Melissa L Miller

Head, Philosophy Library/Humanities Librarian
Philosophy Library
Office: MHP 202


Head of the James Harmon Hoose Library of Philosophy

Facutly Librarian, Humanities

Subject specialist for Philosophy, Religion, Anthropology, History of Science & Technology, Linguistics, and Comparative Literature

Collection Development & Management

Reference & Instruction


Master of Heritage Conservation (MHC), School of Architecture, University of Southern California, (expected, 2023)

Doctor of Education, Educational Leadership (EdD), Rossier School of Education, University of Southern California, (August, 2018). Dissertation Title: Mind, Motivation, and Meaningful Learning: A Cognitive Science Approach To Learning How To Learn

Master of Management in Library and Information Science (MMLIS), Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, (December, 2014)

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology (BA), Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences, University of Southern California, (May, 2013)

Associate of Arts, Humanities (AA), Pasadena City College, (June, 2011)

Associate of Arts, Social and Behavioral Sciences (AA), Pasadena City College, (June, 2011)

Subject Matter Expertise

  • Anthropology
  • Comparative Literature
  • History of Science & Technology
  • Linguistics
  • Philosophy
  • Religion