Noah Lenstra

Library & Information Science (LIS) Department
Noah Lenstra

Assistant Professor
Email: njlenstr@uncg.edu
Office: 456 SOE Building
Phone:
 336.334.3477
Website: Dr. Lenstra’s Website

Research Interest

Community informatics and engagement, Public libraries, Archives & special collections, Digital culture

Education

  • Ph.D. in Library & Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • C.A.S. in Library & Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • M.S. in Library & Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • B.A. in English,; Geology and Portuguese minors, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Biography

Noah Lenstra takes a community informatics approach to the study and teaching of libraries, heritage, and marginalized populations. His dissertation analyzed how public libraries and senior centers are used by senior citizens learning digital technologies. Past research has focused on digital heritage, genealogy, archives, and community engagement in libraries. He teaches in the areas of archives, digital libraries, and information sources and services.

Link to Dr. Lenstra’s CV

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