Mary O'Kelly

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Title: Head of Instructional Services

Office: 430d LIB

Phone: 616-331-2092


Liaison Areas

Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Liaison, Head of Instructional Services


Master of Library and Information Science, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Bachelor of Arts in Communication, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI


  • Cowan, S., Hardenbrook, J., Johnson, W., Kaun, T., Oberdick, B., Oehrli, J. A., OKelly, M., . . .Tewell, E. (2011, June). LIRT's top 20 articles for 2010 [annotated bibliography]. Library Instruction Round Table News, 33(4), 14-19.
  • OKelly, M. (2002). Thinking outside the cardboard box: Putting technology to work in the classroom. Learning Point Magazine, 4(2), 4-7, 21.
  • OKelly, M. K. (2003). Get REAL: Evidence-based change yields success in Ohio. Learning Point Magazine, 5(1), 14-15.
  • OKelly, M. K. & Lyon, C. (2011). Google like a librarian: Sharing skills for search success. College and Research Libraries News, 72(6), 330-332. Retrieved from
  • Tyron, J., Frigo, E., & OKelly, M. (2010). Using teaching faculty focus groups to assess information literacy core competencies at university level. Journal of Information Literacy, 4(2), 62-77. Retrieved from