Applied Information Management
Prospective Students

Miriam Rigby, MA, MLIS

Lecturer, Applied Information Management Program, University of Oregon
Associate Librarian, University of Oregon Libraries
AIM affiliation since 2013.


BA, cultural anthropology, 2002, Reed College
MA, social sciences, 2004, University of Chicago
MLIS, 2008, University of Washington

Areas of Interest

Open access publishing, physical and linguistic interaction, publication cycles and citation trends in anthropology, human interaction with information.

Personal Description

Miriam Rigby has been the anthropology, sociology, and ethnic studies subject specialist librarian at the University of Oregon (UO) since 2008. Her responsibilities include providing extensive research consultation and instruction services for faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students. Rigby provides research services in-person and virtually, manages the collections for her subject areas, and heads the collection development group for all of the social sciences. She has also taught and co-taught a variety of for-credit, research-focused courses for the UO's undergraduate population.

Professional Website

University of Oregon Libraries

Organization Information

The mission of the University of Oregon Libraries is to enrich the student learning experience, encourage exploration and research at all levels, and contribute to advancements in access to scholarly resources.


Electronic Information and Research