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Nia Rodgers

Information Associate

Research and Learning, Teaching, Learning, and Information

(804) 828-8565
James Branch Cabell Library, Room 121


  • M.L.I.S., University of South Carolina, expected 2017
  • M.A., Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, VCU, 2014
  • B.A., Political Science, North Carolina State University, 2008
  • A.A., General Education, Snow College, 1988

Previous Professional Experience 

  • Library Assistant, Research and Information Services, Wake County Public Library, Raleigh, N.C., 2005-07  
  • Graduate Assistant, D.H. Hill Library, NCSU, 2005-07
  • Office Manager/Information Specialist, D.H. Hill Library, NCSU, 1998-2005  
  • Library Assistant, D.H. Hill Library, NCSU, 1994-98
  • Circulation Assistant, Durham County Public Library, Durham, N.C., 1991-93
  • Library Page, Durham County Public Library, Durham, N.C., 1991-93
  • Data Entry Technician, Cataloging Department, Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, 1990   

Selected VCU Libraries Service

  • Front Line Supervisors Work Group, Chair, 2008-present
  • VCU Libraries Employee Association, former vice president and advisor
  • Search Committee, Librarian for the Sciences and Engineering, 2008

Professional Organizations

  • American Library Association
  • Virginia Library Association
  • Virginia Library Association Paraprofessional Association, former board member 

Research Interests

  • Access to government documents, national security, intellectual freedom, open access     

Community Service

  • As part work assigned in the Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness master's program, assisted Powhatan County and the city of Hopewell in revising emergency operations plans, 2010-11
  • Operation Christmas Child, Samaritan’s Purse, 2010–present 







VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-1111
All Libraries
Tompkins-McCaw Library MCV Campus
509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-0636

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