Juanita Midgette Spence

EDUCATION: Ed.D. Educational Leadership/Higher Education Administration, Argosy University, MLS, Master’s degree in Library Science, North Carolina Central University; BS, Business Administration, Elizabeth City State University RESEARCH INTEREST: Dr. Spence has a special interest and has done research on the “Shortage of African American males in the field of education.” Her dissertation is titled as "Selected African Males Who Chose Teaching as a Career". She continues to research this area. Dr. Spence is the Director of Library Services at Elizabeth City State University. She began her professional career as the Coordinator for the Curriculum Materials Center in the School of Education and Psychology at Elizabeth City State University and as a Circulation Librarian. In addition to her administrative assignments, she currently serves as the Chair for the Elizabeth City State University Library Advisory Committee. Demonstrating her love of books, Dr. Midgette Spence shows her passion for reading by encouraging young people to read. Dr. Midgette Spence serves on several university and state committees and she is an active member of the following professional organizations: American Library Association, North Carolina Library Association, and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.

There are 7 included publications by Juanita Midgette Spence :

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African American Librarians: A Survey Conducted between 2019 and 2020 in the United States 2023 41 The library profession in the United States faces many challenges in keeping up with diversity, inclusion, and equity efforts. African Americans who are entering the library profession contribute to these efforts. This article presents the analysis o...
G.R. Little Library Newsletter 2019 2019 14 G.R. Little Library Newsletter 2019. Editor: Nurhak Tuncer Bayramli
G.R. Little Library Newsletter 2020 2020 11 G.R. Little Library Newsletter 2019. Editor: Nurhak Tuncer Bayramli
G.R. Little Library Newsletter 2021 2021 12 G.R. Little Library Newsletter 2021. Editor: Nurhak Tuncer Bayramli
G.R. Little Library Newsletter 2022 2022 43 G.R. Little Library Newsletter 2022: Editor: Nurhak Tuncer Bayramli
G.R. Little Library Newsletter 2023 2023 46 G.R. Little Library Newsletter 2023: Editor: Nurhak Tuncer Bayramli
Paraprofessional Library Conference 2023 34 Presented by Dr. Juanita Midgette Spence, Director of Library Services; Mary Jordan, Technical Services Librarian; Cynthia Horne Wise, Circulation Librarian.