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Katy Kelly

Professor; Coordinator of Marketing and Engagement

Full-Time Faculty

Libraries: Inclusive Excellence, Engagement, and Operations, Reference and Instruction


Email: Katy Kelly
Phone: 937-229-4274
Roesch Library 210
Website: Visit Site


Katy promotes library services and resources by planning, developing, and assessing programs, activities, and publications for the university community. She manages Roesch Library's Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts and chairs the Libraries Marketing and Outreach Team. She also provides reference support and participates in library instruction. Katy is the liaison to the Department of Communication and the Department of Criminal Justice and Security Studies.


  • B.S.C., Ohio University (2008)
  • M.S.L.I.S., Syracuse University (2010)

Professional Activities

  • Member, Association for College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
  • Member, American Library Association (ALA)
  • Member, Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO)
    • President, 2016-2017
  • Member, Beta Phi Mu, International Library & Information Studies Honors Society
  • Editor, Public Services Quarterly marketing column

Research Interests

  • Marketing in libraries
  • Library outreach programming