• B.A., The George Washington University, 2015
  • M.L.I.S, The University of Maryland, 2018

Librarian Liaison Departments/Areas

  • Africana Studies
  • Archaeology
  • Classical Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Spanish
  • Music
  • APEX

Avila, A., Dempsey, A., Lang, L., Morrison, L., Simpson, S, & Sullivan, E. Engaging Students Through Critical Information Literacy Assessment. In K. Abromeit and D. Sabin (Eds.), Belonging in Music Libraries: Bringing DEIA to Critical Music Information Literacy [Proposal Accepted]

Dempsey, A. & Heil, C. (2021). Agile library instruction: piloting collaboratively-created information literacy modules. Journal of Library & Information Services in Distance Learning. https://doi.org/10.1080/1533290X.2021.1961967

Dempsey, A. (2021). Peer mentorship and transfer student outreach in the Libraries.  In N. Fawley, A. Marshall, & M. Robinson (Eds.), Transfer Student Success: Academic Library Outreach and Engagement (pp. 13-19). ALA Editions.

Dempsey, A. (2020). Becoming a leader: creating change as a new instruction librarian. LOEX Quarterly, 46(3).


Avila, A., Dempsey, A., Lang, L., Morrison, L., Simpson, S, & Sullivan, E. (2021, September 13) Actional Design Justice for the Academic Library [Presentation]. Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO) Program.

Dempsey, A. & Heil, C. (2021, May 14). Reacting/Adapting to a pandemic: building online library modules for first-year students [Breakout session]. LOEX Virtual Conference.

Dempsey, A. & Heil, C. (2021, April 13-16). Collaboratively created information literacy modules [Poster Presentation]. ACRL 2021: Ascending into an Open Future Virtual Conference.

Dempsey, A. (2020, October). An online, interactive library orientation [Presentation]. ACRL/ALA-RUSA Joint FYE Virtual Program.

Dempsey, A. & Diemand, K. (2018, May 4). Integrating feminist pedagogy in one-shot library instruction sessions [Poster Presentation] LOEX, Houston, TX.

Kendig, M., Proctor, J., Dempsey, A., Harkless, S. & Hall, R. (2017, February 20-23). Reusability, digital reunification, and analysis of overseas pension records [Poster presentation]. The International Digital Curation Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Dempsey, A. (2017, May). The Overseas Pension Project [Lightning talk]. The Humanities and Technology Camp Unconference, Washington, DC.