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Dr. Pamela J Louderback

Dr. Pamela J Louderback

  • Director Library BA
    Broken Arrow Library

Office Location

  • Broken Arrow
    • Broken Arrow Library 234
    • Phone: (918) 449-6452

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Pamela Louderback is an Associate Professor of Library Services and the Library Director at Northeastern State University’s Broken Arrow campus. She holds a Doctorate in Higher Education Administration and Public Policy from Oklahoma State University, a Master’s in Library and Information Systems from the University of Oklahoma, and a Bachelor’s in Governance and Public Policy. Louderback is a Fulbright Scholar whose research study focused on the comparison of language revitalization policies. She continues to serve the Fulbright as a Fulbright Alumni Ambassador.


  • EDD, Higher Education Administration, Oklahoma State University, Summa cum laude, 2008
  • OtherMasters in Library and Information Studies (MLIS), Academic/Library Science, University of Oklahoma, Magna cum laude, 1997
  • BA, Government and Public Policy/Political Science, Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, Magna cum laude, 1984

Research Interests:

Louderback's research and publications focus on Indigenous academic success, curriculum technology integration, incorporating OER into the curriculum, and in assisting underrepresented students in the transition to college.

Teaching Interests:

Louderback's teaching interest include information literacy, learning management systems, the organization of materials, instructional design and online educational resources.

Professional Activities:

Intellectual Content:

  • Academic Encounters of American Indian Freshmen: Indentifying Factors that Promote Academic Success for Native Students (Book, Scholarly-New), Discovery, Published, January (1st Quarter/Winter), 2009
  • Inclusive education practices for a culturally responsive teacher education program (Conference Proceeding), Discovery, Published, October (4th Quarter/Autumn), 2016
  • Bridging Worlds: Emerging Models and Practices of U.S. Academic Libraries Around the Globe (Book Review), Discovery, Published, April (2nd Quarter/Spring), 2017
  • Developing Culturally Responsive Curriculum and Learning Resources for School Library Education Programs (Journal Article, Academic Journal), Discovery, Published, December, 2017
  • Setting Sail for Tipasa: Preparing for an Interlibrary Loan System Transition (Journal Article, Academic Journal), Discovery, Published, October (4th Quarter/Autumn), 2019


  • Open Educational Resources & the NSU Libraries - Open Educational Resources & the NSU Libraries - - 31 Jan 2019
  • Creatively Integrating the ACRL Framework through the Big Read Grant Program - Making Information Meaningful - Tulsa Community College - SE Campus - 01 Oct 2015
  • Distinguished Judge - Institute of Ideas Debating Matters, UK - Royal Belfast Academical Institution, Belfast, Northern Ireland - 01 Nov 2010
  • Rightfully Hers - Rightfully Hers Popup Traveling Exhibit - Broken Arrow, OK - 01 Sep 2019

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