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Zhijia Shen: Education & Background

Chinese & East Asian Studies Librarian

Education & Professional Activities


  • Ph.D. in Chinese history from University of Chicago
  • MS in Library and Information Science from University of Illinois

Professional memberships

  • Council on East Asian Libraries
  • Society of Chinese Studies Librarians
  • Association of Asian Studies
  • Chinese American Librarians Association


  • 2018 Chinese American Librarians Association Distinguished Service Award

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English

Outside of the Library

Systems Librarian

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Zhijia Shen
322B Gowen Hall