Stephanie Birch

Stephanie Birch

Research Services Librarian

Pronouns She | Her | Hers  

Department Research Services

Stephanie Birch is the Africana Studies Librarian at UConn Library. Prior to becoming a Husky, she served as the African American Studies Librarian at the University of Florida and library liaison to the UF Oral History Program. Stephanie holds advanced degrees in History, African Studies, and Library Science from the University of Illinois, where she also earned a BFA in Art History with a concentration in African Diaspora Art. In her free time, Stephanie enjoys creating art, exploring historical sites, and being a human/dog mom.

Areas of Expertise

  • African American Studies
  • Black Digital Humanities
  • Community Outreach & Engagement 
  • Prison Studies & Mass Incarceration
  • Oral History

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