Allison Langham-Putrow Scholarly Communications and Engineering Liaison Librarian

Full position title(s)
Scholarly Communications Librarian


As liaison to the Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering; Industrial and Systems; and Mechanical Engineering departments, I provide consultations and presentations on request for students and faculty. I can help you design search strategies, locate and, if necessary, purchase sources, and give in-class presentations on topics include library resources, research data management, and citation managers. As Scholarly Communications Librarian, I support the University of Minnesota Libraries in exploring new approaches for sharing, preserving, and enhancing the impact of scholarly activity.


M.A., Library and Information Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

B.S., Chemical Engineering, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology