Distance Education Librarian
1012 Winslow Street
Punxsutawney, PA 15767
Carrie Bishop is the distance learning librarian and serves as personal librarian for students in Communications Media, Journalism and Public Relations, and at IUP’s regional campuses, including the Academy of Culinary Arts. As the distance learning librarian,
she works to support the research and information needs of all students learning at a distance and/or online by ensuring they have equitable access to the library’s collections and services. She spends much of her time designing and delivering library
instruction in online courses and building online instructional materials like videos tutorials, and research guides that students can access anytime, from anywhere!
Carrie joined the IUP Libraries in April 2015. Previously she worked as reference
and instruction librarian at Penn State DuBois and information literacy coordinator at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. Her research lies at the intersections of online learning, instructional design, information literacy, and educational
Hours for Spring 2021 Finals Week
Sunday, May 2: 12:00–8:00 p.m.Monday through Thursday, May 3–6: 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.Friday, May 7: 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.Saturday: Closed
Hours for Summer 2021 (beginning May 10)
Saturday–Sunday: ClosedMonday–Friday: 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Information about virtual library services and student access to computers is available at IUP Libraries During Coronavirus.
Exceptions to normal hours