Amanpreet Kaur, CFCS, MLIS

Amanpreet Kaur, CFCS, MLIS
Associate Fellow

Community Health & Engineering Librarian, UPenn

Public Health Interests

Community Engagement, Education, Health Literacy



Current Public-Health Related Activities

Amanpreet "Aman" Kaur, CFCS, MLIS is the Community Health & Engineering Librarian and serves as a Wellness Partner at the University of Pennsylvania. In the "Community Health" portion of her role, Aman coordinates the Biomedical Library's Community Health Outreach initiatives, which engages with partners and individuals across Penn and the City of Philadelphia in the areas of health literacy and wellness. Aman has strong interest in community engagement, health literacy, and campus wellness. To learn more about the Biomedical Library's Community Health Outreach initiatives, visit https://guides.library.upenn.edu/communityhealth.

Select Publications:

Barrett, Catrice & Kaur, Amanpreet. Socially constructivist theory applied to online information literacy instruction. Online Learning Journal. (Publication in review).

Kaur, Amanpreet. App review: Trello. Journal of Hospital Librarianship: 2018, 18(1), 95-101, DOI: 10.1080/15323269.2018.1400840https://repository.upenn.edu/library_papers/108/

Kaur, Amanpreet; Nelson, Rachelle, and Stuhr, Rebecca. Penn Libraries: The GOLD Standard. American Library Association Intersections: 2017. http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intersections-penn-libraries-gold-standard

Kaur, Amanpreet. Review of Handbook of Father Involvement: Multidisciplinary Perspectives, ed. Natasha J. Cabrera and Catherine S. Tamis-LeMonda. Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences Winter 2014: 61 - 61. Print. http://search.proquest.com/docview/1551727681?accountid=13626

Zachary Foltz, Amanpreet Kaur, William Henry Tushaus, Christopher Sears Mikelson, Brian Vincent Skalak, and Mani Mina “The United States Energy Policy: As Determined By Non-experts,” Proc. of 119th Annual ASEE conference, San Antonio, Texas, June 10-13, 2012. http://www.asee.org/public/conferences/8/papers/4024/view