Chaparro is a social and behavioral sciences librarian at Virginia Commonwealth University and a former lecturer and faculty member at Rutgers University, Simmons College, San Jose State University among others. Fulbright Scholar to the USA (1995-1997). Chaparro has been a lecturer for SIS since spring 2019.
- Communication, Information and Library Science, Ph.D, Rutgers University
- Library Science, MLS, Rutgers University
- Library and Information Sciences, BA, Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
- Hispanic Literature and Linguistics, BA, Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Areas of Expertise:
- Information Literacy
- International and Comparative Librarianship and Scholarship
- Academic Libraries
- Information Policies
- Distance Higher Education
- Academic Outreach
- INSC 519 Information Environments
My favorite thing about working at SIS is:
“The quality of the scholarship and teaching.”
- Virginia Library Association
- Chaparro, S. , Newell, Z. (September 2018) . An invitation to globalize the information literacy agenda: Expanding discourse. Paper presented at the meeting of the European Conference on Information Literacy, Oulu, Finland.
- Chaparro, S. (2012) . Common denominators in the development of Latino library leadership. In Ayala, J. L. , Guereña, S. (Eds.), Pathways to progress: Issues and advances in Latino Librarianship (1-6). Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited.
- Chaparro, S. (2007) . Where social justice meets librarianship: Truth commissions as information spaces for work and activism in international librarianship. Information for Social Change, 25. Retrieved February 16, 2019, from http://libr.org/isc/table-of-contents-current-issue/