MLIS, University of Alberta
B.Ed, University of Calgary
Pearl Herscovitch is Chair, Library Faculty and is the subject librarian for Education, Child Studies and the Holocaust Collection. Her research focuses on library faculty workload and library collection use as it relates to physical space.
Professional and Scholarly Interests
• Critical Literacy and storytelling
• Organizational structure in libraries
Selected Publications and Presentations
Herscovitch, P. & Vanderwerff, M. (2019) If you build it, will they (really) come? Proximity and Other Factors Affecting Education Students’ Use of Mount Royal Library's Curriculum Collection. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice 10 conference. Glasgow, UK.
Herscovitch, P., MacMillan, M. & Sharun, S. (2015) Patterns in Information Literacy Instruction: What’s Really Going on in Our Classrooms? Association of College and Research Libraries Conference, Portland, Oregon. Association of College and Research Libraries Conference