Facilitating the Learning and Academic Performance of Student Veterans

to Dr. Win Shih, EdD director of integrated library systems, and Eduardo Tinoco, business librarian both from the University of Southern California.


This project will utilize mixed-methods to examine library services to veteran student populations to understand information needs, library services, and challenges to working with this growing student population. The research hopes to inform academic libraries, two- and four-year higher education institutions, and relevant governmental agencies on the needs of student veteran populations.

Awards Won

Title Year
Diversity Research Grant

The ALA Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services sponsors this grant program which began in 2002 to address critical gaps in the knowledge of equity, diversity, and inclusion issues within library and information science.

2015 - Winner(s)