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Marilyn Scott

Education Research Librarian

Assistant Professor
Research and Learning, Academic Outreach

(804) 828-9049
James Branch Cabell Library, Room 121-L


  • M.S. Library Science, The Catholic University of America, 1998
  • M.A. History, Seattle University, 1970
  • B.A. History, Washington State University, 1966

Previous professional experience

  • Library Assistant, VCU Libraries, 1997-1998

Teaching experience

  • Defense Advanced Procurement, U.S. Army Logistics Management College
  • Material Acquisition Management, U.S. Army Logistics Management College

Selected presentations

Selected publications

  • Scott, M. & Sourwine, D. (1996). Cost accounting standards: Taking the mystery out of the exemptions. Contract Management, 36.

Selected VCU Libraries service

  • Electronic Resources Committee, Chair
  • SFX Implementation Team

Professional organizations

  • Virginia Library Association, Secretary
  • American Library Association
    • Library Instruction Round Table
  • Association of College Research Libraries
  • ALA Reference and User Services Association

Collection management subject areas

  • Reference, general works, bibliography, library science, law and government, education

Research interests

  • Email and chat reference services

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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