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Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion in Penn Libraries Collections Discovery: About Us

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The DEI and Discovery working group serves as the governing body that reviews issues, consults subject matter specialists, and sets priorities for action to address diversity, equity, and inclusion issues in Penn Libraries’ online catalog and other discovery environments. 

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  • Kathleen Burlingame, Co-Chair 
  • Monique Breaux  
  • Rachelle Nelson
  • Kaylin Blount
  • Elsa Varela 
  • Sam Sfirri, Co-Chair
  • Beth Picknally Camden (DIA liaison) 


  • Katherine Schultz (Library Technology Services)
  • Kayt Ahnberg (User Experience & Resource Description)
  • Deb Stewart (subject specialist/museological perspective)