Emily in a hat, under a tree

Emily Coolidge Toker

Digital Pedagogy Librarian
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Lamont Library

Emily Coolidge Toker is the Digital Pedagogy Librarian, supporting faculty and librarians with instructional design, educational technology integration, and pedagogical innovation. She provides training workshops, consultations, and personalized assistance to faculty, students, researchers, and library staff, as well as public workshops for the community.

Emily has an MLIS from Simmons, an M.A. 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. With Sarah DeMott, 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 provides consultations and workshops under the auspices of the Qualitative Research Support Group and the Digital Scholarship Group


  • Research, Teaching, and Learning


  • Turkish
  • French