Louise Wyche

Louise Wyche

Title: Instructor
Department: Library
Discipline:
Office: Library Rm. 112
Phone: 912.358.4323
Fax: 912.358.4826
Email: wychel@savannahstate.edu

Biography

Dedicated professional librarian for over 40 years; currently serves as Head of Reference Services at SSU's Asa H. Gordon Library. In this capacity, I strive to provide quality information, research, and instruction services with a consistent professional, friendly, and focused emphasis on excellent customer services for all library patrons; divorced, mother of two daughters, oldest of six siblings; born and raised in Thomasville, Georgia; I enjoy reading, music, dance, movies; visiting libraries, art galleries and museums; travel, and time spent with family and friends.

Research Interests

Information services and cutting edge technologies; relevance of traditional libraries and growth of digital medium; politics, society, and civic/social awareness; girls and women empowerment.

Education

MS, Library Service - Clark Atlanta University (formerly Atlanta University)
BA, English - Barber-Scotia College

Awards & Honors

Name: Who's Who in America, 69th ed.
Organization: Marquis Publisher
Date: 5/1/2014
Nominated for inclusion as highest recognition for professional accomplishments in library services.

Name: Listed in Who's Who in America, 66th ed.
Organization: Marquis Biographical Reference Publisher
Date: 2/15/2011
Biography selected for inclusion in the renowned biographical reference directory first published in 1899, and chronicles American achievement of the highest merit.

Name: Certificate of Excellence fror Providing Outstanding Leadership in Student Engagement
Organization: SSU
Date: 8/1/2006


Name: Leadership Institute
Organization: HBCU Library Alliance
Date: 4/1/2006
Selected as a fellow to participate in the leadership institutes for professional development with the library director to promote the visibility of the library over 5-years and align resources for strategic areas of service.

Name: Certificate of Excellence for Service and Engagement
Organization: SSU
Date: 8/1/2005

Publications

Title: The Savannah State University Writing in the disciplines guide
Publication Date: 4/1/2009
Publisher: Fountainhead Press
Page Number: 413
Type: Book, Chapter in Textbook-New
Authors: Louise Everett Wyche,