Subject Librarian for Political Science, Public Administration, Public Policy, & Law
Associate Librarian

Contact Information

Dewey Graduate Library
Short Bio

Angela Hackstadt (she/her) is the Subject Librarian for Political Science, Public Policy, Public Administration and Law at the University at Albany and a member of the scholarly communications team. In this role, Angela assists students and faculty with research and navigating scholarly communications issues, provides reference service, and provides library instruction and outreach for her subject areas. Angela’s research interests include trust in information, issues at the intersection of collection development and scholarly communications, and the gap between research and policy.

photo of Angela Hackstadt taken by Makenna Henderson, 2019


BA, University of Arkansas
MLIS, University of Alabama

Consultation and Support Areas

  • International Affairs
  • Law
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration & Policy
  • Scholarly Communication
  • General Reference

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Active Service (Selected)

Copyright First Responders-New York
COVID-19 and Minority Health Disparities in NYS Engaged Researchers Working Group
Eastern New York Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries, President
Academic and Special Libraries Section of the New York Library Association, Past President
University Senate, Senator

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