Katrina Lee Spencer

Librarian for African American & African Studies
Unit Paid Employee (Faculty)

Job summary

Katrina Spencer provides library communication, outreach, research services, and instruction to the Carter G. Woodson Institute at the University of Virginia (UVA). She also writes for a variety of library and information science (LIS) publications, reads texts that foreground a variety of types of diversity, and creates programming for LIS professionals.

Subject Specialties

African American and African Studies

Professional profile

Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing / Spanish, Pepperdine University

Master of Professional Writing, University of Southern California

Master of Spanish, Middlebury College

Master of Library and Information Science, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Primary office location

Old Cabell Hall

Preferred pronouns


Non-english languages spoken

Spanish/Portuguese/French/very little Arabic