaborating with college faculty to provide bibliographic instruction to Kingsborough students.

Selected Publications and/or Other Resources
Wendy is committed to scholarly research in the library field. Her first publication is entitled “Implementation as Ongoing and Incremental: Case Study of Web 2.0 Use for Staff Communication” in the Journal of Access Services (2012). Search for succeeding articles under author name Chu, Wendy in library databases and/or Google Scholar.
Events and/or Key Dates


Research Interests
Wendy is focused on all aspects of academic librarianship.

Awards Recognition, Distinctions and Grants

Institutional Affiliations / Professional Societies

Personal Interests
A food lover, Wendy has ambition to roast a Peking Duck like a Master Chef (without the melodrama of the show.)

Related Faculty
Related Links
Check out Wendy’s libguides for students and faculty at http://kbcc.cuny.libguides.com/librarian-wendychu
kccFacebook KCCTwitter
Privacy Statement | GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT | Disclaimer | Text Only | Make This Website Talk

Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11235-2398 | (718)-368-5000
Kingsborough is CUNY