Meet Leslie Vega
Reference Instruction Librarian, Library
Phone: (813) 257-3244
Address: 401 W. Kennedy Blvd. Tampa, FL 33606
Building: LIB Room: 148
Education2004 Carnegie Mellon University, BFA in Fine Art
2009 Pratt Institute, M.S. in Theory, Criticism and History of Art, Design and Architecture
2009 Pratt Institute, M.S. in Library and Information Science
Leslie Vega specializes in art librarianship, museum collections and archives. Her interests involve visual literacy and culture, and art historical applications in the digital humanities. She teaches information literacy classes to students in the First-Year Writing Program. Vega is also the library liaison to the departments of Art and Design, Communication, English and Writing, and Film, Animation and New Media (FMX).
Professional and Community ActivitiesVega is an active member of the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA).
Honors and Awards2014 NYS/UUP Individual Development Award to attend SEI, Summer Educational Institute for Visual Resources and Image Management
2008 Rare Book School Full-Tuition Scholarship