j lambert

Contact Information


Voice: 657-278-4055

Office: PLN-323

Joy E. Lambert

Reference and Instruction Librarian


I am a Reference and Instruction Librarian here at the Pollak Library. I teach library instruction sessions for a variety of subjects including Freshman Programs, English, Communications, Child & Adolescent Studies, Business, and Education.  My research interests are diversity in librarianship, intellectual freedom issues, and anything related to Harry Potter and/or Wizard Rock.


2005, M.L.I.S., San Jose State University

2002, B.A., Sociology, California State University, Fullerton

Scholarly Work

Breitbach, W. & Lambert, J.E. (2011). Patron-driven ebook acquisition. Computers in      Libraries 31(6), 17-20.

Lambert, J.E. (2007) Rachel Singer Gordon, Editor, The NextGen Librarian's Survival      Guide. Serials Review 33(1), 66-68.


American Library Association

California Academic and Research Libraries

Southern California Instruction Librarians