University of Wisconsin–Madison

Michele Besant

Associate Director

michele.besant@wisc.edu

(608) 263-2963

4234 Helen C. White Hall

Headshot Michel Besant

Education

PhD Library & Information Studies, 1999, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Areas of Interest

Community engagement, Library valuation, Tribal cultural institutions, History of the Women in Print Movement

Classes taught

LIS 601 Information: Perspectives and Contexts
LIS 640 Tribal Libraries, Archives & Museums Field Project
LIS 654 Management of Information Agencies
LIS 826 Field Project: LILI