Social Work Librarian

Sharon Munro
Information Services Librarian, Leddy Library

Ms. Munro's Fall 2023 Office Hours are as follows:

Wednesdays 9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Room 107, School of Social Work (Windsor Hall)
Phone: (519) 253-3000, ext. 3850

Educational Background

  • BSW, MSW, MLIS - Dalhousie University
  • BA, University of Toronto


SHARON MUNRO is the Social work librarian at the Leddy Library. In addition to her qualifications in Library and Information Studies, she also has a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Social Work. Students can make appointments to see her for one-to-one help with their research. She can also advise faculty members about bibliographic databases and other library resources that may be pertinent to their research and classes. Sharon provides library instruction classes that are specifically tailored for Social Work courses. She is responsible for buying library materials for Social Work and welcomes suggestions and advice from faculty and students. She liaises regularly with the Social Work faculty bibliographer about library materials and new development/programs in the School of Social Work that require library resources. Sharon can be reached via email at and virtual appointments can be set up through Microsoft Teams.

The following links may be useful for School of Social Work faculty and students:

Social Work Subject Page

Mindfulness Rooms and Curated Collections at the Leddy Library

Resources for Social Work Research

Research Methods in Social Work

Social Work Journal Evaluation and Citation Analysis

Social Work Statistics

Resources by Subject

Research Help

Research and Course Guides

Writing Support Desk

Citation Style Guides

Managing Your Citations