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Kristin Nielsen

I'm the head of the Reference Department and the subject specialist for English, Theatre & Film Studies, and Comparative Literature. I also manage the Libraries' collections in Journalism, Communication Studies, and the Main Library Leisure Reading collection.

Please contact me:

  • with questions about reference and instructional services at the UGA Libraries
  • to request books, journals, and databases for the collections in the above subjects
  • for class library sessions and individual research consultations in English, Theatre, Film, and Comparative Literature


University of Georgia, M.A., English
Simmons College, M.L.S
Wellesley College, B.A., English

Links of Interest

Purchase Request Form
Request a Library Instruction Session
UGA Libraries Featured Titles
American Literature Resources
English Literature Resources
Comparative Literature Resources
Theatre & Film Research
Drama/Theatre Resources
Film Studies Resources

Professional Activities

Indexer, Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (ABELL); available through LION
Fact-Checker, New Georgia Encyclopedia

Professional Organizations

American Library Association; Association of College and Research Libraries Literatures in English Section and Instruction Section; Georgia Library Association

Contact Information

Reference Department
Main Library
University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602
Phone: (706) 542-0654
Email: knielsen@uga.edu