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Emily Coolidge Toker

Learning Technology Specialist
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Lamont Library

Emily Coolidge Toker is the Learning Technology Specialist in the Services for Academic Programs (SAP) department, supporting FAS librarians with instructional design, educational technology integration, and pedagogical innovation. She provides training workshops, consultations, and personalized assistance to students, researchers, and library staff, as well as public workshops for the community.

Emily has an MLIS from Simmons, an MA in Cultural Studies from Sabanci University, and a B.A. in Sociology from Bryn Mawr College. Her research interests include translation theory, mimesis, the globalization and politics of English, and diaspora studies. She supports the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, and the Judaica Division, and with Jess Cohen-Tanugi, the Linguistics Department.

Emily is a Copyright First Responder, and can generally be found in Lamont, Widener, and Cabot Science Library.

Emily can be found in the Virtual Media Lab zoom room, accessible through https://bit.ly/lamontzoom.


  • Research, Teaching, and Learning


  • Turkish
  • French