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Cynthia Karpa McCarthy

Cynthia Karpa McCarthySan José Campus Librarian

Contact:
125 S. Market St., #200
San José, CA 95113
(415) 422-5580
(408) 343-3391
cmccarthy2@usfca.edu

What I do
As one of of two librarians in the San José Campus Library, I help students with research, give library instruction and keep our little library humming.

About me
I’m a Bay Area native who got to go to grade school in India, high school in Michigan and college in Texas. After earning a Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Texas-Austin, I worked as a newspaper reporter. I finished my Master of Library & Information Science degree from San José State University in December 2010. I'm also a part-time faculty librarian at San José State University.

Interests
I love local, regional and library history, and, of course, reading.