Kestrel Ward

Faculty Profile

Kestrel Ward

Visiting Education Librarian
Education Library Room 1502

Kestrel Ward (She/They)

M.S. Florida State University, Information
M.A. Durham University Durham UK, Classics and Ancient History
B.A. University of Florida, Classics

Research Interests: LGBTQ archives, digital violence, women’s history, and pop culture

Subject Specialist for Counselor Education; Educational Leadership; Higher Education Administration; Marriage and Family Counseling; Mental Health Counseling; Research and Evaluation Methodology; School Counseling and Guidance; School Psychology; Student Personnel in Higher Education.

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Recent Scholarship:

  • Ward, K. (2022). What: Contextualizing digital violence prevention within library work. In P. Walker, A. Jazairi, & C. Rowell (Eds.), Digital Literacy Against Digital Violence: A Handbook for Library Workers.
  • Ward, K. (2022). Digital literacy against digital violence: A handbook for academic library workers. Presented at the American Library Association Annual Conference 2022. Washington D.C.
  • Ward, K. & Hodge, T. (2021). Best practices for equal access to library online events. Presented at the Florida Association of College and Research Libraries 2021 Conference. Virtual.
  • Ward, K. & Dees, J. (2021). Unlocking the stacks: Tooling Excel for collaborative inventories. Presented at the 2021 Access Services Conference. Atlanta GA.