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Donna Coghill

Community Engagement Librarian and Coordinator of Campus Partnerships

Research and Learning, Teaching, Learning, and Information

(804) 828-6554
James Branch Cabell Library, Room 121-K
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Curriculum Vitae

Donna E. Coghill has focused her career in education, instruction and outreach. Currently, the library liaison to VCU’s Division of Community Engagement and the Division of Strategic Enrollment Management, she also works with high schools and non-VCU researchers in need of access to collections and services. She provides research and teaching services for service learning courses, as well as outreach support for Living Learning Programs; and teaches library instruction sessions and supports the research goals of VCU's undergraduates.

For the university and in the Central Virginia community, Donna has been an active voice for equality, diversity and change. She participated in the development of VCU's diversity plan, served on the VCU Alumni Board of Directors, was chair and charter member of Single Volunteers of Richmond and was as a member of the Family Lifeline Youth Advisory Board. Currently on campus, Donna is a VCU Green Zone volunteer, a facilitator for the VCU Safe Zone program, a member of Equality VCU, and serves on the VCU Police Department's LGBTQ+ Safety Advisory Group. 


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
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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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